Standardization of design, construction, operation, environmental planning and management, risk management, quantification, monitoring and verification, and related activities in the field of carbon dioxide capture, transportation, and geological storage (CCS).

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published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 265


ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 265


Participating members


Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 265/WG 1 Capture Working group *
ISO/TC 265/WG 2 Transportation Working group *
ISO/TC 265/WG 3 Storage Working group *
ISO/TC 265/WG 4 Quantification and Verification Working group *
ISO/TC 265/WG 5 Cross Cutting Issues Working group *
ISO/TC 265/WG 6 EOR Issues Working group *

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

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 265

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 265 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 27/SC 5 Methods of analysis ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 7 Greenhouse gas management and related activities ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 265

ISO/TC 265 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 67/SC 2 Pipeline transportation systems ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 7 Greenhouse gas management and related activities ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
CO2GeoNet The European Network of Excellence on the Geological Storage of CO2 A
CSLF Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum A
EIGA European Industrial Gases Association A
GCCSI Global CCS Institute A
IEA - énergie International Energy Agency A
IEAGHG The IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme A
WRI World Resources Institute A
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
16-17 November 2017 Sydney (Australia) ISO/TC 265  

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

ISO/TC 265 - Secretariat

SCC Canada
Canadian Standards Association
178 Rexdale Boulevard
Toronto M9W 1R3 ON

Tel: + 416 747 2470

Secretariat direct:
Ms Lynn Barber

ISO/TC 265 - Twinned Secretariat

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

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

Secretariat direct:
Ms Mei LIU
Tel: +86-10-58811715
Fax: +86-10-58811714