Standardization of safety requirements for the design, construction, installation, testing, operation, maintenance, repair and disposal of refrigeration, air conditioning, and heat pump systems which are intended to minimize hazards to people, property and the environment.

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Sustainable Development Goals

This committee contributes with 14 standards to the following Sustainable Development Goals:


Published ISO standards *


ISO standards under development *

Participating members
Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 86/SC 1/WG 1   Safety and environmental requirements for refrigerating systems and heat pumps Working group
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 86/SC 1

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 86/SC 1:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/SC 61C Safety of refrigeration appliances for household and commercial use IEC
IEC/SC 61D Appliances for air-conditioning for household and similar purposes IEC
ISO/TC 104/SC 2 Specific purpose containers ISO


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 86/SC 1

ISO/TC 86/SC 1 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 104/SC 2 Specific purpose containers ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
ECOS (Environment) Environmental Coalition on Standards A
IIF International Institute of Refrigeration A

ISO/TC 86/SC 1 - Secretariat

ANSI [United States]

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.
180 Technology Parkway
Peachtree Corners 30092-2973 GA
United States

Tel: +1 404 636 84 00
Fax: +1 404 321 54 78