National Institute of Standards and Technology

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National Institute of Standards and Technology

A federal research laboratory in the United States. Established in 1901, it conducts research in various scientific fields and has contributed to developments in x-rays, smoke detectors, and pollution control, among other things. It is an agency under the U.S. Department of Commerce.
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If the Commerce Department expects the new subsidy figure will be more to our liking and the basis for a settlement, it is badly mistaken.
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