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  • Using data to assess the circular economy

    7 December 2020 by Natalie Mouyal
    Access to data helps make better informed decisions. Recent technology developments now make it possible to collect and store vast volumes of data for analysis. Combined with the use of artificial intelligence, data can...
  • Safeguarding the credibility of IEC Standards

    30 November 2020 by Natalie Mouyal
    Consumers rely upon government regulations to ensure that manufacturers adhere to conditions regarding the safety and performance of their products. Increasingly, governments have set requirements on issues related to...
  • Understanding halogen use

    15 March 2020 by Natalie Mouyal
    Halogens are generally considered to be any of the group of five chemical elements of the periodic table consisting of fluorine (F), chlorine (CI), bromine (Br), iodine (I) and astatine (At). This group of elements had...
  • Applying standards to the circular economy

    15 March 2020 by Natalie Mouyal
    The circular economy calls for a radical shift in production and consumption. Continual cycles recover and restore products, components and materials through strategies such as reuse, repair, remanufacture and...
  • Giving a new shape to the economy

    15 January 2020 by Natalie Mouyal
    The circular economy calls for a paradigm shift in production and consumption across society. Continual cycles recover and restore products, components and materials through strategies such as reuse, repair...
  • How can IEC shape the circular economy?

    15 May 2019 by Natalie Mouyal
    From mounting piles of waste to the depletion of natural resources, the current modes of production and consumption are unsustainable. Based on the current linear economic model, products are made, used and discarded...
  • Going green

    15 May 2018 by Zoë Smart
    More and more governments and industry players recognize the importance of taking measures to safeguard the environment. But do International Standards have a role to play in the process?

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