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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ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 270


Participating countries


Observing countries

* 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 *

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

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

UNI Italy
Ente Nazionale Italiano di Unificazione
Via Sannio, 2
I-20137 Milano

Tel: +39 02 70 02 41
Fax: +39 02 70 02 4499 / +39 02 70024375

Secretariat direct:
Ms Paola Visintin