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Scope

Standardization of round, sawn and processed timber, and timber materials in and for use in all applications, including terminology, specifications and test methods.

Excluded:

  • those applications of timber as covered by ISO/ TC 165 "Timber structures".

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62

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 218

5

ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 218

27

Participating members

37

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 218/CAG Chairman's Advisory Group Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 1 Terminology Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 2 Round timber Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 3 Sawn and processed timber Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 4 Test methods Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 5 Parquet and wood flooring Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 6 Wooden products Working group
ISO/TC 218/WG 7 Wood residue and post consumer wood Working group

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 218

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 218:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 59/SC 2 Terminology and harmonization of languages ISO
ISO/TC 165 Timber structures ISO
ISO/TC 287 Sustainable processes for wood and wood-based products ISO
ISO/TC 296 Bamboo and rattan ISO

 

Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 218

ISO/TC 218 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 59/SC 2 Terminology and harmonization of languages ISO
ISO/TC 287 Sustainable processes for wood and wood-based products ISO
ISO/TC 296 Bamboo and rattan ISO

 

Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)

Acronym Title Category
ATIBT International Technical Tropical Timber Association A
FEP European Federation of the Parquet Industry A

Date Month Location TC/SC Note
28-1 October-November 2019 Saitama (Japan) ISO/TC 218  

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

ISO/TC 218 - Secretariat

DSTU [Ukraine]

Ukrainian scientific-research and training center of issues of standardization, certification and quality
Svyatoshynska St., 2
Kyiv 03115
Ukraine

Tel: + 38 044 452 33 96
Fax: + 38 044 452 69 07

Secretariat direct:

Mr Oleh Miroshnyk