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Scope

All standardization activities in the field of plastics relating to environmental and sustainability aspects. The focus is on, but not limited to biobased plastics, biodegradability, environmental footprint incl. carbon footprint, resource efficiency incl. circular economy, characterization of plastics leaked into the environment incl. microplastics, waste management incl. organic, mechanical and chemical recycling

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21

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 61/SC 14

17

ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 61/SC 14

20

Participating members

9

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 61/SC 14/WG 1 Terminology, classifications and general guidance Working group
ISO/TC 61/SC 14/WG 2 Biodegradability Working group
ISO/TC 61/SC 14/WG 3 Biobased plastics Working group
ISO/TC 61/SC 14/WG 4 Characterization of plastics leaked into the environment (including microplastics) Working group
ISO/TC 61/SC 14/WG 5 Mechanical and chemical recycling Working group

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 61/SC 14

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 61/SC 14:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 45 Rubber and rubber products ISO

 

Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 61/SC 14

ISO/TC 61/SC 14 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 45 Rubber and rubber products ISO

 

Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)

Acronym Title Category
ECOS (Environment) European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation A

Organizations in liaison (Category C)

C liaisons participate at the level of a Working Group

Acronym Title Category
EDANA European Disposables and Nonwovens Association - EDANA C
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
23-27 September 2019 Chengdu (China) ISO/TC 61  

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

ISO/TC 61/SC 14 - Secretariat

DIN [Germany]

DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V.
Saatwinkler Damm 42/43
D-13627 Berlin
Germany

Tel: +49 30 26 01-0
Fax: +49 30 26 01 12 31

Secretariat direct:

Mrs Stefanie Bierwirth
Tel: +49 30 2601-2798
Fax: +49 30 2601-42789