News: CRR News: Standards
The CRR's work with the British Standards Institute is bearing fruit. BSI will shortly release BS8887-2, which will contain an official definition of remanufacturing, for comment.
Monday, 6th October 2008
Creating standards for purchasers is key. Once standards are produced we aim to encourage purchasers specify the standard, increasing the competitive edge for high quality remanufacturers. Are you in automotive remanufacturing or a purchaser of automotive parts? Are you a local garage or a multinational OEM? Contact us if you are aware of any nationally or internationally recognised automotive remanufacturing standards. Also on the hit list, we are beginning to gather support for remanufacturing standards for compressors. Contact us if you are in compressors.
Reconditioned Devices: Potential Regulatory Changes Create Tension Between Third-Party Entities, OEMs
Peter Ohanian of the Halloran Consulting Group highlights potential regulatory changes in the US that could affect medical device refurbishers
Paper explores IP issues in reman of vehicle batteries
A new paper in the Journal of Remanufacturing explores management of intellectual property uncertainty when remanufacturing automotive energy storage systems