BETEC - Building Environment and Thermal Envelope Councila voluntary membership council of the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS). It has sponsored three conferances with the title "Bugs, Mold and Rot," and NIBS has published the proceedings of the first two.
- CMHC- Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
- "the federal government's housing agency, is responsible for administering the National Housing", formerly the Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation
- ASHRAE-American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
- "the sole purpose of advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration for the public's benefit through research, standards writing, continuing education and publications."
- ANSI-- American National Standards Institute
- "a private, non-profit organization (501(c)3) that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system. to enhance both the global competitiveness of U.S. business and the U.S. quality of life by promoting and facilitating voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessment systems, and safeguarding their integrity."