About

  • Secretariat: SCC
    Secretary:
    Ms Vanessa Mitchell
  • Chairperson (until end 2017):
    Mr Robert Page
    Vice chairperson (until end 2017):
    Mr Haroldo Mattos de Lemos
  • ISO Technical Programme Manager :
    Mr José Alcorta
    ISO Editorial Programme Manager :
    Mr Brian Stanton
  • Creation date: 1993

Scope

Standardization in the field of environmental management systems and tools in support of sustainable development.

Excluded:

  • test methods of pollutants, setting limit values and levels of environmental performance, and standardization of products.

Note:

The TC for environmental management will have close cooperation with ISO / TC 176 in the field of environmental systems and audits.

Quick links

36

published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 5 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 207

27

ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 3 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 207

83

Participating members

38

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 207/SC 1 Environmental management systems Sub committee
ISO/TC 207/SC 2 Environmental auditing and related environmental investigations Sub committee
ISO/TC 207/SC 3 Environmental labelling Sub committee
ISO/TC 207/SC 4 Environmental performance evaluation Sub committee
ISO/TC 207/SC 5 Life cycle assessment Sub committee
ISO/TC 207/SC 7 Greenhouse gas management and related activities Sub committee
ISO/TC 207/CAG 0 Chairman's advisory group Working group
ISO/TC 207/DCCG Developing Countries Contact Group Working group
ISO/TC 207/STTF Spanish translation task force Working group
ISO/TC 207/TCG Terminology Coordination Group Working group
ISO/TC 207/WG 8 Material flow cost accounting – General principles and framework Working group
ISO/TC 207/WG 9 Land degradation and desertification Working group
ISO/TC 207/WG 10 Environmentally conscious design Working group
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 207

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 207 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 111 Environmental standardization for electrical and electronic products and systems IEC
ISO/CASCO Committee on conformity assessment ISO
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 39 Sustainability for and by Information Technology ISO/IEC
ISO/PC 277 Sustainable procurement ISO
ISO/TC 8 Ships and marine technology ISO
ISO/TC 22 Road vehicles ISO
ISO/TC 45 Rubber and rubber products ISO
ISO/TC 46/SC 11 Archives/records management ISO
ISO/TC 61 Plastics ISO
ISO/TC 67/SC 8 Arctic operations ISO
ISO/TC 69 Applications of statistical methods ISO
ISO/TC 71/SC 8 Environmental management for concrete and concrete structures ISO
ISO/TC 91 Surface active agents ISO
ISO/TC 122/SC 4 Packaging and the environment ISO
ISO/TC 146 Air quality ISO
ISO/TC 146/SC 1 Stationary source emissions ISO
ISO/TC 147 Water quality ISO
ISO/TC 157 Non-systemic contraceptives and STI barrier prophylactics ISO
ISO/TC 176 Quality management and quality assurance ISO
ISO/TC 190/SC 7 Soil and site assessment ISO
ISO/TC 211 Geographic information/Geomatics ISO
ISO/TC 229 Nanotechnologies ISO
ISO/TC 251 Asset management ISO
ISO/TC 265 Carbon dioxide capture, transportation, and geological storage ISO
ISO/TC 266 Biomimetics ISO
ISO/TC 268 Sustainable cities and communities ISO
ISO/TC 268/SC 1 Smart community infrastructures ISO
ISO/TC 297 Waste management, recycling and road operation service ISO
ISO/TC 298 Rare earth ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 207

ISO/TC 207 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/CASCO Committee on conformity assessment ISO
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 39 Sustainability for and by Information Technology ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 8 Ships and marine technology ISO
ISO/TC 8/SC 2 Marine environment protection ISO
ISO/TC 46/SC 11 Archives/records management ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 14 Design life ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 17 Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works ISO
ISO/TC 61 Plastics ISO
ISO/TC 71/SC 8 Environmental management for concrete and concrete structures ISO
ISO/TC 91 Surface active agents ISO
ISO/TC 122/SC 4 Packaging and the environment ISO
ISO/TC 131 Fluid power systems ISO
ISO/TC 146 Air quality ISO
ISO/TC 146/SC 1 Stationary source emissions ISO
ISO/TC 147 Water quality ISO
ISO/TC 176 Quality management and quality assurance ISO
ISO/TC 190/SC 7 Soil and site assessment ISO
ISO/TC 197 Hydrogen technologies ISO
ISO/TC 211 Geographic information/Geomatics ISO
ISO/TC 224 Service activities relating to drinking water supply systems and wastewater systems - Quality criteria of the service and performance indicators ISO
ISO/TC 229 Nanotechnologies ISO
ISO/TC 251 Asset management ISO
ISO/TC 265 Carbon dioxide capture, transportation, and geological storage ISO
ISO/TC 268/SC 1 Smart community infrastructures ISO
Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
ANEC European Association for the Co-ordination of Consumer Representation in Standardization A
CEPI Confederation of European Paper Industries A
CI Consumers International A
EC - European Commission European Commission A
ECOLOGIA ECOlogists Linked for Organizing Grassroots Initiatives and Action A
ECOS (Europe) European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation A
EDF Environmental Defense Fund A
EEB European Environmental Bureau A
ENEP European Network of Environmental Professionals A
FIDIC International Federation of Consulting Engineers A
GEN Global Ecolabelling Network A
IAF International Accreditation Forum, Inc. A
IAI - aluminium International Aluminium Institute A
IAQ International Academy for Quality A
ICC - commerce International Chamber of Commerce A
IISD International Institute for Sustainable Development A
INEM International Network for Environmental Management A
INLAC Latinoamerican Institute for Quality Assurance A
IQNet IQNet Association - The International Certification Network A
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD A
SIERRA Club Sierra Club A
UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development A
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme A
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change A
WBCSD World Business Council for Sustainable Development A
WFSGI World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry A
World Steel Association World Steel Association A
WRI World Resources Institute A
APO Asian Productivity Organization B
ITC International Trade Centre B
WHO World Health Organization B
WTO World Trade Organization B

ISO/TC 207 - Secretariat

SCC Canada
Canadian Standards Association
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Toronto M9W 1R3 ON
Canada

Tel: + 416 747 2470

Secretariat direct:
Ms Vanessa Mitchell