Aleksei Abramov, head of Federal agency on technical regulation and metrology, approved two national standards to come into force next year. Starting from 2016 producers and suppliers of aluminum cookware with non-stick coating and textile machinery may achieve voluntary certification of their products.

First GOST R “Casting of aluminum alloys and solid stamping of sheet aluminum cookware with non-stick coating. General specifications” shall come into effect at the beginning of 2016. That GOST sets requirements for production, marking, storage and even sizes of products. National standard has been developed by ZAO “Neva Metal Posuda”.

GOST R ISO 23771–2015 « Textile machinery. Guide to the design of noise-reduced textile machinery» has been developed by JSC «Research and development centre for engineering systems control and diagnostics». Voluntary standard shall come into effect on December 1, 2016. It is supposed that new GOST R will contribute to invention of noise-reduced textile machinery that will fit present international noise level standards.