Weights and Measures in the News

NJ
Bloomfield, Verona stores accused of unlawful pricing practices
http://www.northjersey.com/story/news/essex/bloomfield/2016/01/14/bloomfield-verona-stores-accused-of-unlawful-pricing-practices/94401676/

OH
Beware of unsealed or illegally sealed scales, gas pumps: Cuyahoga County Consumer Affairs
http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2016/01/beware_of_unsealed_or_illegaly.html

OR
Gas pump 'skimmer scam' hits Oregon
http://www.ktvz.com/news/Gas-pump-skimmer-scam-hits-Oregon/37539422

WA
Are you getting what you’re paying for at the pump?
http://www.khq.com/story/30971720/are-you-getting-what-youre-paying-for-at-the-pump

Other
Introducing NIST’s  New Blog: Taking Measure
http://nist-takingmeasure.blogs.govdelivery.com/introducing-nists-new-blog-taking-measure/

 

 Carol T. Hockert

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