Body of the Standard. Standards are divided into six sections:
I. General – provides the s cope, purpose and application of the standard
II. Documents referenced
III. Definitions of terms used
IV. Requirements – minimum requirements for a product to meet the prescribed standard
V. Verification – tests for materials and manufacturing processes to ensure product quality
VI. Delivery – how the product can be packaged, marked and shipped
Appendices. These contain additional guidance and reference materials to aid the use of the standard.