Z97.1 Committee Announces Membership Drive and New Chairperson
The ANSI Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) for Z97.1, safety
requirements for architectural glazing materials, will soon begin
the next standard revision cycle. The first meeting will take place
August 10 in Baltimore at the Sheraton BWI Airport Hotel. A call
for membership has been issued as well, and industry participation
is invited and encouraged. If you would like to join the committee,
you can contact Julie Schimmelpenningh, ASC Z97.1 secretary, by
for more information.
In other news, ASC has also announced a new chairperson. Kevin
Olah of Guardian Industries will succeed Valerie Block of DuPont
as the new chair, and will guide the committee through the next
standard revision cycle.