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SCC Announces New Executive and Management Appointments

SCC is pleased to announce a number of executive and management appointments within the Accreditation Services Branch. These staffing adjustments position the Accreditation team to deliver high quality accreditation services. 

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Canadian-based standards expert Zillay Nawab discusses the importance of water reuse

Zillay Nawab, a Canadian-based standards expert, discusses the importance of water reuse projects and how they can benefit people in developing countries. 

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Getting on the Same Page When It Comes to Date and Time

In 1988, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) launched ISO 8601 to provide a standardized way to represent dates using numbers. Thirty years later, listing the date as the year/month/day has become the accepted standard in countries around the world.

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Canadian Leadership Was On Display at the 81st IEC General Meeting

A delegation from SCC represented Canada at the IEC’s 81st General Meeting...

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ISO/IEC 17025 has been revised. Learn what it means for Canadian laboratories. 

ISO/IEC 17025, general requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories, has been improved and the new version of ISO/IEC 17025 will be adopted and used by laboratories across Canada. 

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