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Standardization in the field of corrosion of metals and alloys including corrosion test methods, corrosion prevention methods and corrosion control engineering life cycle. General coordination of activities in these fields within ISO.

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85

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 156

23

ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 156

22

Participating members

30

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 156/SC 1 Corrosion control engineering life cycle Sub committee
ISO/TC 156/AG Advisory Group Working group *
ISO/TC 156/AHG 1 Corrosion Rates of the Embedded Steel Reinforcement in Concrete Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 1 Terminology Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 2 Environmentally assisted cracking Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 4 Atmospheric corrosion testing and classification of corrosivity of atmosphere Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 5 Intergranular corrosion Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 6 General principles of testing and data interpretation Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 7 Accelerated corrosion tests Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 9 Corrosion testing of materials for power generation Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 10 Cathodic protection of buried and immersed metallic structures Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 11 Electrochemical test methods Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 13 High temperature corrosion Working group *
ISO/TC 156/WG 14 Tribo-corrosion Working group *

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

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 156

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 156 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 2/SC 14 Surface coatings ISO
ISO/TC 8/SC 8 Ship design ISO
ISO/TC 17 Steel ISO
ISO/TC 17/SC 7 Methods of testing (other than mechanical tests and chemical analysis) ISO
ISO/TC 35/SC 9 General test methods for paints and varnishes ISO
ISO/TC 35/SC 12 Preparation of steel substrates before application of paints and related products ISO
ISO/TC 35/SC 14 Protective paint systems for steel structures ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 14 Design life ISO
ISO/TC 67 Materials, equipment and offshore structures for petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries ISO
ISO/TC 79 Light metals and their alloys ISO
ISO/TC 79/SC 2 Organic and anodic oxidation coatings on aluminium ISO
ISO/TC 79/SC 6 Wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys ISO
ISO/TC 107 Metallic and other inorganic coatings ISO
ISO/TC 107/SC 3 Electrodeposited coatings and related finishes ISO
ISO/TC 107/SC 4 Hot dip coatings (galvanized, etc.) ISO
ISO/TC 107/SC 7 Corrosion tests ISO
ISO/TC 107/SC 8 Chemical conversion coatings ISO
ISO/TC 115 Pumps ISO
ISO/TC 119 Powder metallurgy ISO
ISO/TC 146 Air quality ISO
ISO/TC 147 Water quality ISO
ISO/TC 155 Nickel and nickel alloys ISO
ISO/TC 164/SC 5 Fatigue testing ISO
ISO/TC 167 Steel and aluminium structures ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 156

ISO/TC 156 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 8/SC 8 Ship design ISO
ISO/TC 17 Steel ISO
ISO/TC 17/SC 7 Methods of testing (other than mechanical tests and chemical analysis) ISO
ISO/TC 18 Zinc and zinc alloys [STANDBY] ISO
ISO/TC 26 Copper and copper alloys ISO
ISO/TC 35/SC 9 General test methods for paints and varnishes ISO
ISO/TC 35/SC 12 Preparation of steel substrates before application of paints and related products ISO
ISO/TC 35/SC 14 Protective paint systems for steel structures ISO
ISO/TC 58 Gas cylinders ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 14 Design life ISO
ISO/TC 67 Materials, equipment and offshore structures for petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries ISO
ISO/TC 79 Light metals and their alloys ISO
ISO/TC 79/SC 2 Organic and anodic oxidation coatings on aluminium ISO
ISO/TC 107 Metallic and other inorganic coatings ISO
ISO/TC 107/SC 4 Hot dip coatings (galvanized, etc.) ISO
ISO/TC 107/SC 7 Corrosion tests ISO
ISO/TC 119 Powder metallurgy ISO
ISO/TC 119/SC 2 Sampling and testing methods for powders (including powders for hardmetals) ISO
ISO/TC 119/SC 3 Sampling and testing methods for sintered metal materials (excluding hardmetals) ISO
ISO/TC 119/SC 4 Sampling and testing methods for hardmetals ISO
ISO/TC 146/SC 3 Ambient atmospheres ISO
ISO/TC 155 Nickel and nickel alloys ISO
ISO/TC 164 Mechanical testing of metals ISO
ISO/TC 164/SC 5 Fatigue testing ISO
ISO/TC 167 Steel and aluminium structures ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
EFC European Federation of Corrosion A
IUPAC International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry A
UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe A

ISO/TC 156 - Secretariat

SAC China
Standardization Administration of China
BaijiazhuangDongli Bld.13
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100026
China

Tel: +86 10 8226 2622
Fax: +86 10 8226 0660

Secretariat direct:
Mrs Jie Hou
Tel: +86 10 65244712