Graphene Leaders Canada Inc. formally received confirmation from the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) to act as a member of the SMC/IEC/TC 113 Committee for the Standardization of Nanotechnologies towards International Standardization of Nanomaterials.
Dr. Leah Coumont, Director of Research and Development and Scientific Lead in the development of environmental water treatment applications for Graphene Leaders Canada (GLC) Inc. will represent the Company on these Committees. GLC is very pleased to be involved to support the standardization of nanomaterials and participate with the CSA/SCC to support sustainable and responsible development practices in nanomaterials.
The CSA Group, accredited by Standards Council of Canada (SCC), has been the facilitator for Canada’s nanotechnology standards committees. On the international stage, with facilitation by CSA Group, Canada leads one of four working groups of ISO/TC229and IEC/TC113, in the interest of supporting common language for global communication in the emerging field of nanotechnologies. Standards developed internationally, from any of the four working groups of ISO/TC229, and also IEC/TC113, may be selected for adoption via CSA Group’s accredited standards process.