STANDARDS ORGANISATION OF NIGERIA (SON) is the body that regulates drinking water quality.

Founded: 1971

Website: www.son.gov.ng

Reason: Established to improve the lives of people through quality assurance and standards.

Summary Functions:

  • Ensure that locally manufactured products in Nigeria give the required degree of satisfaction to consumers through compliance with Government policies on standardization and conformity assessment
  • Ensure that goods imported into Nigeria meet the minimum requirements of Nigeria Industrial Standards or any other approved international standards.


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  1. thanks for giving this opportunity to use this information in my project work.’water resouces management’ i wiil like to have all the hydrological stations and average annual rainfall in Nigeria.

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