List of popular standards in the United States

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List of popular standards in the United States

 

 

1

AA-ASM

Aluminum Association-Aluminum Sheet Metal Work in Building Construction

2

AAI

Aluminum Association, Inc

3

AAI-RMA

Agriculture Ammonia Institute-Rubber Manufacturers Association

4

AAMA

American Architectural Manufacturers Association

5

AASHTO

American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials

6

AATCC

American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists

7

ABS

American Bureau of Shipping

8

ABYC

American Boat and Yacht Council

9

ACCA

Air Conditioning Contractors of America

10

ACGIH

Association Advancing Occupational and Environmental Health

11

ACI

American Concrete Institute

12

AGA

American Gas Association

13

AHPA

American Herbal Products Association

14

AIA

Aerospace Industries Association of America

15

AISC

American Institute of Steel Construction

16

AISE

Association of Iron and Steel Engineers

17

AISI

American Iron and Steel Institute

18

AITC

American Institute of Timber Construction

19

AMCA

Air Movement and Control Association

20

ANSI

American National Standards Institute

21

AOAC

Association of Official Analytical Chemists

22

APA

American Psychological Association

23

API

American Petroleum Institute

24

ARI

Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute

25

ASAE

American Society of Agricultural Engineers

26

ASCE

American Society of Civil Engineers

27

ASHRAE

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers

28

ASME

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

29

ASME

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

30

ASNT

American Society for Nondestructive Testing

31

ASQC

American Society for Quality Control

32

ASSE

American Society of Safety Engineers

33

ASTM

American Society for Testing and Materials

34

ATSC

Advanced Television Systems Committee

35

AWPA

American Wood Preservers Assocation

36

AWPA

American Wood Protection Association

37

AWS

American Welding Society

38

AWWA

American Water Works Society

39

BOCA

Building Officials and Code Administrators

42

CABO

Council of American Building Officials

43

CGA

Compressed Gas Association

44

CI

Cordage Institute

45

CISPI

Cast Iron Soil Pipe Institute

46

CMAA

Crane Manufacturers Association of America

47

CSA

Standards Council of Canada

48

EIA

Energy Information Administration

49

EJMA

Expansion Joint Manufacturers Association Inc.

50

EMA

Electrical Manufacturers Association

51

FCI

Fluid Controls Institute Inc.

52

FMER

Factory Mutual Engineering and Research

53

GPA

Gas Processors Association

54

GRI

Gas Research Institute

55

GTI

Gas Technology Institute

56

HPVA

Hardwood Plywood and Veneer Association

57

IADC

International Association of Drilling Contractors

58

IAPMO

International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials

59

ICC

International Code Council

60

ICS

International Chamber of Shipping

61

IEC

International Electrotechnical Commission

62

IEEE

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

63

IES

Illuminating Engineering Society

64

IHO

International Hydrographic Organization

65

IIT

Illinois Institute of Technology

66

IME

Institute of Makers of Explosives

67

IMO

International Maritime Organization

68

ISA

International Society for Measurement and Control

69

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

70

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

71

ITU

International Telecommunication Union 

72

LR

Lloyd's Register of Shipping

73

MIL SPEC

United States Military

74

MSS

Manufacturers Standardization Societ

75

NAESBWEQ

North American Energy Standards Board Wholesale Electric Quadrant

76

NEMA

National Electrical Manufacturers Association

77

NFoPA

National Forest Products Association

78

NFPA

National Fire Protection Association

79

NIST

National Institute of Standards and Technology

80

NWWDA

National Wood Window and Door Association

81

OCIMF

Oil Companies International Marine Forum

82

OSHA

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

83

RTCM

Radio Technical Commission for Maritime Services

84

SAE

Society of Automotive Engineers

85

SAE

Society of Automotive Engineers

86

SBCC

Southern Building Code Congress

87

SCTE

Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

88

SEI

Structural Engineering Institute

89

TPI

Truss Plate Institute

90

UL

Underwriters Laboratories

91

USPC

The United States Pharmacopoeia

92

WQA

Water Quality Association

93

WSTDA

Web Sling and Tiedown Association

 

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