Bureau international des poids et mesures (BIPM)
1875-05-20 Paris France
Established by T-XT0102 - Metre Convention, signed by 17 States. Modified 6 Oct 1921, Sèvres (France). Agreement signed with French Government, 25 Apr 1969; amended 23 Jul 2007. Statutes Registered in 'LNTS 427'.
Work with NMIs of Member States, RMOs and strategic partners, using international and impartial status to promote and advance the global comparability of measurements.
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Conférence générale des poids et mesures (CGPM) (General Conference on Weights and Measures); Comité international des poids et mesures (CIPM) International Committee for Weights and Measures; Consultative Committees (10); Joint Committees (4).
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