Regulations, Codes and Standards

SPI is active in monitoring and developing codes and standards for the plastics industry. These activities include alerting members to codes and standards based issues that may impact plastics and ensuring that the membership has a voice in the codes and standards making processes. SPI's activities also focus on strengthening the membership's opportunity to influence and address codes and standards that affect the plastics industry. Also, SPI Staff regularly reviews the publications of codes and standards organizations to identify activities of interest to the plastics industry.


In the codes area, SPI reviews activities of all three model code organizations as well as several state code groups such as:


In the standards area SPI participates with groups such as:

SPI also monitors activities of international groups that specialize in standards for electrical products. such as:

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