American National Standards Institute

Definition(s)

  • The American National Standards Institute, or ANSI, “is a private, non-profit organization (501(c)3) that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system. The Institute’s mission is to enhance both the global competitiveness of U.S. business and the U.S. quality of life by promoting and facilitating voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessment systems, and safeguarding their integrity.”

See Also

  • American National Standards Institute, http://www.ansi.org

Notes

  1. http://www.ansi.org/about_ansi/overview/overview.aspx?menuid=1