For this month’s update we’re looking at last year in review. We achieved a lot in 2017 in partnership with our domestic and international customers and stakeholders.
Welcome to the first issue of Touchstone for 2017. I hope you had a restful and enjoyable break over Christmas and the New Year. Six weeks into the New Year, the Standards Approval Board has met twice and we are already very busy here at Standards New Zealand.
Welcome to my January update for Touchstone. I am pleased to be able to share a few recent news items where Standards New Zealand has partnered with key stakeholders to facilitate New Zealand’s participation in international standards development and to make it easier for users to access key standards in new ways.
Welcome to my October update for Touchstone.
This month we announce the newly amended concrete structures standard, and there is news on innovative thinking from the ISO conference in Berlin and more ...
We celebrated World Standards Day on 14 October by acknowledging the contributions of thousands of experts and volunteers both in New Zealand and around the world to the development of standards.
We would like to hear your views about adopting an international consumer product safety standard.
Welcome to my July update for Touchstone.
This month the testing and decontamination of methamphetamine standard is released and there is news on our international ties.
Welcome to my April update for Touchstone.
This month, a further update on progress of the standard for testing and decontamination of methamphetamine-contaminated properties and we have standards proposed for withdrawal out for comment.
Welcome to the March edition of Touchstone.
We are conducting research through March and April to help us improve our products and services and we are working on a new look for Touchstone.
This is the last Touchstone for 2016. Thank you for all your support of Standards New Zealand during the year. Please accept my best wishes for a safe and happy holiday season and I will be in touch again in February 2017.