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Exposure to ionizing radiation is a potential risk in many situations, and ISO has many standards that help to ensure the level of exposure is kept at safe levels. Now two new standards have been published that focus on the dosimetric monitoring of medical staff and the radon that emanates from building materials.

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Revision is ongoing for ISO 22000 on food safety management

The consequences of unsafe food can be devastating, both for consumers and businesses worldwide. With many of today’s food products repeatedly travelling across national boundaries, ISO 22000 is more essential than ever to the safety of the global food supply chain, Now, the standard is being substantially revised to ensure it stays relevant to modern needs.

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ISOfocus March April 2016 - Lifesigns

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Whether we like it or not, public health challenges are no longer just local, national or regional. They are global. So how can International Standards help?

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