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The European Standards Package, An Interview with Malcolm Harbour, Chairman of the European Parliament’s Internal Market Committee

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Malcolm Harbour, member of the European Parliament, discusses the European standardization system and the standardization package that the committee... more


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Standards, Regulations and Incorporation by Reference

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Incorporation by reference, and the related study and recommendations by the Administrative Conference of the United States, as well as the public-... more


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Strategic Standardization

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SCC leader John Walter discusses the strategic value of standardization, his organization’s priorities and harmonizing Canadian and U.S. standards... more


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Creating a New Generation of Aircraft and Pilots

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An international trade association, GAMA represents more than 85 of the world’s leading manufacturers of general aviation aircraft, components and... more


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Steel and Standards

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How does ArcelorMittal use standards in its materials production business?... more


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International Trade and Standards

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Standards Development Tips
There have been at least two major developments since the adoption of the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade Agreement in 1994 that... more


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A Commitment to Standards

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Metals & Materials
Safety
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Environment
Construction
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Quality
Chemicals
General Electric participates in standards development through its work on numerous committees and organizations. Philip Piqueira discusses why this... more


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Standards in Public Policy and Education

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Donggeun Choi, Ph.D., chief researcher at the Korean Standards Association, shares his perspective on standards development organizations and some of... more


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Paradigms of Standards and Patents Systems

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Konstantinos Karachalios brings a global viewpoint to an 
interview about standards systems and patents from his years at the European Patent... more


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Global Business, Standards and Change

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From the perspective of a career in diplomacy and international business, Shaun E. Donnelly talks about business, standards and the challenges of... more

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