Standardization in the field of glass in building, including terminology, performance requirements and methods of calculation and test, design and construction rules, classification and specification of materials, including dimensional properties.

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published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs


ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs


Participating members


Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 160/SC 1 Product considerations Sub committee
ISO/TC 160/SC 2 Use considerations Sub committee
ISO/TC 160/CAG Chair's Advisory Group Working group

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 160

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 160:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/TC 82 Solar photovoltaic energy systems IEC
ISO/TC 162 Doors, windows and curtain walling ISO


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 160

ISO/TC 160 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 43/SC 2 Building acoustics ISO
ISO/TC 162 Doors, windows and curtain walling ISO
ISO/TC 163 Thermal performance and energy use in the built environment ISO
ISO/TC 163/SC 2 Calculation methods ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)

Acronym Title Category
UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe B

ISO/TC 160 - Secretariat

BSI [United Kingdom]

British Standards Institution
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United Kingdom

Tel: +44 208 996 90 00
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