This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2020. Therefore this version remains current.
This part of ISO 6590 defines terms commonly used in paper sack manufacture. It refers to single- and multi-ply sacks made from paper; it does not refer to bags for the retail trade. It specifies types of sacks, constructional details, materials and describes parts of a sack. It delivers alphabetical indices in three languages.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 1983-12
Edition: 1Number of pages: 23
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 122 Packaging
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