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Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

A guide to finding books, articles, and technical information for your coursework in chemical and petroleum engineering.

What is a Standard?

ISO/IEC Guide 2:1996, definition 3.2 defines a standard as:

"A document established by consensus and approved by a recognized body that provides for common and repeated use, rules, guidelines or characteristics for activities or their results, aimed at the achievement of the optimum degree of order in a given context."

Standards in the U of C Library Collections