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International Electrotechnical Commission

Also called the IEC. An organization established to standardize the use of electricity. Members consist of national boards. The IEC attempts to incorporate the interests of governments and the private sector. It was founded in 1906 and is based in Geneva.
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IEC 62321-8:2017 specifies two normative and two informative techniques for the determination of di-isobutyl phthalate (DIBP), di-n-butyl phthalate (DBP), benzylbutyl phthalate (BBP), di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), di-n-octyl phthalate (DNOP), di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) and di-iso-decyl phthalate (DIDP) in polymers of electrotechnical products.
We believe that the broad adoption of USB specifications will enhance IEC International Standards for a wide range of applications," says Ronnie Amit, General Secretary and CEO of the IEC.
Worldwide recognition from IEC helps further advance USB-IF's world-wide position in data transfer and charging," said Jeff Ravencraft, President & COO, USB-IF.
The IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) is the world's leading organization that prepares and publishes International Standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies.
The standard on the critical current of oxide superconductors is the first IEC standard on the newer high-temperature superconductors.
The European market for IEC 61850 routers and switches has surpassed other global regions to emerge as the top revenue generator in 2010.
Reduction in Cost of Future Technology Integration will Drive the Sale of IEC 61850 Compliant Routers and Switches
The IEC 61850 compliant routers and switches will bring down the cost of technology integration in future.
IEC 60598-2-24 Limited Surface Temperatures Luminaires
IEC 60598-2-25 Clinical, Hospitals and Health Care Buildings Luminaires
More than 70 leading high-technology universities are IEC affiliates, and the IEC handles the affairs of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association and Eta Kappa Nu, the honor society for electrical and computer engineers.
By incorporating the Speech Engine into their existing Platform, IEC can cost-effectively deploy speech recognition capabilities with highly accurate performance results.