This standard - specifies the requirements for the bar code symbology known as "EAN/UPC"; - specifies "EAN/UPC" symbology characteristics, data character encodation, symbol formats, dimensions, tolerances, and a reference decoding algorithm. The standard is applicable to the "EAN/UPC" bar code symbology. The "EAN/UPC" bar code symbols are exclusively reserved for encoding identification numbers. The use of the symbology is restricted and subject to compliance with the EAN International (EAN) and Uniform Code Council (UCC) rulesand registration procedures.
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Sep 4, 2002