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Canadian General Standard Board (CGSB)

IHS Markit is your source for CGSB standards and publications.

The Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) is a federal government organization that offers client-centered, comprehensive standards development and conformity assessment services in support of the economic, regulatory, procurement, health, safety and environmental interests of our stakeholders — government, industry and consumers.

CGSB Standards are used extensively throughout Canada as well as by firms exporting to Canada. Both the Canadian industry and the Canadian Government use these documents as criteria for procurement. CGSB Standards are used in a wide variety of engineering, construction, manufacturing, safety and testing applications. IHS Markit is your source for all CGSB standards, which cover a variety of topics including:

  • Textiles and Clothing
  • Building Materials and Supplies
  • Food
  • Furniture
  • Petroleum, Chemicals and Solid Fuels
  • Tools, Testing and Manufacturing
  • Paper, Printing and Office Supplies