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Banking on safe transactions 19.10.2020
The International Standard for IBAN has just been updated.
Ensuring no-one goes hungry on World Food Day 16.10.2020
There is over 1 600 standards for the food production sector designed to create confidence in food products, improve agricultural methods and promote sustainable and ethical purchasing.
World Standards Day 2020 - Protecting the planet with standards 13.10.2020
World Standards Day is an opportunity to pay tribute to the collaborative efforts of the thousands of experts worldwide who develop the voluntary technical agreements that are published as standards.
International standard for medical device testing updated 05.10.2020
Patient safety is a key focus in update of ISO 14155, the industry reference for good practice in clinical trials.
Accent on quality 04.10.2020
The International Standard for language learning services has just been updated to ensure it meets the changing needs of the market, whatever way you say it.
EVS-EN 469:2020 sets new requirements on protective clothing for firefighters 25.09.2020
New document sets control measures to protect employees and workers, planning for risks and hazards users might incur into during emergency services.
New handbook helps SMEs create safe and healthy workplaces 07.09.2020
Health and safety at work not only saves lives, it is essential to effective business performance. New ISO 45001 handbook has just been published to help small organizations get the most out of it.
Thrills without the spills in adventure tourism 19.08.2020
Adventure is the spice of life and, when it comes to tourism, it can make for a memorable, rewarding experience. But it is not without its risks, so minimizing those risks is at the heart of several specific ISO standards.
Asparagus tipped to be pick of the crop 18.08.2020
The asparagus market is in full bloom everywhere. As trade grows, so too does the need for clearly defined and agreed specifications for the industry to use. A new International Standard has just been published to support its healthy growth.
Improving the safety of medical devices 03.08.2020
Reducing and managing risks related to medical devices is the objective of a key industry standard, EN ISO 14971. Detailed guidance to optimize its use has just been updated.