Wednesday, November 4, 2009

NFRC Now ANSI Accredited

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) is now an ANSI Accredited Standards Developer.

The ANSI Executive Standards Council (ExSC) has approved the accreditation of NFRC's operating procedures for documenting consensus on proposed American National Standards effective November 4, 2009.

NFRC will now submit its rating standards such as NFRC 100 and 200 for full public review as required by the ANSI process.

Executive Director Looks Forward to NFRC's 20th Anniversary

The National Fenestration Rating Council celebrates its 20th anniversary this year at its upcoming Fall Membership Meeting at the Sheraton Gunter Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.

The meeting is slated for November 16-19.

"Since its creation in 1989, the NFRC has become the recognized leader for independent and credible rating and certification programs for fenestration product energy performance," says Jim Benney, NFRC's executive director. "NFRC is excited to be celebrating its anniversary with members and staff in San Antonio."