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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,...

Apr 07, 2009, 11:27 ET

HITSP to Address Provisions of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP) has announced that it will reprioritize its 2009 work to provide greater focus on...

Mar 17, 2009, 16:15 ET

ANSI Issues First Set of Accreditations under Pilot Accreditation Program for Elevator/Escalator Certification Organizations

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

Mar 03, 2009, 11:31 ET

ANSI Celebrates U.S.-India Standards and Conformance Cooperation Program Launch at USTDA Headquarters

NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over the past fifteen years, the bilateral trade of merchandise goods between the United States and...

Feb 23, 2009, 10:49 ET

ANSI Launches Paper Competition for First-Ever U.S. Celebration of International Accreditation Day

$1,000 to be awarded to the best paper on the value of accreditation In recognition of the first-ever official U.S. celebration of International...

Feb 13, 2009, 11:29 ET

ANSI Seeks Funding to Ensure that Electronic Health Records Will Support Clinical Research Activities

Twenty-seven leading organizations from the clinical research community have already pledged support The American National Standards Institute...

Feb 12, 2009, 14:38 ET

ANSI Kicks Off Manufacturer Member Roundtable in China

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) held a launch ceremony for its Manufacturer Member Roundtable on February 11, 2009, in Beijing,...

Feb 06, 2009, 13:02 ET
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ANSI Announces Dynamic New Webstore Features

Improved search capabilities, RSS feeds, and email-a-friend functionality increase efficiency and improve user experience The American National...

Feb 02, 2009, 10:01 ET

HHS Secretary Recognizes Products of HITSP Standards Work

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary has recognized the second set of interoperability standards developed by the...

Jan 06, 2009, 14:34 ET

ANSI Appoints Michael Petosa as Vice President of Information Technology

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private not-for-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. standardization...

Dec 08, 2008, 16:20 ET

ANSI Board Announces Volunteer Leaders for 2009

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Board of Directors has named its new members and officers for the term beginning January 1,...

Dec 03, 2008, 16:31 ET

ANSI Issues First Set of Accreditations Under New Program for Greenhouse Gas Validation and Verification

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

Sep 22, 2008, 01:00 ET

ACLASS to Accredit Testing Laboratories Under New CPSC Requirements for Safety of Children's Products

WASHINGTON and ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the ANSI-ASQ National...

Jul 08, 2008, 01:00 ET

ANSI iPackages: New Website Helps Organizations to Share, Annotate, and Personalize ISO 14000 Environmental Standards

NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the launch of ANSI iPackages...

Mar 19, 2008, 01:00 ET

U.S. to Celebrate World Standards Day 2008 with a Focus on Intelligent and Sustainable Buildings

WASHINGTON, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From increased energy efficiency to integration with the latest information and communication...

Mar 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

ANSI Appoints George Gulla as Vice President of Publications

NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private not-for-profit organization that...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

IDSP Develops First-of-its-Kind Resource to Aid Businesses in the Fight Against Identity Theft

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report issued today by the Identity Theft Prevention and Identity Management Standards...

Jan 24, 2008, 00:00 ET

HHS Secretary Recognizes Products of HITSP Standards Work

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Mike Leavitt recognized the first...