Standards

Some articles on standards:

Emission Standard
... Emission standards are requirements that set specific limits to the amount of pollutants that can be released into the environment ... Many emissions standards focus on regulating pollutants released by automobiles (motor cars) and other powered vehicles but they can also regulate emissions from industry, power ... Frequent policy alternatives to emissions standards are technology standards ...
European Committee For Standardization - The Vienna Agreement
... aim is to avoid duplication of (potentially conflicting) standards between CEN and ISO ... In the last decade CEN has adopted a number of ISO standards which replaced the corresponding CEN standards ...
Parker Morris Committee
... influential 1961 report on housing space standards in public housing in the United Kingdom entitled Homes for Today and Tomorrow ... social housing needed to be improved to match the rise in living standards and made a number of recommendations ... Out of the report came the Parker Morris Standards, set out in the Ministry of Housing's "Design Bulletin 6 – Space in the Home" ...
University Of Arid Agriculture - Quality Enhancement Cell
... The major functions of QEC are to review quality standards and the quality of teaching and learning in each subject area ... promote public confidence that the quality and standards of the award of degrees are enhanced and safeguarded ... define lucid and explicit standards as points of reference to the reviews to be carried out ...

Famous quotes containing the word standards:

    The home is a woman’s natural background.... From the beginning I tried to have the policy of the store reflect as nearly as it was possible in the commercial world, those standards of comfort and grace which are apparent in a lovely home.
    Hortense Odlum (1892–?)

    To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man’s character one must judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    The technologist was the final guise of the white missionary, industrialization the last gospel of a dying race and living standards a substitute for a purpose in living.
    Max Frisch (1911–1991)