8 A Sustainable Forest Management System: Guidance Document (Z-808) (Etobicoke, Ontario: Canadian Standards Association
, October 1996).
And the anything-goes atmosphere that was characterized by unsupported product claims, inconsistent specifications and apples-tooranges comparisons has given way to a far more orderly climate, thanks in large part to the development of key standards and test methods by such organizations as the IES, National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), American National Standards Lighting Group (ANSLG), American National Standards Institute (ANSI), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Underwriters Laboratories, International Electrotechnical Commission International Commission on Illumination, and Canadian Standards Association
When that process is complete, the company will have fibre certified to all three major North American forest certification systems, including the Canadian Standards Association
, Sustainable Forestry Initiative and Forest Stewardship Council.
The Canadian Standards Association
(CSA) has also gone through some changes after many years of great service.
Other major standard-setting bodies are the American Tree Farm System, the Sustainable Forestry Initiative, the Canadian Standards Association
, ISO, and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes (PEFC), which operates mostly in Europe, Canada and Brazil.
If his prototype biodiesel unit receives Canadian Standards Association
(CSA) approval by January, Duchesne and his business partners plan to deliver their patent-pending system to market in by early 2007.
The new unit also maintains certification by the Canadian Standards Association
(CSA) for use in Class I, Division 2, Group C and D hazardous areas.
Both versions comply with the rigorous international safety standards established by Factory Mutual (FM), Canadian Standards Association
(CSA), and the European (ATEX) standard, extending the use of industry's best tool for fast, accurate assessment of the condition of rotating machinery to the most sensitive plant environments, www.
Stora Enso announced that its Sustainable Forest Management System at the company's Port Hawkesbury mill forestry organization was recently certified by the Quality Management Institute to the Canadian Standards Association
Standard and the American Forest & Paper Association's Sustainable Forestry Initiative Program.
products to standards publised by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) and now the Canadian Standards Association
The Pauluhn Apex LED luminaires meet Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 1598 and 8750 standards, Canadian Standards Association
He is also a member of the Association of Professional Engineers in the province of Ontario, the Canadian Standards Association
, the Canadian Society of Civil Engineering, the Transportation Research Board, and RILEM--the international union of Laboratory and experts in construction materials, systems and structures, and serves on the board of directors at the Association of Canadian Industries Recycling Coal Ash.