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Dec 13, 2017, 17:21 ET ANSI Board of Directors Names Volunteer Leaders for 2018

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


Dec 04, 2017, 13:46 ET Call for Participants for the ANSI Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) issued today a call for participants for its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization...


Dec 04, 2017, 13:25 ET Access New Edition of ISO/IEC 17025 with Standards Subscriptions from ANSI

With Standards Subscriptions from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), industry stakeholders can access the new edition of the...


Oct 23, 2017, 16:26 ET ANSI Launches Voluntary Pilot Accreditation Program for Certification Bodies Seeking Accreditation for FDA-Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) - Foreign Supplier Verification Programs

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, has initiated a Voluntary Pilot...


Oct 09, 2017, 15:12 ET ANSI Celebrates National Nanotechnology Day

In celebration of National Nanotechnology Day on October 9, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), pays homage to the nanometer scale...


Sep 27, 2017, 15:59 ET ANSI Announces Winners of 2017 Student Paper Competition

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, and its Committee on Education (CoE)...


Sep 25, 2017, 13:14 ET America Makes and ANSI Hold Phase 2 Kick-off Meeting for Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative

On September 7, America Makes and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) held a kick-off meeting in Philadelphia to launch phase 2 of the...


Sep 14, 2017, 16:17 ET ANSI Launches Pilot Program for Certification Bodies Seeking Accreditation to BRC Global Standard for Consumer Products Issue 4

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, has launched a Pilot Accreditation...


Sep 13, 2017, 14:37 ET ANSI Launches Pilot Accreditation Program for EPA Title VI Formaldehyde Emissions Certification Program for Wood Composite Products

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, has initiated a Pilot Accreditation...


Sep 11, 2017, 11:59 ET ANSI Announces Services Standardization Conferences in Partnership with Singapore

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), in partnership with the national standards and accreditation body of Singapore (SPRING),...


Sep 05, 2017, 18:08 ET ANSI Releases Agenda for Joint Member Forum Meeting during World Standards Week 2017

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released a preliminary agenda for its Joint Member Forum (JMF) October 19, 2017, in...


Aug 21, 2017, 13:46 ET ANSI Launches Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the launch of its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative (UASSC)...


Aug 21, 2017, 11:12 ET ANSI Announces 2017 Legal Issues Forum: Patent Policies and Licensing Assurances

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will hold its annual Legal Issues Forum with the 2017 theme Patent Policies and Licensing...


Aug 16, 2017, 16:05 ET ANSI Opens Registration for World Standards Week 2017

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today opened registration for its World Standards Week (WSW) 2017, to be held October 16–20 in...


Aug 14, 2017, 15:18 ET ANSI Announces 2018 Student Paper and Video Competition: "Standards in a Changing World"

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), in conjunction with its Committee on Education (CoE), is pleased to announce its seventh annual...


Aug 02, 2017, 11:52 ET EPA Approves ANSI as a Recognized Accreditation Body under the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products Rule

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as an accreditation body (AB) to...


Jul 31, 2017, 12:56 ET ANSI Announces Recipients of the 2017 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the recipients of its 2017 Leadership and Service Awards. Recipients have been...


Jul 27, 2017, 14:53 ET America Makes and ANSI Launch Phase 2 of Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative

America Makes and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced the launch of phase 2 of the America Makes & ANSI Additive...


Jun 13, 2017, 15:24 ET ANSI-Affiliate Workcred Names Karen Elzey as Associate Executive Director

Workcred, an affiliate of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), is pleased to name Karen Elzey as its new associate executive director,...


Jun 08, 2017, 17:29 ET ANSI Supports World Accreditation Day 2017

In recognition of World Accreditation Day 2017, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released a set of web-based resources that...


May 30, 2017, 14:48 ET ANSI Establishes Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative

A May 19 meeting convened by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) confirmed there is broad-based support among key stakeholders from...


Apr 12, 2017, 10:13 ET Charles Sidebottom Named 2017 Recipient of Ronald H. Brown Standards Leadership Award

Charles Sidebottom, P.E., managing partner of PPO Standards LLC, has been selected by the U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day Planning...


Mar 28, 2017, 11:59 ET ANSI Opens Nominations for 2017 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is pleased to announce a call for nominations for its 2017 Leadership and Service Awards. The...


Mar 24, 2017, 12:04 ET U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day 2017 to Focus on Intelligent Systems in Modern Healthcare

Intelligent systems have revolutionized modern healthcare, providing new ways for caregivers to deliver treatments to patients, and supporting a...


Mar 23, 2017, 13:58 ET ANSI Releases Schedule of Events for World Standards Week 2017

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced the schedule of events for World Standards Week (WSW) 2017, which will be held...