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Report of the 87th National Conference on Weights and Measures



H V. Oppermann, T L. Grimes


The 87th Annual Meeting of the National Conference on Weights & Measures (NCWM) was held July 14 through July 18, 2002, at the Omni Netherland Holtel, Cincinnati, OH. The theme of the meeting was A Progressive Partnership for the Future--You and NCWM.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) - 992
Report Number


laws & regulations, legal metrology, meters, scales, specifications & tolerances, training, type evaluation, uniform laws


Oppermann, H. and Grimes, T. (2002), Report of the 87th National Conference on Weights and Measures, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed May 22, 2024)


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Created December 1, 2002, Updated October 16, 2008