Dental equipment Standardization of dental equipment used in the dental office and in the dental laboratory and other settings for dental purposes. This includes but is not limited to the following:

  • operating lights
  • dental units
  • patient chairs
  • dental operator's stools
  • mixers, dispensers and capsules
  • powered polymerization activators
  • suction equipment compressed air equipment
  • amalgam separator
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    Published ISO standards *


    ISO standards under development *

    Participating members
    Observing members

    * number includes updates

    Reference Title Type
    ISO/TC 106/SC 6/WG 1   Dental operating light Working group
    ISO/TC 106/SC 6/WG 2   Dental patient chair and dental unit Working group
    ISO/TC 106/SC 6/WG 7   Powered polymerization activators Working group
    ISO/TC 106/SC 6/WG 8   Suction equipment Working group
    ISO/TC 106/SC 6/WG 9   Particular electrical requirements of dental equipment Working group
    Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 106/SC 6

    The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 106/SC 6:

    Reference Title ISO/IEC
    IEC/SC 62B Medical imaging equipment, software, and systems IEC
    IEC/SC 62D Particular medical equipment, software, and systems IEC
    IEC/TC 62 Medical equipment, software, and systems IEC
    ISO/TC 106/SC 3 Terminology ISO


    Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 106/SC 6

    ISO/TC 106/SC 6 can access the documents of the committees below:

    Reference Title ISO/IEC
    ISO/TC 274 Light and lighting ISO


    Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
    Acronym Title Category
    CIE International Commission on Illumination A
    FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) A
    FIDE Federation of the European Dental Industry A
    WHO World Health Organization A

    ISO/TC 106/SC 6 - Secretariat

    DIN [Germany]

    DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V.
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