I  U  P  A  C

News & Notices

Organizations & People

Standing Committees







Links of Interest

Search the Site

Home Page




List of Abbreviations

> Coding for IUPAC bodies

[A] [B] [C] [D] [E] [F] [G] [H] [I] [J] [K] [L] [M]
[N] [O] [P] [Q] [R] [S] [T] [U] [V] [W] [X] [Y] [Z]

AACC - American Association of Cereal Chemists
ACS - American Chemical Society
AIQ - Advance Information Questionnaire re symposium sponsorship by IUPAC
AMP - Affiliate Membership Programme of IUPAC
AO - Associated Organization of IUPAC
AOAC - Association of Official Analytical Chemists
AOCS - American Oil Chemists Society
ASTM - American Society for Testing and Materials

- International Bureau of Weights and Measures (Bureau International des Poids et Mesures)
BS - Blackwell Science Ltd.

- Company Associate of IUPAC
CAC - Codex Alimentarius Commission of Joint FAO/WHO Food Standards Programme
CCE - IUPAC Committee on Chemistry Education
CCFA - Codex Committee on Food Additives
CCMAS - Codex Committee on Methods of Analysis and Sampling
CCPR - Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues
CEBJ - IUBMB Committee of Editors of Biochemical Journals
CEC - Commission of the European Communities
CEFIC - Conseil Europeen de l'Industrie Chimique (European Chemical Industry Council)
CGPM - Conférence Générale des Poids et Mesures and its Committees
CHEMRAWN - Chemical Research Applied to World Needs
CI - Chemistry International, news magazine of IUPAC
CIPAC - Collaborative International Pesticides Analytical Council
CIPM - Comité International des Poids et Mesures (International Committee on Weights and Measures)
COCI - IUPAC Committee on Chemistry and Industry
CODATA - ICSU Committee on Data for Science and Technology
COSPAR - ICSU Committee on Space Research
COSTED-BIN - ICSU Committee on Science and Technology in Developing Countries and International Biosciences Networks
CPEP - IUPAC Committee on Printed and Electronic Publications
CTC - IUPAC Committee on Teaching of Chemistry (superseded by CCE)
CTS - ICSU Committee on Teaching of Science

- IUPAC Executive Committee
ECCLS - European Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards
EFB - European Federation of Biotechnology
EFC - European Federation of Corrosion
EFCE - European Federation of Chemical Engineering
EMEP - Co-operative Programme for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Long Range Transmission of Air Pollutants in Europe
EPA - European Photochemistry Association
ESNA - European Society of Nuclear Methods in Agriculture
EU - European Union
EvC - Evaluation Committee
EWPCA - European Water Pollution Control Association

- Federation of Asian Chemical Societies
FAO - United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
FC - IUPAC Finance Committee
FOSFA - Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Association Ltd.

- Health and Safety Executive

IACIS - International Association of Colloid and Interface Scientists
IACST - International Association for Cereal Science and Technology
IAEA - International Atomic Energy Agency
IAGC - International Association of Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry
IARC - International Agency for Research on Cancer
IAWQ - International Association on Water Quality
ICAME - International Commission on Application of Mössbauer Effect
ICC - International Congress on Catalysis
ICCC - International Conferences on Coordination Chemistry
ICO - International Carbohydrate Organization
ICOMC - International Conferences on Organometallic Chemistry
ICSC - International Conferences on Solution Chemistry
ICSU - International Council for Science
ICTAC - International Confederation for Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry
ICTNS - IUPAC Interdivisional Committee on Terminology, Nomenclature and Symbols
IDCNS - IUPAC Interdivisional Committee on Nomenclature and Symbols (superseded by ICTNS)
IDF - International Dairy Federation
IEC - International Electrotechnical Commission
IFCC - International Federation of Clinical Chemistry
IGAC - International Global Atmospheric Project
IGCAIC - International Group for Correlation Analysis in Chemistry
IMA - International Mechanochemical Association
IOBB - International Organization for Biotechnology and Bioengineering
IOCC (OICC) - International Office of Cocoa and Chocolate (Office Internationale du Cacao et Chocolat)
IOCD - International Organization for Chemical Sciences in Development
IOCG - International Organization of Crystal Growth
IOOC - International Olive Oil Council
ISE - International Society of Electrochemistry
ISHC - International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry
ISMAR - International Society of Magnetic Resonance
ISO - International Organization for Standardization
ISO/TC12 - ISO Technical Committee on Quantities, Symbols, and Conversion Factors
ISO/TC61-SC/4 - ISO Technical Committee on Burning Behaviour
ISPP - International Society of Plant Pathology
ISS - Istituto Superiore di Sanità
IUBMB - International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
IUCr - International Union of Crystallography
IUFOST - International Union of Food Science and Technology
IUIS - International Union of Immunological Societies
IUMS - International Union of Microbiological Sciences
IUNS - International Union of Nutritional Sciences
IUPAB - International Union of Pure and Applied Biophysics
IUPAP - International Union of Pure and Applied Physics
IUPHAR - International Union of Pharmacology
IUTOX - International Union of Toxicology
IZA - International Zeolite Association

- Journal of Association of Official Analytical Chemists
JCBN - IUBMB-IUPAC Joint Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature
JMPR - Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee (Meeting) on Pesticide Residues

NAFTA - North American Free Trade Association
NC-IUBMB - Nomenclature Committee of IUBMB
NAO - National Adhering Organization of IUPAC
NIOSH - US National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
NIST - US National Institute of Science and Technology

OIML - International Organization for Legal Metrology (Organisation Internationale de Métrologie Légale)
OSHA - Occupational Safety and Health Association

PAC - Pure and Applied Chemistry, Official Journal of IUPAC
PC - Project Committee

REMCO - ISO Committee on Reference Materials
RIVM - Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieuhygiene (The Netherlands)
RSC - Royal Society of Chemistry (UK)

SCOPE - ICSU Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment
SCOWAR - ICSU Scientific Committee on Water Research
SUNAMOCO - IUPAP Commission on Symbols, Units, Nomenclature, Atomic Masses, and Fundamental Constants

UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme
UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNIDO - United Nations Industrial Development Organization
US-NIH - US National Institutes of Health

WHO - United Nations World Health Organization

Page last modified 22 May 2002.
Copyright ©2002 International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.
Questions or comments about IUPAC, please contact, the Secretariat.
Questions regarding the website, please contact the webmaster.