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Aug 27, 2010, 10:29 ET

ANSI Launches Pilot ENERGY STAR® Accreditation Program

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system, today announced the launch of...

Aug 23, 2010, 12:28 ET

Cross-Sector Anti-Counterfeiting Solutions to be Explored at September 22 ANSI Conference

Secretary Locke of the U.S. Department of Commerce to deliver keynote address  The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is pleased...

Aug 18, 2010, 14:07 ET

ANSI Issues Two Accreditations Under Certificate Accreditation Program

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private non-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary...

Aug 16, 2010, 13:24 ET

ANSI Recognized by OSHA as an Approved Accrediting Body for Crane Operator Certification Programs

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has been recognized as an approved accreditor of crane operator certification programs by the...

Aug 12, 2010, 14:37 ET

ANSI Accredits First Certification Body Under Superior Energy Performance Pilot Accreditation Program

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system, today announced that KEMA...

Aug 12, 2010, 12:08 ET

ANSI Partners with ACR for Greenhouse Gas Accreditation Program

As part of its continuing commitment to enhance the accreditation program for greenhouse gas (GHG) validation and/or verification bodies (V/VBs),...

Aug 09, 2010, 15:46 ET

ANSI Announces Recipients of the 2010 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the recipients of its 2010 Leadership and Service Awards. Recipients have been...

May 12, 2010, 13:34 ET

U.S. Department of Defense Names ANSI Accreditor of Personnel Certification Bodies for Workforce Improvement Program Under DoD Directive 8570.1

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has been named the approved accreditor of certification bodies by the U.S. Department of Defense...

Mar 31, 2010, 14:26 ET

ISA and ANSI Release New Action Guide to Help Business Leaders Mitigate the Risk and Damage of Cyber Attacks

The Financial Management of Cyber Risk: An Implementation Framework for CFOs The Internet Security Alliance (ISA) and the American National...

Feb 12, 2010, 15:53 ET

HITSP Contract With U.S. HHS Extended Through April 2010

The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP) is pleased to announce that its contract with the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

Feb 08, 2010, 16:19 ET

ANSI Issues First Set of Accreditations Under New Program for Education and Training Certificates

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private non-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary...

Feb 05, 2010, 15:56 ET

ANSI Pilot Certificate Accreditation Program a Success, Say Program Applicants and Assessors

Program applicants agree that participating in the ANSI accreditation process has helped them to improve their certificate program The American...

Dec 07, 2009, 12:32 ET

ANSI Board Names Volunteer Leaders for 2010

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Board of Directors announced today its new members and officers for the term beginning January...

Nov 17, 2009, 10:00 ET

BSI Standards Now Available on ANSI Webstore

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced that its webstore.ansi.org, a website for the purchase and download of U.S. and...

Nov 13, 2009, 13:18 ET

New Database from ANSI, AAMI, ASTM International, and DIN Provides Centralized Source of Information for Medical Device Professionals

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has joined forces with three of the biggest names in standards to develop an unprecedented...

Nov 09, 2009, 15:30 ET

U.S. - India SCCP Receives Endorsement from Rep. Jim McDermott

The U.S.-India Standards and Conformance Cooperation Program (SCCP) was recently endorsed by Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA) of the U.S. House of...

Oct 28, 2009, 10:33 ET

IDSP Issues Report Calling for National Identity Verification Standard

The Identity Theft Prevention and Identity Management Standards Panel (IDSP) today released a workshop report calling for the development of an...

Oct 20, 2009, 10:00 ET

IDSP Releases Report Outlining Best Practices for Measuring Identity Theft

A new workshop report from the Identity Theft Prevention and Identity Management Standards Panel (IDSP) addresses various facets of how...

Oct 14, 2009, 10:54 ET

ANSI Accredits First Five Certification Bodies Under Toy Safety Certification Program

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system, is pleased to announce...

Oct 06, 2009, 12:08 ET

ANSI Accredits Two Personnel Certification Programs

Microsoft and IHMM become latest credentialing bodies to receive accreditation The American National Standards Institute (ANSI),...