Standardization in the field of menstrual products, covering all products intended for both single and multiple use, regardless of material.

ISO/TC 338

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Participating members
Observing members
Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 338/AHG 1   Terminology Working group
ISO/TC 338/TG 1   Strategic Business Plan Working group
ISO/TC 338/WG 1   Safety, performance and general requirements of menstrual products Working group
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 338

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 338:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 6 Paper, board and pulps ISO
ISO/TC 6/SC 2 Test methods and quality specifications for paper and board ISO
ISO/TC 173/SC 3 Aids for ostomy and incontinence ISO


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 338

ISO/TC 338 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 38 Textiles ISO
ISO/TC 133 Clothing sizing systems - size designation, size measurement methods and digital fittings ISO
ISO/TC 157 Non-systemic contraceptives and STI barrier prophylactics ISO
ISO/TC 173/SC 3 Aids for ostomy and incontinence ISO
ISO/TC 194 Biological and clinical evaluation of medical devices ISO
ISO/TC 210 Quality management and corresponding general aspects for products with a health purpose including medical devices ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
EDANA International associations serving the nonwovens and related industries A
UNFPA United Nations Population Fund A

Date Month Location TC/SC Note
24-27 June 2024 København (Denmark) ISO/TC 338  

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional

ISO/TC 338 - Secretariat

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