The National Metrology Laboratory (NML) is the national metrology institute of the Philippines tasked by law to be responsible for establishing and maintaining the national measurement standards for physical quantities such as mass, temperature, pressure, voltage, resistance, luminous intensity and time interval and their dissemination to Filipino users.  It has 27 staff and is located at the Metrology Building within the Department of Science and Technology Compound.   The main entrance ... read more..

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  • World Metrology Day – 20 May 2022

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  • World Metrology Day provides public awareness on proper measurements for global trade

    By BusinessMirror May 22, 2020 The World Metrology Day on May 20 commemorated the anniversary of the signing of the ...

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  • DoST’s NML ensures precise measurement standards

    By The Manila Times, June 7, 2020 In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, every life is counting on accurate instruments ...

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  • World Metrology Day at NML, opens Water Flow System Facility

    By The Manila Times, May 27, 2020 The 120 L and 1 200 L Collection Tanks mounted on weighing scales ...

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A simple procedure for using Infrared Thermometers (IRTs) to screen for the presence of fever with confidence

By Manuel M. Ruiz, May 23, 2020 Today is World Metrology Day. Happy World Metrology Day despite the inconveniences we ...

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NML Guidance Document No. A-1 – Verification & In-Service Inspection of Fuel Dispensers

As the national metrology institute of the Philippines, the National Metrology Laboratory of the Industrial Technology Development Institute issues this ...

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