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    • Auditing standard for management system standards now updated November 21, 2019
      Management systems help organizations achieve their objectives, and auditing them makes good business sense. The International Standard for auditing management systems has just been updated, giving more …
    • The key ingredient in food safety November 21, 2019
      As Quality Manager at KMC, the Danish-based food ingredients company, Marianne Dam is responsible for the maintenance and updating of KMC quality systems and certifications. Here, she explains how ISO …
    • The colour of sustainable tourism November 21, 2019
      As tourism outpaces other industries – international tourist arrivals increased by 6 % in 20181) – the sector is experiencing a revitalization. Adventure, responsible and green travel are reinventing the …
    • ISO paints brighter future with guide for sustainability in standards development November 20, 2019
      International Standards are essential tools for addressing many of the world’s pressing challenges, particularly those related to sustainable development. Recognizing the importance of this, ISO has a …
    • So much more than a toilet: ISO standards help transform lives on World Toilet Day November 18, 2019
      More than four billion people in the world live without safely managed sanitation, impacting not only their health but their dignity. Recognizing the critical need for new and accessible technologies to …
    • Top 5: Standards for eco-conscious travellers November 15, 2019
      It’s holiday time in many parts of the world, and for a lot of people that means getting away. More than 1.4 billion tourists went somewhere last year, and that number is due to grow by 3-4 % by the end …
    • Calculating the value of the environment with new ISO standard November 14, 2019
      How does an organization value the dependencies it has on the environment? There’s a lot of information on what makes smarter sustainable strategies, but very little data. Now a new ISO standard provides …
    • The new frontier for artificial intelligence November 13, 2019
      No longer just a fictional theme for far-fetched science fiction movies, artificial intelligence is now very much a day-to-day part of our reality. In factories, in intelligent transportation, even in …
    • Putting patients first was key to winning ISO’s top committee award November 11, 2019
      With more than 16 billion injections administered around the world every year[1], devices for administering medication into the human body are big business. The ISO committee of experts that develops standards …
    • Four trends will impact ISO’s future strategy November 11, 2019
      Economic and trade uncertainty, changing societal expectations, the impacts of climate change, and digital transformation were the main disruptive forces highlighted at ISO’s General Assembly that will …