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Keeping cyberspace safe for 30 years
At a time when more of us are connected and working remotely than ever before, it’s good to know that there are people like SC 27 keeping our online activities secure with ISO standards.
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Rubber stamped
The ISO committee for rubber products wins top ISO award.
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The virtuous circle of innovation management
One of the many benefits of ISO’s new standard on innovation management is that it delivers across the board, keeping businesses of all sizes agile, adaptable and resilient enough to cope with today’s challenges. Here, experts from two companies –one big, one small – explain why ISO 56002 is a key driver …
The innovation game
Innovation economics professor Knut Blind tells us why standards are key to surviving in a highly complex 21st-century global economy.

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ISOfocus March/April 2020

The art of business

Standards are a set of powerful business tools for organizations. They inspire confidence, drive down costs, boost productivity and improve profits. Browse for business trends and read all about standardization successes.


ISO 45001:2018 - Occupational health and safety management systems - A practical guide for small organizations

This handbook, published jointly by ISO and UNIDO, aims to help smaller economic units implement the requirements of ISO 45001:2018.


International Standards and Trade - What does the research say?

The relationship between standards and trade is a topic of great interest in the standardization community. In this synthesis review, a selection of emblematic studies draws together findings on the impacts of standards on trade across multiple contexts. With this, we can draw some conclusions about …


ISO 22301 - Business continuity

A free publication about ISO 22301, the International Standard for implementing and maintaining effective business continuity plans, systems and processes.

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