The laboratory, scientific, medical, pharma & engineering test equipment industryfollows various testing and measurement standards. These standards are set by various organisations from around the world. LAB ePEDIA is proud to list below some of the organisations involved in setting these testing and measurement standards. If you also have a similar organisation in your country, then please feel free to contact us and get your organisation listed here. Please note that we are in no way related to these organisations. This is just a courtesy gesture from us at LABePEDIA.
ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 162 national standards bodies. ISO creates documents that provide requirements, specifications, guidelines or characteristics that can be used consistently to ensure that materials, products, processes and services are fit for their purpose. ISO has published 22432 International Standards.
The Japanese Industrial Standards Committee (JISC), Japan's national standardization body, plays a central role in developing standards in Japan covering a wide range of products and technologies from robots to pictograms. JISC is also responsible for Japan's growing contribution to setting international standards through its work with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
ASTM International is one of the largest voluntary standards developing organizations in the world. It is a not-for-profit organization that provides a forum for the development and publication of international voluntary consensus standards for materials, products, systems and services. Over 12,000 ASTM standards operate globally.