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NIST HB-1A Energy Efficient Lighting - Solid State Luminaires



C Cameron Miller, Lawrence I. Knab, Ambler Thompson, Jon M. Crickenberger


NIST Handbook 150-1A presents technical requirements and guidance for the accreditation of laboratories under the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) Energy Efficient Lighting/Solid State luminaires program. It is intended for information and use by accredited laboratories, laboratories seeking accreditation, laboratory accreditation systems, users of laboratory services, and others needing information on the requirements for accreditation under this program. The 2005 edition of NIST Handbook 150-1A incorporates changes resulting from the release of the newest editions of ISO/IEC 17025, General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories, and NIST Handbook 150, NVLAP Procedures and General Requirements, as well as editorial improvements. The requirements of NIST Handbook 150, the interpretations and specific requirements in in NIST Handbook 150-1, and in program-specific checklists (if applicable) must be combined to produce the criteria for accreditation.
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accreditation, . assessment, . laboratory, management system, NVLAP, proficiency testing, . testing, energy efficient lighting, solid state luminaires


Miller, C. , Knab, L. , Thompson, A. and Crickenberger, J. (2007), NIST HB-1A Energy Efficient Lighting - Solid State Luminaires, Handbook (NIST HB), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed April 17, 2024)
Created December 6, 2007, Updated October 12, 2021