During its summer meeting that took place July 25-28 in Quebec City, the National
Fenestration Rating Council's (NFRC) board of directors approved a new bi-lingual
"The new label allows both English and French languages to appear simultaneously
and should increase understanding and usage of the label in French-speaking areas
such as in Canada," said Jim Benney, NFRC executive director.
The new provisions are available for use on labels printed after October 1,
2005, and will become mandatory for all labels printed after July 1, 2006.
The board also announced that six board positions will open at the end of the
year. Available positions include:
Nominations are due to NFRC no later than September 5, 2005.