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Standardization in the field of aluminium, magnesium, titanium, their alloys (i.e. alloys in which aluminium, magnesium or titanium is the principal element) and aluminium ores (aluminium ores and minerals used either for obtaining the metal aluminium and the intermediate aluminium compounds, or by other industries).

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110

Published ISO standards *

of which 33 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 79

13

ISO standards under development *

19
Participating members
25
Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 79/SC 2 Organic and anodic oxidation coatings on aluminium Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 4 Unalloyed (refined) aluminium ingots Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 5 Magnesium and alloys of cast or wrought magnesium Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 6 Wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 7 Aluminium and cast aluminium alloys Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 9 Symbolization Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 11 Titanium Subcommittee
ISO/TC 79/SC 12 Aluminium ores Subcommittee
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 79

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 79:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 7 Overhead electrical conductors IEC
ISO/TC 17 Steel ISO
ISO/TC 20/SC 18 Materials ISO
ISO/TC 35 Paints and varnishes ISO
ISO/TC 107 Metallic and other inorganic coatings ISO
ISO/TC 135 Non-destructive testing ISO
ISO/TC 156 Corrosion of metals and alloys ISO
ISO/TC 164 Mechanical testing of metals ISO
ISO/TC 167 Steel and aluminium structures ISO
ISO/TC 298 Rare earth ISO

 

Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 79

ISO/TC 79 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 7 Overhead electrical conductors IEC
ISO/TC 20 Aircraft and space vehicles ISO
ISO/TC 44 Welding and allied processes ISO
ISO/TC 47 Chemistry ISO
ISO/TC 107 Metallic and other inorganic coatings ISO
ISO/TC 119 Powder metallurgy ISO
ISO/TC 135 Non-destructive testing ISO
ISO/TC 156 Corrosion of metals and alloys ISO
ISO/TC 164 Mechanical testing of metals ISO
ISO/TC 164/SC 2 Ductility testing ISO
ISO/TC 164/SC 3 Hardness testing ISO
ISO/TC 167 Steel and aluminium structures ISO
ISO/TC 333 Lithium ISO

 

Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
ASD-STAN AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe - Standardization A
European Aluminium European Aluminium A
EC - European Commission European Commission B
UNESCAP United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific B
WCO World Customs Organization B
WFO World Foundrymen Organization B
WHO World Health Organization B

ISO/TC 79 - Secretariat

AFNOR [France]

Association française de normalisation
11 rue Francis de Pressensé
F-93571 La Plaine Saint-Denis Cedex
France

Tel: +33 1 41 62 80 00
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