ISO 14001 specifies the requirements for an environmental management system that an organization can use to enhance its environmental performance. ISO 14001 is intended for use by an organization seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability.
ISO/IEC 17025 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories is the main ISO standard used by testing and calibration laboratories. In most major countries, ISO/IEC 17025 is the standard for which most labs must hold accreditation in order to be deemed technically competent. In many cases, suppliers and regulatory authorities will not accept test or calibration results from a lab that is not accredited. Originally known as ISO/IEC Guide 25, ISO 17025 was initially issued by the International Organization for Standardization in 1999. There are many commonalities with the ISO 9000 standard, but ISO/IEC 17025 is more specific in requirements for competence, and applies directly to those organizations that produce testing and calibration results.
The consequences of unsafe food can be serious and ISO’s food safety management system helps organizations identify and control food safety hazards. As many of today's food products repeatedly cross national boundaries, food safety management system is needed to ensure the safety of the global food supply chain. It is applicable to all organizations, regardless of size, which are involved in any aspect of the food chain and want to implement systems that consistently provide safe products. The means of meeting any requirements of ISO 22000 can be accomplished through the use of internal and/or external resources.
ISO 15189 is an international and recommendatory standard that includes the main provisions of ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 9001, and contains the requirements for competence and quality for medical laboratories. The government can accept it as a standard operating in the country. In the absence of a strict prescription, the implementation of the ISO 15189 standard is carried out on the basis of professional ethics by laboratory management, which strives to guarantee maximum efficiency, competence and quality to patients and users of the laboratory. It is known that there is a direct relationship between patient satisfaction and increase in the organization's profit.
ISO/IEC 27001 is the best-known standard in the family providing requirements for an information security management system (ISMS).The ISO contains descriptions of the world's best practices in information security management. ISO/IEC 27001 specifies requirements for an information security management system to demonstrate the organization's ability to protect its information resources. This standard has been prepared as a model for the development, implementation, operation, monitoring, analysis, support and improvement of information security management system (ISMS).