Technical Committee

NL TC Committee Title Scope
NL TC 6 Paper board and pulps Standardization in the field of paper, board and pulps and cellulosic nanomaterials (CNM), including terminology, sampling procedures, test methods, product and quality specifications, and the establishment and maintenance of appropriate calibration systems
NL TC 11 Boilers and Pressure Vessels

Standardization for boilers and for pressure vessels concerning the material used, their fabrication, design, inspection, and other requirements, operation instructions, and safety; in addition to some auxiliary equipment.

NL TC 22 Road Vehicles Standardization concerning compatibility, interchangeability and safety, with particular reference to terminology and test procedures for evaluating the performance of road vehicles and their equipment
NL TC 28 Petroleum products and Lubricants Standardization of terminology, classification, specifications, methods of sampling, measurement, analysis and testing for:·       
 Petroleum, Petroleum products;     Petroleum based lubricants and hydraulic fluids;  Non-petroleum based liquid fuels;  Non-petroleum based lubricants and hydraulic fluids;  Natural gas and natural gas substitutes (gaseous fuel), in all its facets from production to delivery to all possible end users across national boundaries.
NL TC 31 Tyres, rims and valves o    Standardization of classifications, size designations, dimensions and ratings of tyres, rims and valves
NL TC 35 Paints and Varnishes Standardization in the field of paints, varnishes and related products, including raw materials
NL TC 44 Welding and allied Processes Standardization for welding and its allied processes, qualifications of welders, procedure specifications and qualifications, quality and welding equipment requirements, and health and safety guidance and requirements.
NL TC 47 Chemistry  Standardization in the field of the chemical industry in general, particularly the basic chemical products the use of which is current in widely different industries, and which have not been covered by any of the other technical committees of ISO
NL TC 48 Laboratory equipment Standardization of devices and apparatus for laboratory purposes, with respect to principles and to materials of construction, performance, dimensions and testing, as well as the terms and definitions used in connection therewith. The relative emphasis to be placed on standards of performance and on dimensional standards is to be decided by the committee, either generally or separately for each item.
Apparatus and devices constructed for personal safety aspects are excluded from the scope of TC 48.
NL TC 54 Essential oils Standardization of methods of analysis and specifications for essential oils
NL TC 58 Gas Cylinders and tanks Standardization of gas cylinders, their fittings and characteristics relating to their manufacture and use
NL TC 59 Building Construction Standardization in the field of buildings and civil engineering works covering:
-          The construction materials, public work elements, building components, equipment, machinery and hardware, decorative products, etc…
-          The organization of information in the processes of design, manufacture and construction of building
-          General rules for other performance requirements, including functional and user requirements related to service life, sustainability, accessibility and usability.
NL TC 61 Plastics Standardization of nomenclature, methods of test, and specifications applicable to materials and products in the field of plastics
NL TC 63 Glass containers Standardization of glass containers made from moulded glass used as a means of packaging
NL TC 71 Concrete, Reinforced Concrete and Pre-stressed concrete Standardization of the technology of concrete, of the design and construction of concrete, reinforced concrete and pre-stressed concrete structures, so as to ensure progressive development both in quality and in price reduction; and of definitions and terms, as well as testing procedures, to facilitate international exchange of research work. 
NL TC 86 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning; Machinery Standardization in the fields of refrigeration and air-conditioning, including terminology, mechanical safety, methods of testing and rating equipment, measurement of sound levels, refrigerant and refrigeration lubricant chemistry, with consideration given to environmental protection.
NL TC 91 Surface active agent Standardization in the field of surface active agents and mixtures containing one or more surface active agents with or without other conventional components of soap and detergent formulations. 
NL TC 92 Fire Safety Standardization of the methods of assessing fire hazards and fire risk to life and property
NL TC 93 starch Treating starchy products, ex: rice, wheat..
NL TC 94 Personal Safety -Protective clothing and equipment  
NL TC 106 Dentistry ·         Standardization in oral health care including: o    terms and definitions; o    performance, safety, and specification requirements of dental products; and; o    clinically relevant laboratory test methods, all of which contribute to improved global health
NL TC 122 Packaging ·         Standardization in the field of packaging with regard to terminology and definitions, packaging dimensions, performance requirements and tests.
NL TC 126 Tobacco and tobacco products Standardization of terminology and test methods for unmanufactured tobacco, all types of tobacco products, materials used for manufacturing tobacco products and tobacco smoke including environmental tobacco smoke aspects; specifications and questions of handling, storage, packaging and transport are included as appropriate
NL TC 138 Plastics pipes fitting and valves for the transport of fluid  - Standardization of pipes, fittings, valves and auxiliary equipments intended for the transport of fluids and made from all types of plastic materials, including all types of reinforced plastics.
 - Metal fittings used with plastics pipes are also included.
 - This standardization includes - for pipes, flanges, fittings, valves and auxiliary equipments - dimensions and their tolerances; requirements for chemical, mechanical and physical properties and appropriate test methods; requirements and test methods for other properties relevant to particular applications; temperature and pressure ratings. 
NL TC 134 Fertilizers and Soil conditioners Standardization in the field of fertilizers and soil conditioners, that is, materials whose addition is intended to ensure or improve the nourishment of cultivated plants and / or to improve the properties of soils.
NL TC 146 Air Quality Standardization of tools for air quality characterisation of emissions, workspace air, ambient air, indoor air, in particular measurement methods for air pollutants (particles, gases, odours, micro-organisms) and for meteorological parameters, measurement planning, procedures for Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) and methods for the evaluation of results including the determination of uncertainty
NL TC 147 Water quality Discuss standards related to drinking Water, botteled water and the various test methods to determine the water quality
NL TC 176 Quality management and quality assurance Standardization in the field of quality management (generic quality management systems and supporting technologies), as well as quality management standardization in specific sectors at the request of the affected sector and the ISO Technical Management Board
NL TC 180 Solar Energy Standardization in the field of solar energy utilization in space and water heating, cooling, industrial process heating and air conditioning
NL TC 181 Safety of toys Standardization of toys with respect to safety relating to their mechanical, physical, chemical and flammable properties
NL TC 207 Environmental management Standardization in the field of environmental management systems and tools in support of sustainable development:-    Environmental labelling; -    Environmental management systems; -    Environmental auditing and related environmental investigations; -    Water Footprint; -    Greenhouse Gases management and related activities such as Carbon Footprint.-    Life cycle assessment
NL TC 217 Cosmetics Standards for cosmetic products
NL TC 606 Gas Burning Appliances Standardization concerning the gas-fired central heating boilers.Terminology, classification, constructional and performance characteristics, test methods and marking for Gas cooking appliances. And checking procedures of the essential characteristics of the appliances fed by gas.
NL TC 653 Safety of Food Processing Standardisation of all machines, in respect of all the functions which they perform in the food and feed processing chain and machines for washing articles that are intended to come into contact with food.
NL TC 750 Structural Design Standardization of structural design rules for building and civil engineering works taking into account the relationship between design rules, materials, execution and control
NL TC 1008 Food additives o    Standardization of Food Additives requirements and classifications
NL TC 1009 Food Hygiene Issuing codes of practices, general principles for food hygiene
NL TC 1011 Food Labelling Treating labelling issues
NL TC 1014 Methods of analysis and sampling Discuss horizontal standards that set the methods of analysis and sampling as well as methods of inspection
NL TC 1017 Nutrition and food for special dietary use Treating products that have special indications or that are consumed by a specific population
NL TC 1018 Pesticides residues Discuss the general standards for detection and determination of pesticides residues
NL TC 1031 Sugars Treating all sugar products, all type of sugars (brown, white) jams, except for chocolate
NL TC 2165 Waste water engineering Functional standards, standards for performance and installation in the field of wastewater engineering for systems and components. Where there is no existing material related TC, product standards for all components of discharge pipes, drain and sewer pipes, pipelines, separators etc. according to the resolutions of BT (for the organization of work in the field of metallic tubes see resolution BT 160/1989). Standards for design, calculation, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance in the field of wastewater engineering, from the point of origin (with the exception of the product standards for sanitary appliances*) up to the point of disposal, including treatment plants and use of treated wastewater for purposes other than agricultural irrigation. *) flushing cisterns, urinals, kitchen sinks, basins bidets, baths, (including whirlpool baths) and shower trays, see TC 163 Resolution 2 (London), WG 3 and 4. 
NL TC 2207 Furniture Standardization in the field of furniture, concentrating more particularly on terminology, safety, test methods and dimensional co-ordinations. Including requirements for domestic & non domestic furniture, office, educational, hardware, surfaces and children’s furniture.
NL TC 2296 Tanks for Transport of Dangerous Goods Standardization of design, construction, inspection and testing of metallic tanks intended for transport of dangerous goods. 
NL TC 3001 Medical Devices * Standardization in the field of medical devices and their accessories, in vitro diagnostic medical devices and their accessories and active implantable medical devices with regard to terminology, safety, design and performance requirements, and to tests.
* Standardization of requirements and guidance in the field of quality management and corresponding general aspects for medical devices
*  Standardization and guidance in the field of laboratory medicine and in vitro diagnostic test systems
NL TC 3003 Temperature Measurement Equipment for foods Requirements and specifications for Measurement Equipment ( as sensors and thermometers  for foods)
NL TC 3004 Electrical lamps o    Studying standards for electrical lamps 
NL TC 3005 Organic products o    Studying standards for all category of organic products 
NL TC 3006 Aromatic waters o    Studying standards for aromatic waters
NL TC 3008 Thermal Insulation Standardization in the field of thermal performance of materials,products, components, elements and systems
and in the filed of  thermal insulation materials, products and systems for building and industrial application, including insulation of installed equipment in buildings
NL TC 3009 Electrotechnical Standardization for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
NL TC 3010 Home appliances Standardization in the field of Safety requirements and energy performance for electrical appliances primarily for household purposes
NL TC 3011 Electrical |Installations

Standardization in the field of safety requirements for protection against electric shock arising from equipment, installations and from systems taking into consideration different fields:

-Lightning protection (for structures and buildings as well as for persons, services and contents);

-Surge Arresters;

-Low-voltage Electrical Installation;

-Live Working (work equipment, devices and tools, including personal protective equipment used for work on or near live electrical systems or installations).
NL TC 3012 Lifts Standardization of all aspects, including safety of lifts, service lifts, escalators, passenger conveyors and similar apparatus
NL TC 3013 Social Responsibility  o    Studying standards in SR fields
NL TC 3014 Seismic Safety Standardization in the field of seismic safety of new and existing buildings and civil works structures in terms of structural design and construction, pertaining to ensure, during the earthquake event, protection of the human lives, limitation of damage and operability of the important structures for civil protection
NL TC 3015 Wind and Snow Safety Determination of the wind and snow actions and considerations for the structural design and construction of buildings and civil works structures or part of the structures under snow and wind loading, aiming to ensure reliable structures, apt to resist these loads
NL TC 3016 Non alcoholic beverages Standardization in the field of non-alcoholic beverages including fruit and vegetable juices and nectars, water-based flavored carbonated and non-carbonated beverages and energy drinks, in particular, terminology, sampling, product specifications, requirements for packaging, storage, transportation, methods of tests and analysis.
NL TC 3017 Alcoholic beverages Standardization in the field of alcoholic beverages, including all types of alcoholic beverages produced by fermentation or by distillation of fruits or cereals, in particular, terminology, sampling, product specifications, requirements for packaging, storage, transportation, methods of tests and analysis.
NL TC 34 SC 3 Fruits and vegetables Products Issuing standards related to products made from fruits and vegetables, packed or canned fruits and vegetables.
NL TC 34 SC 4 Pulses and cereals products Standardization in the field of human and animal foodstuffs, covering the food chain from primary production to consumption, as well as animal and vegetable propagation materials, in particular, but not limited to, terminology, sampling, methods of test and analysis, product specifications, food and feed safety and quality management and requirements for packaging, storage and transportation(for Pulses and cereals products)
NL TC 34 SC5 Milk and Milk products issuing standards related to milk, cheeses, yougurt and traditional lebanese products such as Labneh
NL TC 34 SC 6 Meat, Poultry, fish, eggs and their products Treat all types of standards related to meat poultry, fish, eggs and their products
NL TC 34 SC 7 Spices and condiments Treat all types of standards related to spices, chilli…
NL TC 34 SC 8 Tea Standardization in the field of human and animal foodstuffs, covering the food chain from primary production to consumption, as well as animal and vegetable propagation materials, in particular, but not limited to, terminology, sampling, methods of test and analysis, product specifications, food and feed safety and quality management and requirements for packaging, storage and transportation(for tea)
NL TC 34 SC 9 Microbiology Standardization in the field of human and animal foodstuffs, covering the food chain from primary production to consumption, as well as animal and vegetable propagation materials, in particular, but not limited to, terminology, sampling, methods of test and analysis, product specifications, food and feed safety and quality management and requirements for packaging, storage and transportation(for Microbiology)
NL TC 34 SC 11 Fats and oils Discuss standards in the field of fats and oils (olive oil, vegetable oils…) butter, margarine…
NL TC 34 SC 14 Fresh, dry and dried fruits and vegetables Discuss standards related to Fresh or Dried fruits and vegetables. PS: Canned fruits and vegetables are discussed in the Fruits and vegetables products
NL TC 34 SC 15 Coffee Standardization in the field of human and animal foodstuffs, covering the food chain from primary production to consumption, as well as animal and vegetable propagation materials, in particular, but not limited to, terminology, sampling, methods of test and analysis, product specifications, food and feed safety and quality management and requirements for packaging, storage and transportation(for coffee)
NL TC JTC1  Information technology Standardization in the field of Information technology including specification, design & development of systems & tools dealing with the capture, representation, processing, security, transfer, interchange, presentation, management, organization, storage and retrieval of information

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