Meanwhile, this particular standard is also available as a British standard, which directly relates it to the Ig Nobel Prizes.
The British Standard BS 6008 Method for preparation of a liquor of tea for use in sensory tests, won the Ig Nobel prize in 1999. A ceremony for Ig Nobel prize winners, held each year is co-sponsored by the Harvard-Radcliffe Society of Physics Students, the Harvard-Radcliffe Science Fiction Association, and the Harvard Computer Society. The prizes and award ceremony are organized by "the magazine Annals of Improbable Research.
Actual Nobel Prize winners award Ig Nobel prizes. Get more information on the 2013 Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony and Lectures.