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IICRC developing new S210 Standard

May 9, 2012

VANCOUVER, WA — The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) announces the formation of a consensus body for the development of a new BSR-IICRC S210 Standard and Reference Guide on Dimensional Stone Maintenance and Restoration, according to a press release.

The IICRC is also forming a consensus body to revise IICRC S300 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Upholstery Cleaning, the release stated.

"As new materials and processes are introduced into our industry, we remain committed to ensuring the IICRC''s standards provide credible, up-to-date information," said Mili Washington, IICRC standards director.

"Through the development of the S210 Standard, we are upholding our promise to the industry to establish an international standard of care and provide our registrants with a knowledgeable industry voice and resource," Washington added.

According to the release, the consensus bodies will meet approximately two times per year, with most of the work being completed online and via conference calls.

Those interested in submitting an application to participate on the BSR-IICRC S210 or IICRC S300 consensus bodies, please contact Mili Washington, IICRC standards director, at Mili@IICRC.org, the release noted.

Click here to read the complete release.