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Recent ANSI Standards Activity Includes Glass, Glazing Work

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) noted new standards activity related to the glass and glazing industry in its recent “ANSI Standards Action” publications. According to the March 4 publication, action for the Standard for Safety for Door, Drapery, Gate, … Continue reading

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Code Change Proposal Involves Air Leakage in Glazed Doors

The February 12 edition of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) included a proposed change to Standard 90.1-2013, Energy Standard for Buildings except Low-Rise Residential Buildings in regard to entrance doors. According to the document, the revision “provides guidance on … Continue reading

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NFRC Documents Earn ANSI Designation

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) announced that changes to ANSI/NFRC 100 that were approved by membership at the Spring 2015 Committee Week meeting earned the American National Standard (ANS) designation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). A quick … Continue reading

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AAMA Earns ANSI Accreditation

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) announces that its air-water-structural product-certification program has been granted accreditation by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in accordance with ISO/IEC 17065-2012 “Conformity assessment — Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services.” The … Continue reading

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CPSC Proposes Rule Change in Response to SGCC Petition

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published its notice of proposed rule-making to amend 16 CFR Part 1201. The change would substitute the industry’s voluntary testing protocol set forth in ANSI Z97.1-2009 for the CPSC’s federal testing regime specified in … Continue reading

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