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Scope

Standardization in the field of fisheries and aquaculture, including, but not limited to, terminology, technical specifications for equipment and for their operation, characterization of aquaculture sites and maintenance of appropriate physical, chemical and biological conditions, environmental monitoring, data reporting, traceability and waste disposal.

Excluded:

  • methods of analysis of food products and traceability (covered by ISO/TC 34);
  • personal protective clothing (covered by ISO/TC 94);
  • environmental monitoring (covered by ISO/TC 207).

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10

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 234

1

ISO standard under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 234

17

Participating members

31

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 234/WG 10 Waste management on fishing vessels Working group

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 234

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 234:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 34 Food products ISO
ISO/TC 34/SC 17 Management systems for food safety ISO
ISO/TC 315 Cold chain logistics ISO

 

Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 234

ISO/TC 234 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 34 Food products ISO
ISO/TC 34/SC 17 Management systems for food safety ISO
ISO/TC 315 Cold chain logistics ISO

 

Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)

Acronym Title Category
CAC Codex Alimentarius Commission A
EUROCORD EUROCORD A
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations A
FEAP The Federation of European Aquaculture Producers A
IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature A
NACA Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific A
OIE World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) A
SSAFE Safe Supply of Affordable Food Everywhere A

Date Month Location TC/SC Note
17 November 2021 Virtual ISO/TC 234  

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

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