News for October, 2021

News for October, 2021

Two standards developed by ISO/TC 130 have been published:

ISO 20616-1:2021 Graphic technology —File format for quality control and metadata —Part 1: Print requirements eXchange (PRX)
ISO 12642-3:2021 Graphic technology —Input data for characterization of 4-colour process printing —Part 3: Extended data set including near neutral scale

The system review of the following five standards have been initiated:

ISO 16762: 2016 Graphic technology — Post-press — General requirements for transfer, handling and storage 
ISO/TS 15311-2: 2018 Graphic technology — Print quality requirements for printed matter — Part 2: Commercial print applications utilizing digital printing technologies 
ISO 12647-7: 2016 Graphic technology — Process control for the production of halftone colour separations, proof and production prints — Part 7: Proofing processes working directly from digital data
ISO 12642-1: 2011 Graphic technology — Input data for characterization of four-colour process printing — Part 1: Initial data set

ISO 12040: 1997 Graphic technology — Prints and printing inks — Assessment of light     fastness using filtered xenon arc light

ISO/TC 130 WG11, JWG 14, WG 4, JWG 7, WG 12 have held the working group’s meetings in October. The 35th ISO/TC 130 Plenary meeting will be held on November 8th, 2021.