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Scope

Standardization and specification of thermal insulating products, components and installed systems for application in buildings, including insulation for equipment, and industrial insulation, covering and including:

  • specification of required properties
  • specification of specific test methods for products, components and systems (communicating with SC1, which has responsibility for horizontal test methods)
  • specification and proof of conformity - Marking and labelling of insulating materials, components and systems
  • specification for installation
  • specification for applications

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17
published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 163/SC 3

6
ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 163/SC 3

23
Participating members
16
Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 9   Exterior insulation and finish systems Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 11   Vacuum insulation panels Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 13   Reflective insulation for buildings Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 14   Building enclosure thermal performance verification and commissioning - Programme Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 18   Cellular glass thermal insulation products Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 19   Mineral fibre mat and board thermal insulation Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 20   Flexible microporous thermal insulation Working group
ISO/TC 163/SC 3/WG 21   Perlite thermal insulation Working group
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 163/SC 3

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 163/SC 3:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 33 Refractories ISO
ISO/TC 61/SC 10 Cellular plastics ISO

 

Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 163/SC 3

ISO/TC 163/SC 3 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 61/SC 10 Cellular plastics ISO
ISO/TC 176 Quality management and quality assurance ISO

 

Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
EURIMA European Association of Insulation Manufacturers A

ISO/TC 163/SC 3 - Secretariat

SCC [Canada]

Standards Council of Canada
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Canada

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