It's a neat illustration of ISO
's role, but in truth, global standards are becoming increasingly important for the recycling industry that is constantly globalising, with materials being shipped around the world.
Legislation to "fix" the ISO
AMT problem has been repeatedly introduced in Congress.
"We are extremely pleased to have achieved compliance with ISO
14001-2004 in Brampton," says Steve Skurnac, president of Noranda Recycling.
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO
) was founded in Geneva in 1947.
The next meeting of ISO
TC 6 will be hosted by the United States in Atlanta, November 13-17, 2006.
became concerned that silica or mixed dust claims "looked a lot to us like asbestos.
The group felt that ISO
15489 provides a strategic platform from which to launch this effort, as it not only presents a model for effective records management practices, but also represents a sterling example of the effectiveness of collaboration between the archives and records management communities--which is especially important in a country with a strong archival tradition.
Beyond that date, only certificates to ISO
14001:2004 will be recognized by members of the IAF, an international association that represents the accreditation bodies of 44 countries and economies which have been set up to verify the competence of certification bodies.
In 1996, the International Organization for Standardization published its first series of standards for managing environmental incidents--namely ISO
14011 and ISO
14012--to help companies implement EMSs to meet the ever-increasing challenges of effective environmental management.
Having a shelter set up that quickly is a real improvement over the current shelter that is contained in two ISO
containers, Reichard said.
At a breakfast symposium held on March 30, Scott Salmirs, the organization's president, spoke about the benefits of the ISO
certification for the property management community.
"We offer independent component suppliers access to a state-of-the-art lab that meets ISO
standards at a very competitive cost," said Thomas R.