Standardization of terms and definitions, concepts, structure representations, coding systems and defect descriptions, related to fabrics excluding nonwovens.

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Published ISO standards *

Participating members
Observing members

* number includes updates


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 38/SC 20

ISO/TC 38/SC 20 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 72/SC 3 Machinery for fabric manufacturing including preparatory machinery and accessories [STANDBY] ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
EURATEX European Apparel and Textile Confederation A
ITMF International Textile Manufacturers Federation A
WCO World Customs Organization B

ISO/TC 38/SC 20 - Secretariat

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