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Report of the 85th National Conference on Weights and Measures



H V. Oppermann, J A. Koenig


The 85th Annual Meeting of the National Conference on Weights & Measures (NCWM), was held July 16 through July 20, 2000 at the Omni Richmond Hotel in Richmond, VA. The theme of the meeting was, Basic Standards-Builidng-the Foundation for a New Millennium. Reports by the NCWM Board of Directors, Standing Committees and Special Purpose Committees of the conference constitute the major portion of the publication, along with the addresses delivered by conference officials and other authorities from government and industry. Special meetings included those of the Scale Manufacturers Association, Meter Manufacturers Association, Gasoline Pump Manufacturers Association, American Petroleum Institute, National Association of State Departments of Agriculture, the Industry Committee on Packaging and Labeling, Associate Membership Committee, and Metrology Subcommittee.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 957
Report Number


laws and regulations, legalmetrology, meters, scales, specifications and tolerances, training, type evaluation, uniform laws, weights and measures


Oppermann, H. and Koenig, J. (2000), Report of the 85th National Conference on Weights and Measures, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed July 25, 2024)


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Created November 1, 2000, Updated October 16, 2008