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Industrywide voluntary product standards

David Hemenway

Industrywide voluntary product standards

by David Hemenway

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Published by Ballinger Pub. Co. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Standardization -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Hemenway.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT59.2.U6 H45
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 141 p. ;
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5062925M
      ISBN 100884102750
      LC Control Number74028269

      European Standards and the UK 6 The 75 per cent of European standards that are not developed to meet European Commission requests meet other market needs and include test methods, terminologies, specifications for products and services, business process standards and guidance on good practice. The Responsible Down Standard is an independent, voluntary global standard, which means that companies can choose to certify their products to the RDS, even if there is no legislation requiring them to do so. The RDS was developed and revised over three years, with the input of animal welfare groups, industry experts, brands, and retailers.

        Background on GAGAS and Yellow Book Standards The Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS), also known as the Yellow Book, provide a framework for conducting high quality audits with competence, integrity, objectivity, and independence. The Yellow Book is for use by auditors of government entities, entities that receiveFile Size: 1MB.   Although the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) enforces compliance with mandatory federal safety standards, it is also required by law to rely on voluntary safety standards when it determines that the standard adequately addresses the product hazard and is likely to have substantial compliance.

      National Institute of Standards and Technology, Commerce. Start Printed Page ACTION: Notice and request for comments. SUMMARY: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is soliciting public comment on a proposed revision to Voluntary Product Standard (PS) , Performance Standard for Wood-Based Structural-Use Panels. ASTM International, formerly known as American Society for Testing and Materials, is an international standards organization that develops and publishes voluntary consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services. S ASTM voluntary consensus standards operate arters: West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.


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Voluntary Product Standards (VPS) published by the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) are developed under procedures published by the Department in P Ti of the Code of Federal Industrywide voluntary product standards book.

The purpose of these standards is to establish nationally recognized requirements for products and to provide all concerned interests with a basis for common understanding of the characteristics of a product.

Voluntary Product Standard: PS. United States. National Bureau of Standards. U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, - Commercial products. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. The thesis is concerned with understanding the role that industrywide.

voluntary product standards can play in stimulating economic efficiency, the stages in the evolution of an industry at which various types of. product standards can be useful, and the potential inefficient effects. which standards. Voluntary Product Standards are developed under procedures published by the Department of Commerce in Title 15 Code of Federal Regu-lations P Procedures for the Development of Voluntary Product Standards.

The purpose of these standards is to establish nationally rec-ognized requirements for products and provideFile Size: KB. The role of industrywide voluntary product standards in stimulating economic efficiency.

By Andrew Reamer. Get PDF (5 MB) Abstract. by Andrew David (M.C.P.)--Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning, MICROFICHE COPY AVAILABLE IN ARCHIVES AND graphy: leaves Manufactures Author: Andrew Reamer. The voluntary, consensus standards-development system is essential to the smooth operation of commerce.

If the system did not exist, dominant firms could dictate the design of products in their. Food Standards and Labeling Policy Book Removal of Publication Dated PREFACE.

The Policy Book is intended to be guidance to help manufacturers and prepare product labels that are truthful and not misleading. Compliance with the requirements set forth in this publication conform to changes in meat and poultry inspection standards. There are thousands of voluntary consensus safety standards 1 ("voluntary standards") in existence and one may exist for your consumer product.

There are many voluntary standard organizations (like ASTM, CSA Group, UL, and others) that facilitate the creation of these voluntary standards for individual consumer.

Hemenway has written five books. Industrywide Voluntary Product Standards () describes the role of voluntary standards and standardization in the U.S.

economy. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE / National Bureau of Standards List of Voluntary Product Standards, Commercial Standards, and Simplified Practice Recommendations - 2 - CONTENTS^ Page 1.

Introduction See below 2. Instructions for obtaining standards listed See below 3. Index of standards: List by subject 3 Bans of Consumer Patching Compounds and Artificial Emberizing Materials.

Containing Respirable Free-Form Asbestos. Aspirin products. (a) (1) Guide to Child Resistant and Senior-Friendly Packages. Baby bouncers/jumpers/walkers. (a) (6) (a) (4) Guide to Federal Hazardous Substances Act (FHSA) Requirements.

In response, ASTM launched a spirited defense of the voluntary system at several Congressional hearings in Washington, D. C., declaring that the organization’s consensus-building process, which had evolved through decades of committee work on industrial products, was a viable alternative to government-issued standards for consumer products.

“Voluntary approaches can complement regulatory programs, particularly where government actions enhance existing incentives for individuals to adopt practices that increase food safety.

Voluntary standards. Voluntary standards are published documents setting out specifications and procedures designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistently perform as intended. They may address a range of issues that are not safety related.

A voluntary standard often exists where experts have already identified. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, Industrywide Voluntary Product Standards, Hemenway, Industrywide Voluntary Product Standards, Greenstein, Invisible Hands and Visible Advisors, The National Academies Press.

doi: / Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of international voluntary consensus standards.

Today, s ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance safety, facilitate market access and trade.

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is one of the leading organizations for voluntary consensus standards in the United States.

It is a private organization and offers standardizing guidelines for a wide range of things including the size and font of lettering used on computers, colors used on safety labels, and much more.Industrywide voluntary products standards () David Hemenway (born ) [1] is Professor of Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health.

He has a B.A. () and Ph.D. () from Harvard University in mater: Harvard University.Standards Development and the Use of Standards in Regulatory Submissions Reviewed in the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research Guidance for Industry March FDA .