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About NACE Standards

The development of NACE International’s industry standards responds to the standardization needs of the corrosion industry ensuring a focus on standards that address the impact of emerging technologies, new materials and capabilities, and changing regulatory requirements. NACE’s Standards Committees are responsible for the generation, maintenance and publishing of all products requiring a consensus-driven process including technical standards, standards-related information, and technical reports covering all aspects of corrosion prevention and control worldwide.

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NACE Standards news

April 16, 2020

Standards Communication Update on Progress

Even with the challenges presented by the postponement of CORROSION 2020 until June, we are continuing to make excellent progress on the implementation of our new Standards system.

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March 3, 2020

Roles of the NACE Standards Board and the NACE Standards Committees

The newly created NACE Standards Board is a distinct body from the NACE Standards Committees. While the Standards Committees report directly to the Standards Board, each body has its own unique operating manual, and its own set of responsibilities. Let’s examine the differences, and why they are important.

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February 21, 2020

Benefits of the New NACE Standards Development Program

The new NACE Standards Development Program is entirely focused on meeting NACE industry needs for new, current, and technically accurate standards. The structure consists of balanced standing committees of dedicated volunteer technical experts.

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February 4, 2020

NACE International Announces Members of New Standards Board

The NACE International Board of Directors announces the unanimously approved slate of members of the new NACE Standards Board. The Standards Board is authorized to provide oversight and management of NACE International’s standards and its chair holds a voting seat on the NACE International board.

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January 23, 2020

Standards initiative Communication #1: Official formation of the NACE Standards board

I am pleased to bring you some excellent news regarding the new NACE Standards Board. On October 31st, the NACE International Board of Directors unanimously approved both the new operating manual and the slate of initial members of the newly created NACE Standards Board.

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December 17, 2019

NACE International Board of Directors Unanimously Approves Creation of New NACE Standards Board

The NACE International Board of Directors has unanimously approved the membership slate of the new NACE Standards Board, and authorized its members to provide oversight and management of NACE International’s standards program. Additionally, it was agreed that the Standards Board will have a voting seat on the NACE International Board of Directors, effective March 2020.

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