The development of acoustical standards is an area of great importance to many members of the Engineering Acoustics Technical Committee. Below are links related to standards and standards development.

National and International Standards Organizations

ASA Standards Store

News concerning the recently approved ANSI S12.60-2002. Acoustical Performance Criteria, Design Requirements, and Guidelines for Schools

An appeal of this standard was made by the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI). The links below describe the results of that appeal.

Decision of the ANSI Board of Standards Review

Memo from the Board of Standards Review