News for February 2021

News for February 2021

Two ISO/TC 130 standards have been submitted to ISO/CS for FDIS (Final Draft International Standard) ballot. If approved, the standards will be published in the near future:

ISO/FDIS 22934 Graphic technology — Communication of offset ink properties

ISO/FDIS 2836 Graphic technology — Prints and printing inks — Assessment of resistance of prints to various agents


The final revision draft of ISO/TC 130 Strategic Business Plan (SBP) initiated a 2nd Committee Internal Ballot in ISO/TC 130. The ballot is open from 2021-02-04 to 2021-04-01. The strategic business plan describes the main aspects and dynamics of the economic, social, regulatory or other environment in which the committee operates, as well as its main objectives and current strategies, its internal structure and cooperation with other organizations. TC Business Plans for public review can be found following this link. Note that the Business plan listed at the moment is the old one – the new Business Plan for TC 130 will be published shortly if and when it has been approved by the majority of the member countries.


The next ISO/TC 130 working groups meetings, planned to take place in Berlin, Germany, May 17-21, 2021 has to be held virtually. Those virtual meetings are scheduled at the moment.