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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),...

Sep 01, 2009, 17:40 ET

ANSI Announces Recipients of the 2009 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the recipients of its 2009 Leadership and Service Awards. Recipients have been...

Aug 03, 2009, 16:32 ET

Eleven Organizations Chosen to Participate in ANSI's Pilot Certificate Accreditation Program

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

Jul 31, 2009, 13:34 ET

SAE International Standards Now Available on ANSI Webstore

Complete collection of 9,000 documents offered on webstore.ansi.org The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced that its...

Jul 23, 2009, 16:26 ET

Citation Technologies and ANSI Partner to Bring Full Collection of ISO Standards to Market on Robust citation(R) Web-based Platform

Citation Technologies Inc. and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced a product and services agreement to deliver...

Jul 13, 2009, 17:53 ET

New Standards Portal Content Provides Trade Resource for U.S. and Indian Markets

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is pleased to announce the launch of new Indian content on the StandardsPortal...

Jul 07, 2009, 15:16 ET

ANSI Releases Workshop Report on Product Standards for Sustainability

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released a workshop report on the findings of its April event, Toward Product Standards for...

Jun 15, 2009, 14:35 ET

ANSI Launches Accreditation Process to Enhance Toy Safety in U.S.

Certification Bodies Invited to Apply for Toy Safety Certification Program The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the...

Jun 15, 2009, 09:48 ET

HITSP Begins Harmonization Process for Use of Electronic Health Records in Clinical Research

Thirty-five leading organizations from the clinical research community have pledged support for new initiative The Healthcare Information...

Jun 01, 2009, 13:31 ET

ANSI Approved as Accreditation Body in EPA WaterSense Program

Now Accepting Applications for ANSI Pilot Accreditation Program The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the U.S. Environmental...

May 21, 2009, 13:17 ET

ANSI-HSSP Releases Workshop Report on Emergency Preparedness for Persons With Disabilities

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Homeland Security Standards Panel (HSSP) has published a Workshop Report on the need for...

Apr 28, 2009, 14:19 ET

ANSI Workshop Addresses Standards and Criteria for Sustainable Products

Today's consumer is shopping with sustainability in mind, placing ever-increasing value on the environmental and societal aspects of product...

Apr 27, 2009, 16:17 ET

ANSI Announces Call for Nominations for Pilot Certificate Accreditation Program

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

Apr 22, 2009, 17:35 ET

ANSI Certificate Accreditation Program Chooses ASTM International Standard for Accreditation Process

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Certificate Accreditation Program (ANSI-CAP) has announced that it has selected ASTM E2659-09,...