Standardization in the field of life cycle assessment as a tool for environmental management of product and service systems. It encompasses the assessment of impacts on the environment from the extraction of raw materials to the final disposal of waste

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published ISO standards *

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


ISO standards under development *

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


Participating members


Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 207/SC 5/WG 8 Water footprint Working group *
ISO/TC 207/SC 5/WG 11 Life cycle assessment -- Requirements and guidelines Working group *

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

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 207/SC 5

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 207/SC 5 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 111 Environmental standardization for electrical and electronic products and systems IEC
ISO/TC 17 Steel ISO
ISO/TC 147 Water quality ISO
ISO/TC 184/SC 4 Industrial data ISO
ISO/TC 298 Rare earth ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 207/SC 5

ISO/TC 207/SC 5 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 17 Steel ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 17 Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works ISO
ISO/TC 147 Water quality ISO
ISO/TC 184/SC 4 Industrial data ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
CI Consumers International A
EC - European Commission European Commission A
ECOS (Europe) European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation A
EuropaBio European Association for Bioindustries A
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations A
FSLCI Forum for Sustainability through Life Cycle Innovation A
IAI - aluminium International Aluminium Institute A
ICMM International Council on Mining and Metals A
IDF International Dairy Federation A
INLAC Latinoamerican Institute for Quality Assurance A
SETAC Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry A
WBCSD World Business Council for Sustainable Development A
WFN Stichting Water Footprint Network A
World Steel Association World Steel Association A
WRI World Resources Institute A
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
7-16 June 2017 Halifax (Canada) ISO/TC 207  
14-15 June 2017 Halifax (Canada) ISO/TC 207/SC 5  

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

ISO/TC 207/SC 5 - Secretariat

AFNOR France
Association française de normalisation
11 rue Francis de Pressensé
F-93571 La Plaine Saint-Denis Cedex

Tel: +33 1 41 62 80 00
Fax: +33 1 49 17 90 00

Secretariat direct:
M Jean-Charles Michaud