IICRC Names New Standards Chairman

January 29, 2019 IICRC Names New Standards Chairman

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has appointed Brandon Burton standards chairman.

Burton has more than 20 years of experience in the cleaning and restoration industry. He is an approved IICRC instructor in the categories of applied structural drying and water damage restoration and serves as the vice chair of the ANSI/IICRC S500 consensus body. Burton succeeds Howard Wolf, who served as standards chairman for the past six years.

IICRC is an ANSI-accredited standards-setting body for the flooring inspection, floor covering, and specialized fabric cleaning and disaster restoration industries. Organized in 1972, IICRC currently represents more than 5,700 certified firms and 54,000 certified technicians in 22 countries. For more information, visit