Look Out for New Standards, Revisions
October 18, 2011

The International Organization for Standardization and the International Electrotechnical Commission recently approved and promulgated the Glass in Building (TC 160) ISO 11479-1:2011, Glass in Building – Coated glass – Part 1: Physical defects and the ISO 11479-2:2011, Glass in Building – Coated glass – Part 2: Color of Façade. Check the ANSI Standards Store at www.ansi.org for copies. Paper copies are available from standards resellers.

The Underwriters Laboratories Inc. released the revision to the BSR/UL 858-201x, Standard for Household Electric Ranges (revision of ANSI/UL 858-2010). It covers revisions to the minimum glass thickness requirements, among others.

The ASTM C1464 - Standard Specification for Bent Glass has been reapproved, and is available as C1464-06(2011) developed by Committee C14.08, ASTM BOS Volume 15.02.

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