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Method of Sale and Test Procedure for Bag on Valve Technology


To discuss an appropriate Method of Sale for Bag on Valve (BOV) products. Provide a recommendation on the Method of Sale and test procedure for BOV type products.

The meeting brought together federal and state government officials, industry, trade associations and other interested parties to discuss the appropriate method of sale for packages labeled with a net quantity that utilize Bag on Valve (BOV) technology.

The outcome of the meeting produced a recommendation on the method of sale for labeling the net quantity of products sold using BOV technology and how products using BOV technology should be classified.



Start Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014
End Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Audience: Industry, Government, Other
Format: Workshop


NIST Office of Weights and Measures

Time: 10:00a.m - 3:00p.m ET

Technical Contact:

Mr. David Sefcik
NIST, Office of Weights and Measures,
100 Bureau Drive, Stop 2600,
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-2600.
Phone: (301) 975-4868
Email: david.sefcik@nist.gov.