September 10, 2015
SERI accredited by American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
Boulder, Colorado - SERI (Sustainable Electronics Recycling International) is pleased to announce that as of September 1, 2015 its R2 standards development process has been accredited by ANSI, the American National Standards Institute. The accreditation is an affirmation that SERI's process is consistent with ANSI's Essential Requirements for Due Process, which constitutes the recognized benchmark for voluntary consensus standards bodies.
"SERI has always been committed to an open, transparent, consensus-based standards development process for the R2 Standard," said John Lingelbach, executive director of SERI. "Now the process has ANSI's formal stamp of approval."