Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Building Code

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1658

n A collection of rules and regulations adopted by authorities having appropriate jurisdiction to control the design and construction of buildings, alteration, repair, quality of materials, use and occupancy, and related factors of buildings within their jurisdiction; contains minimum architectural, structural, and mechanical standards for sanitation, public health, welfare, safety, and the provision of light and air.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA