Standardization of equipment for waste management, recycling, public cleaning and road operation. Taking into particular account technical and logistical aspects. Drafting of International Standards for products and procedures as well as safety requirements for the collection, transport, storage and transfer of solid and liquid waste.

Sludge recovery, treatment and disposal and also water re-use are not covered by the scope of this ISO/TC, but are handled e.g. in ISO/TC 275 and ISO/TC 282.

Exclusion: General environmental management (e.g. ISO 14000) and road traffic safety management systems aspects (e.g. ISO 39001) , are to be handled by ISO/TC 207 and ISO/TC 241.

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Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 297

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 297:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 195/SC 2 Road operation machinery and associated equipment ISO
ISO/TC 219 Floor coverings ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 297

ISO/TC 297 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 23 Tractors and machinery for agriculture and forestry ISO
ISO/TC 127 Earth-moving machinery ISO
ISO/TC 195 Building construction machinery and equipment ISO
ISO/TC 195/SC 2 Road operation machinery and associated equipment ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 275 Sludge recovery, recycling, treatment and disposal ISO
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
4-5 June 2019 Saint-Denis (France) ISO/TC 297  

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

ISO/TC 297 - Secretariat

DIN Germany
DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V.
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Secretariat direct:
Mr Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. (FH) Dietmar Schwark
Tel: +49 30 2601-2468
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