Draft International Standard
ISO/DIS 6590-1
Packaging — Terminology — Part 1: Paper sacks
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ISO/DIS 6590-1
Edition 2
International Standard
ISO/DIS 6590-1
This Draft International Standard is in the enquiry phase with ISO members.
Will replace ISO 6590-1:1983


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.

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