Standards Harmonisation Work

This page provides you with the Current and Previous Work Under each ARSO TCs as provided for in the African Standards Harmonisation Model.

Information Provided here is for the Public to Note and Participate in the African Standardisation Activities through commenting and noting the Current List of Standards being harmonised and the Levels at which the Standards i.e. Working Drafts, Committee Drafts, Draft African Standards or Final Draft African Standard


ARSO/TC 01, Metrology
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ARSO/TC 02, Apiculture and pollination services
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ARSO/TC 03, Fish, fisheries and aquaculture
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ARSO/TC 04, Milk and milk products
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ARSO/TC 05, Horticulture
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ARSO/TC 06, Coffee, cocoa, tea and related products
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ARSO/TC 07, Meat, poultry, eggs and related products
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ARSO/TC 08, Food additives
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ARSO/TC 09, Spices, culinary herbs and condiments
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ARSO/TC 10, Food hygiene
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ARSO/TC 11, Contaminants and toxins in foods and feeds
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ARSO/TC 12, Cereals, pulses and derived products
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ARSO/TC 13, Oilseeds, edible fats and oils
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ARSO/TC 14, Food packaging and labelling
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ARSO/TC 15, Nutrition and foods for special dietary uses
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ARSO/TC 16, Sugar, starch and confectionery
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ARSO/TC 17, Animal feeding, feeds and feeding stuffs
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ARSO/TC 18, Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
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ARSO/TC 19, Seed and propagation materials
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ARSO/TC 20, Tobacco and similar products
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ARSO/TC 21, Pesticide residues
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ARSO/TC 22, Agrochemicals
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ARSO/TC 23, Live animals
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ARSO/TC 24, Wood and timber products
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ARSO/TC 25, Flooring, roofing and wall finishing
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ARSO/TC 26, Built environment
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ARSO/TC 27, Pipes and ducting systems
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ARSO/TC 28, Drainage engineering
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ARSO/TC 29, Road, rail, air and water transport infrastructure
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ARSO/TC 30, Building and construction materials
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ARSO/TC 31, Farm implements and machinery for agriculture and forestry
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ARSO/TC 32, Household and commercial hardware, appliances and equipment
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ARSO/TC 33, Manufacturing and light engineering
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ARSO/TC 34, Iron, steel and other metals
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ARSO/TC 35, Surface active agents
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ARSO/TC 36, Paper and paper products
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ARSO/TC 37, Petroleum and petrochemical products
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ARSO/TC 38, Organic and inorganic chemicals
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ARSO/TC 39, Paints, varnishes and related products
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ARSO/TC 40, Cosmetics and personal care products
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ARSO/TC 41, Plastics and rubber products
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ARSO/TC 42, Industrial and medical gases
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ARSO/TC 43, Scholastic materials
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ARSO/TC 44, Toys, sports and leisure equipment
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ARSO/TC 45, Foam products
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ARSO/TC 46, Information technology
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ARSO/TC 47, Small electrical power technologies
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ARSO/TC 48, Electrical installations, accessories and safety regulations
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ARSO/TC 49, Electrical cables, overhead conductors and overhead lines
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ARSO/TC 50, Electrical machines and equipment
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ARSO/TC 51, Switchgear, control gear, transmission and distribution equipment
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ARSO/TC 52, Lamps, related accessories and illumination engineering
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ARSO/TC 53, Textiles, textile products and accessories
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ARSO/TC 54, Leather, leather products and accessories
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ARSO/TC 55, Footwear and accessories
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ARSO/TC 56, Transport services
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ARSO/TC 57, Transportation of dangerous goods
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ARSO/TC 58, Packaging and freight containers
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ARSO/TC 59, Automotive technology and engineering
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ARSO/TC 60, Ships and boats
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ARSO/TC 61, Eco-labelling, sustainability and resilient systems
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ARSO/TC 62, Societal security (disaster and emergence management)
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ARSO/TC 63, Drinking water supply and sanitation systems
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ARSO/TC 64, Environmental protection
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ARSO/TC 65, Occupational health and safety
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ARSO/TC 66, Air quality and emissions
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ARSO/TC 67, Equipment for petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas systems
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ARSO/TC 68, Bioenergy and biogas
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ARSO/TC 69, Mining and mineral beneficiation
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ARSO/TC 70, Solar thermal systems and equipment
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ARSO/TC 71, Energy management and energy efficiency
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ARSO/TC 72, Cosmetology and wellness
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ARSO/TC 73, Financial services
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ARSO/TC 74, Healthcare Services
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ARSO/TC 75, Building and construction services
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ARSO/TC 76, Tourism and related services
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ARSO/TC 77, Creative economy
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ARSO/TC 78, Medical devices and equipment
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ARSO/TC 79, Veterinary drugs
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ARSO/TC 80, Pharmaceuticals and medicinal products
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ARSO/TC 81, Quality management and quality assurance
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ARSO/TC 82, African traditional medicine
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ARSO/TC 83, Agriculture and biotechnology
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ARSO/PC 01, Research Management
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