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What does JIS stand for?

JIS stands for Japanese Industrial Standard

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At the same time, the direction and angle used for the outdoor exposure testing of the properties of polymers are prescribed in Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) Z 2381 (JIS 2001; 45[degrees] or 30[degrees] exposure angle), JIS K 7081 (JIS 1993; 30[degrees] exposure angle in Japan, latitude--10[degrees] in middle latitude area), JIS K 7219 (JIS 1998; 30[degrees] exposure angle), and JIS K 5600-7-6 (JIS 2002; 45[degrees] exposure angle).
skipped hydraulic pressure tests required by the Japanese Industrial Standards and forged data for some 125,000 stainless steel pipes in the five years to this March, the subsidiary said Thursday.
To help choose the proper safe, several guides are available that summarize labeling requirements set forth by the insurance industry, Underwriters Laboratories (UL), General Services Administration (GSA), and Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS).