Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

AHAM Publishes Standards for Portable ACs and Food Waste Disposers
Sep 29, 2009
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) has received approval of the ANSI/AHAM PAC-1-2009, performance standard for Portable Air Conditioners from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). The approval establishes the ANSI/AHAM PAC-1-2009 as the American National Standard.

The standard establishes a procedure for measuring specified characteristics of portable air-conditioners. AHAM says the standard methods and the recommended levels of performance, where they appear, are intended to provide a means to compare and evaluate different brands and models of portable air-conditioners regarding characteristics significant to product use. The standard is equivalent to the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) standard, CSA C370 Cooling Performance Standard for portable air-conditioners.

Also, AHAM has published a revised technical standard for Food Waste Disposers, known as AHAM FWD-1-2009. The standard establishes a uniform, repeatable procedure or standard method for measuring specified product characteristics of household food waste disposers.

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Oct 30, 2014: Whirlpool Corp. reports strong third-quarter

Oct 30, 2014: Consumer Confidence Index rebounds in October

Oct 29, 2014: New home sales up slightly in September 2014

Oct 29, 2014: Restaurant customers are using technology more frequently

Oct 29, 2014: Canadian HVAC/R wholesaler sales up 5.3% so far in 2014

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

October 2014: Portrait of the European Appliance Industry
September 2014: Appliance Industry Focus: HVAC
June 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: April 2014
May 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: March 2014




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows