Grand Rapids, Mich. – The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has approved the new edition of ANSI/BIFMA X5.9 Storage Units – Tests standard, and copies of the new edition are available from BIFMA immediately. The BIFMA File/Storage Subcommittee worked diligently to revise this new edition of ANSI/BIFMA X5.9 with changes to unit loads, drawer cycles, door drop cycles, numerous test clarifications for consistency, and several changes that harmonize with other BIFMA standards.

Contact Dave Panning at or (616) 285-3963 for further information regarding the new edition of BIFMAʼs Storage Units – Tests standard. Contact Mike Reagan at or (616) 285-3963 to order copies of the new standard, or order online at the BIFMA website.

Source: BIFMA


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