Enhancing Canada’s competitiveness and well-being

Norther community drainage problem

SCC approves national standard to address impact of climate change on Northern community drainage systems

The new standard was developed under NISI, which includes several innovative standards to provide tangible, long-term improvements for Canada’s Northerners.

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SCC group accreditation helping mineral analysis labs crystallize success​

Two mineral analysis labs are capitalizing on increased downtime during the current industry cyclical downturn, by strengthening their quality management systems and reducing their accreditation costs – through SCC group accreditation for all of their lab sites.

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Arctic builders

SCC approves two new national standards to help address effects of climate change on Canada’s North

SCC and CSA Group announced the publication of two new National Standards of Canada (NSC) that will help manage increased risk to Northern infrastructure under a changing climate....

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2014 World Standards Day celebration

SCC Awards/World Standards Day celebrate value of standardization 

SCC’s October event honoured Canadians who strengthen Canada’s standardization network, trade and economy – and featured a dynamic presentation from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.

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Verification of water quality

Updates to two key management systems standards offer numerous benefits

Important changes are being made to ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 – two widely used management systems standards that help organizations maximize their labour, better manage their risk and improve their environmental performance.

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