TECHNICAL COMMITTEES

International Organization for Standardization

ISO/TC 216 – Footwear

  • ISO / TC 216 / WG 1 Minimum performance requirements and test methods for components for footwear
  • ISO / TC 216 / WG 2 Footwear and environmental aspects
  • ISO / TC 216 / WG 3 Terminology
  • ISO / TC 216 / WG 5 Footwear and microbiological aspects

ISO/TC 120 – Leather

  • ISO / TC 120 / SC 1      Raw hides and skins, including pickled pelts
  • ISO / TC 120 / SC 2      Tanned leather
  • ISO / TC 120 / SC 3      Leather products
  • ISO / TC 120 / WG 1 Terminology

 

ISO/TC 94 – Personal Protective Equipment

ISO/TC 94 / SC 3 – Foot protection

  • ISO / TC 94 / SC 3 / WG 1 PPE Footwear – Test methods
  • ISO / TC 94 / SC 3 / WG 2 PPE Footwear – Requirements

ISO/TC 94 / SC 14 Fire-fighters’ personal equipment

Comitè Européen de Normalisation (European Committee for Standardisation)

CEN/TC 309 – Footwear

  • CEN / TC 309 / WG 1 Minimum performance requirements and test methods for components for footwear
  • CEN / TC 309 / WG 2 Footwear and environmental aspects
  • CEN / TC 309 / WG 4 Footwear sizing system and marking


CEN/TC 289 – Leather

  • CEN / TC 289 / WG 1 Chemical test methods
  • CEN / TC 289 / WG 2 Physical test methods
  • CEN / TC 289 / WG 3 Solidity test methods
  • CEN / TC 289 / WG 4 Technical specifications for the use of leather and terminology

 

CEN/TC 161 – Foot and leg protectors

  • CEN / TC 161 / WG 1 PPE Footwear – Test methods
  • CEN / TC 161 / WG 2 PPE Footwear – Requirements

 

CEN/TC 162 – Protective garments, including hand and arm protection and life jackets

  • CEN / TC 162 / WG 13 Joint Working Group between CEN/TC 162 and CEN/TC 161 – Test methods for permeation of chemicals through materials for protective footwear, gloves and clothing
  • CEN / TC 162 / WG 8 Protective gloves

Ente Italiano di Normazione   (Italian National Agency for Standardization)

Central Technical Commission (UNI/CT 001)
Footwear Technical Commission (UNI/CT 007)
Leather, hides and leather goods Technical Commission (UNI/CT 013)

 

Rubber Commission (UNI/CT 017)

  • UNI/CT 017/GL 01 – Physical-mechanical tests
  • UNI/CT 017/GL 06 – Characterization of elastomers and ingredients for compounds

 

Safety Technical Commission – Personal protective equipment (UNI/CT 042/SC 02)

  • UNI/CT 042/SC 02/GL 05 – Protective gloves and clothing
  • UNI/CT 042/SC 02/GL 07 – Protective boots and shoes

 

Biomedical and Diagnostic Technologies Technical Commission (UNI/CT 044)

  • UNI/CT 044/GL7 – Prostheses, orthoses and technical aids for the disabled
EUROPEAN COORDINATION OF NOTIFIED BODIES
  • Vertical Group VG 5 – Protective garments, hand and arm protection
  • Vertical Group VG 10 – Foot and leg protection