An Overview of the U.S. Approach to Standards, Conformity Assessment, and Metrology
E M. Parker
The U.S. standards and conformity assessment system is complex and involves cooperation between the Government and private sector. This CD-ROM provides an overview of the roles and responsibilities of those involved in the U.S. system. It addresses standards, conformity assessment and metrology concepts and lays out the means by which the U.S. system interfaces with the international community.
conformity assessment, international/regional bodies, metrology, NIST, standardization, standards development
An Overview of the U.S. Approach to Standards, Conformity Assessment, and Metrology, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.IR.6978
(Accessed December 1, 2023)