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Report of the 105th & 106th National Conference on Weights and Measures

June 30, 2022
Author(s)
Shelby Bowers, Yvonne Branden, Tina G. Butcher, Richard A. Harshman, Gloria Diane Lee, David Sefcik, Lisa Warfield
The 105th Annual Meeting of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) was held virtually July 12 - 16, 2020. The 106th Annual Meeting of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) was held July 18 - 23, 2021, at the Hyatt Regency

Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods (NIST HB 133 - 2019 ed)

November 30, 2018
Author(s)
Linda D. Crown, David A. Sefcik, Lisa Warfield
This handbook has been prepared as a procedural guide for the compliance testing of net contents statements on packaged goods. Compliance testing of packaged goods is the determination of the conformance results of packaging, distribution, and sale of

Report of the 102nd National Conference on Weights and Measures (2017)

July 11, 2018
Author(s)
Tina G. Butcher, Linda D. Crown, Richard A. Harshman, David A. Sefcik, Lisa Warfield
The 102nd Annual Meeting of the National of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) was held July 16-20, 2017, at the Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The theme of the meeting was "Tradition and Technology: Finding the

Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods (NIST HB 133 - 2018 ed)

November 17, 2017
Author(s)
Linda D. Crown, Lisa Warfield, David A. Sefcik
This handbook has been prepared as a procedural guide for the compliance testing of net contents statements on packaged goods. Compliance testing of packaged goods is the determination of the conformance results of packaging, distribution, and sale of

Report of the 101st National Conference on Weights and Measures (2016)

June 29, 2017
Author(s)
Tina G. Butcher, Linda D. Crown, Richard A. Harshman, David Sefcik, Lisa Warfield
The 101st Annual Meeting of the National of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) was held July 24-28, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt Denver Hotel, Denver, Colorado. The theme of the meeting was "NCWM - Strengthening a Progressive Organization."

Labeling Requirements for Packages Labeled Using In-Store Scales

March 7, 2017
Author(s)
David A. Sefcik
In the early 1950s, it became popular for supermarkets to offer random weight packaged meats and produce using in-store scales. The Uniform Packaging and Labeling Regulation (UPLR) in NIST Handbook 130, “Uniform Laws and Regulations in the Areas of Legal

Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods (NIST HB 133 2017)

December 7, 2016
Author(s)
Lisa Warfield, David Sefcik, Linda D. Crown
This handbook has been prepared as a procedural guide for the compliance testing of net contents statements on packaged goods. Compliance testing of packaged goods is the determination of the conformance results of the packaging, distribution, and

Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods (NIST HB 133 2016)

July 28, 2016
Author(s)
Linda D. Crown, David A. Sefcik, Lisa Warfield
This handbook has been prepared as a procedural guide for the compliance testing of net contents statements on packaged goods. Compliance testing of packaged goods is the determination of the conformance results of the packaging, distribution, and

Unit Pricing Guide, "A Best Practice Approach to Unit Pricing"

December 18, 2014
Author(s)
David A. Sefcik
This guide has been developed to provide retailers with information about the best practice requirements for the unit pricing of pre-packaged commodities. The guide consists of best practice recommendations that will improve the accuracy and usability of