December 2005: Volume 47, Number 12
WQA creates Health Review Board
WQA creates Health Review Board The WQA's Gold Seal program has created an independent review board to provide independent oversight and approval to the associations Gold Seal Certification policies. While ANSIs accreditation and ongoing audits ensure the program is a bona fide independent certification program, the association decided to add oversight to help ensure the utmost integrity and assurance of public interest. Ninety-one manufacturers currently use the WQA accredited certifications for conformance to the ANSI/NSF Standards and required compliance with state regulations for more than 1,030 drinking water contact products.