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Scope

Standardization in oral health care including:

  • terms and definitions;
  • performance, safety, and specification requirements of dental products; and
  • clinically relevant laboratory test methods, all of which contribute to improved global health.

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174

published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 2 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 106

47

ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 1 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 106

27

Participating countries

17

Observing countries

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 106/SC 1 Filling and restorative materials Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 2 Prosthodontic materials Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 3 Terminology Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 4 Dental instruments Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 6 Dental equipment Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 7 Oral care products Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 8 Dental implants Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/SC 9 Dental CAD/CAM systems Sub committee
ISO/TC 106/WG 10 Biological evaluation Working group *

* The convener can be reached through the secretariat (See contact information below)

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 106

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 106 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 42 Photography ISO
ISO/TC 150 Implants for surgery ISO
ISO/TC 150/SC 7 Tissue-engineered medical products ISO
ISO/TC 194 Biological and clinical evaluation of medical devices ISO
ISO/TC 210 Quality management and corresponding general aspects for medical devices ISO
ISO/TC 215 Health informatics ISO
ISO/TC 217 Cosmetics ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 106

ISO/TC 106 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 42 Photography ISO
ISO/TC 150 Implants for surgery ISO
ISO/TC 150/SC 7 Tissue-engineered medical products ISO
ISO/TC 159/SC 1 General ergonomics principles ISO
ISO/TC 159/SC 3 Anthropometry and biomechanics ISO
ISO/TC 170 Surgical instruments ISO
ISO/TC 194 Biological and clinical evaluation of medical devices ISO
ISO/TC 210 Quality management and corresponding general aspects for medical devices ISO
ISO/TC 215 Health informatics ISO
ISO/TC 217 Cosmetics ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
EC - European Commission European Commission A
FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) A
FIDE Federation of the European Dental Industry A
IADR International Association for Dental Research A
IDM International Dental Manufacturing A
WHO World Health Organization A
WCO World Customs Organization B
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
20-25 August 2017 Hong Kong (Hong Kong, China) ISO/TC 106 *

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional

ISO/TC 106 - Secretariat

SCC Canada
Canadian Dental Association
1815 Alta Vista
Ottawa K1G 3Y6
Canada

Tel: +1 613 523 17 70
Fax: +1 613 523 77 36

Secretariat direct:
Ms Sylvia Lefebvre