Standards are documented agreements containing technical specifications or precise criteria to be used consistently as a guideline of characteristics, to ensure that materials, products, processes and services are fit for their intended purpose.
Glossaries, signs and symbols; A few examples are Paper Vocabulary, List of Equivalent Terms Used in the Plastic Industry, Vocabulary for the Refractory Industry and Vocabulary of Information Processing.
Material measure or physical property that defines or reproduces the unit of measurement of a base or derived quantity. Such as units of measures; The seven basic units of the SI system e.g. meter, Kg, Ampere etc.
Standards that focus on organization, such as for logistics, maintenance, inventory management, quality management, project management and production management such as ISO 9000, ISO 14000, ISO 17025, SA 8000, HACCP etc.