Organizations for Standards

Most of the advanced countries have specialized agencies to set the benchmarks for standards of various products, and these agencies have set their own standards. Some of the prominent ones are as under.


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National and International organizations producing codes and standards – ANSI, ISO, DIN, BSi and more…

AFNOR – Association Francaise de Normalisation
AISI – American Iron and Steel Institute
ASTM – American Society for Testing of Metals
BIS – Beauro of Indian Standards
BSI – British Standards Institution
CEN – European Committee for Standardization
CSA – Canada Standards Association
DIN – Deutsches Institute for Normung
ISO – International Organization for Standardization
JIS – Japanese Industrial Standards
SAE – Society of Automotive Engineers

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