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AFNOR UK has obtained CEMARS certification to the ISO accredited international greenhouse gas standard via the Achilles Carbon Reduction Programme. This recognition demonstrates AFNOR UK’s ongoing commitment to measurement, management and reduction of its greenhouse gas emissions in an effective and credible way.
With the backing of the Chinese and French Presidents, Xi Jinping and François Hollande, on Wednesday 26 March 2014 at the Elysée Palace, AFNOR and AQSIQ/SAC signed a cooperation agreement on standardization in the key areas of food & drink, rail systems, e-health and smart cities.
Included in the summary of standards and normative documents in February 2014: approach to implementing and maintaining a business continuity plan; guidance for the implementation of an open approach to innovation; quantification and reporting of greenhouse gas emissions for organisations, etc.
From 3 to 7 March 2014, France will play host to one of the most important meetings of the working group responsible for producing the draft ISO 9001 international standard. Over the course of 5 days, more than 100 international experts will have the job of finalising the document that will be submitted for public enquiry a few weeks later.
Asset management helps make a profit while achieving a balance between the costs, risks and performance associated with the assets. The international standard ISO 55001 can be used to implement an asset management system. Find out all about it!
A forerunner in fair trade, the Nice coffee roaster Malongo wanted to promote its environmental policy and its concern for the safety of its teams. Having been awarded ISO 14001 certification in 2008, the company embarked on its OHSAS 18001 journey in 2010. We talked to Emily Neyme, the company's quality assurance manager.
Patrick Marolleau, an EFQM and AFAQ 26000 assessor also works as an ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 auditor. He is currently Chief Process Officer in the HR Department of the Société Générale Group. We talked to him about what is new in the latest version and about the importance of this evaluation and the work done by the assessors.
AFNOR Certification has awarded Carrefour ISO 50001 certification for its commitment to energy policy. Carrefour is the first French supermarket to obtain this kind of recognition for all of its sites: stores, warehouses and headquarters.
Jérôme Gauliard, CSR project manager in the Responsible Employment Mediation Department at Manpower France, uses Acesia – the AFNOR Solutions Achats supplier evaluation platform – to prove the company's CSR commitment to its customers. Report.
AFAQ ISO 9001 certification: who better to talk about it than those who are in contact with it every day? AFNOR Certification wants to show you why organisations of all sizes and in all sectors have put their trust in the French certification leader to approve their quality approach.