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NEMA reaffirms NEMA WD 1 standard.

Press Release Summary:

Mar 25, 2016 - NEMA reaffirmed NEMA WD 1 General Color Requirements for Wiring Devices. Standard contains color references for ac switches, plugs and cord connectors, receptacles, and other related wiring devices. NEMA WD 1-1999 (R2005, R2010, R2015) may be purchased in hard copy or downloaded at no cost on NEMA website.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Reaffirms NEMA WD 1 General Color Requirements for Wiring Devices

Press release date: Mar 18, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) reaffirmed NEMA WD 1 General Color Requirements for Wiring Devices. This standard contains color references for ac switches, plugs and cord connectors, receptacles, and other related wiring devices.

NEMA WD 1-1999 (R2005, R2010, R2015) may be purchased in hard copy for $39 or downloaded at no cost on the NEMA website.

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