Standardization in the field of machines used for the preparation, processing and recovery of plastics and rubber, including the detailed safety requirements for a particular machine or group of machines. Such requirements are applicable to the design, construction and use of machinery used in the plastics and rubber industry, addressing hazards, hazardous situations and hazardous events. Moreover, the Technical Committee could take into consideration other aspects such as machine classification and measurement of energy consumption.

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Sustainable Development Goals

This committee contributes with 2 standards to the following Sustainable Development Goal:


published ISO standard *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 270


ISO standard under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 270


Participating members


Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 270/WG 1 Safety of injection moulding machines Working group
ISO/TC 270/WG 2 Extruders Working group
ISO/TC 270/WG 3 Clamping systems for plastics and rubber machines Working group

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 270

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 270:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 199 Safety of machinery ISO


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 270

ISO/TC 270 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 39/SC 10 Safety ISO
ISO/TC 199 Safety of machinery ISO

ISO/TC 270 - Secretariat

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