International Organization (journal)

Hydromer, Inc. Surpasses the 40-Year Mark as a World-Wide Supplier of Specialty Coatings for Medical and Industrial Applications and Announces That Its New Facility in North Carolina is Fully Operational With Extensive New Capabilities

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

Coatings that can be heat or UV-cured, in solvent and water base versions to accommodate any type of coating requirements.

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  • Coatings that can be heat or UV-cured, in solvent and water base versions to accommodate any type of coating requirements.
  • Very large, modular ISO-class 8 clean room to accommodate customers devices of various sizes and quantities, including capabilities to coat devices up to 20-FT (600 CM) in length.
  • Expertise in coating complex devices like balloons, intricate IDs, multi-lumen and others, including emerging 3-D printed parts used in device development.
  • For the latest information about Hydromer, Inc. and its products, please visit our web site at www.hydromer.com or contact us atinfo@hydromer.com.

DarkPulse, Inc. Subsidiary, OPTILAN, Has Been Re-Certified Against ISO 9001, and ISO 14001 and Has Achieved Certification for ISO 45001

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

In addition, Optilan has also successfully transitioned over to ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management, which is valid for the same period.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, Optilan has also successfully transitioned over to ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management, which is valid for the same period.
  • The addition of ISO 45001 to Optilans portfolio also demonstrates our dedication to improving employee safety, reducing workplace risks, and creating better, safer working conditions.
  • Tony Alexander, Optilans HSEQ Director, commented, I am delighted we have renewed our certifications with ISO.
  • Importantly, our commitment to our safety culture remains unwavered, to ensure that everyone goes home safely every day.

Enel and Schneider Electric Join the World Economic Forum in Launching the Toolbox of Solutions for Urban Transformation: 200+ Decarbonization Solutions for Cities

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 9:17pm

This digital platform contains a range of decarbonization solutions to foster urban transformation, across energy, buildings, mobility, water, and waste management.

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  • This digital platform contains a range of decarbonization solutions to foster urban transformation, across energy, buildings, mobility, water, and waste management.
  • The beta version brings together over 200 real-life case studies and solutions from over 110 cities across the world.
  • "As this tool, and the solutions contained within, show, the technology to decarbonize our cities exists today.
  • Included in the Toolbox of Solutions, the users will find integrated solutions from Enel aiming to deliver decarbonized, sustainable, and resilient urban ecosystems in cities across the world.

American Financial Exchange (AFX) and AMERIBOR® Announce Commitment to Being Carbon-Neutral with Support of Climate Vault, Setting New Standard for Financial Markets Industry

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

These activities to address climate change will make AMERIBOR, the oldest Libor alternative, the worlds first carbon-neutral interest rate benchmark.

Key Points: 
  • These activities to address climate change will make AMERIBOR, the oldest Libor alternative, the worlds first carbon-neutral interest rate benchmark.
  • Futures on the forward-looking AMERIBOR Term-30 began on Cboe Futures Exchange on September 13, 2021.
  • AFX worked with Evolution Markets to determine a level of contribution to Climate Vault sufficient to offset all emissions it cannot reduce directly.
  • Climate Vault plans to use these contributions to purchase CO2 permits on regulated cap-and-trade compliance markets and will vault them.

Accenture and the World Economic Forum Decode the “Sustainability DNA” for Companies Seeking to Deliver Value and Impact for All Stakeholders

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 11:59am

To convert sustainability goals into reality, Accenture and the World Economic Forum decoded "Sustainability DNA," a set of 21 management practices, systems and processes that form the foundations of stakeholder-centricity.

Key Points: 
  • To convert sustainability goals into reality, Accenture and the World Economic Forum decoded "Sustainability DNA," a set of 21 management practices, systems and processes that form the foundations of stakeholder-centricity.
  • But our research with the World Economic Forum found that those who root their organization and leadership DNA in stakeholder-centricity enjoy significantly better sustainability performance and value creation.
  • To assess the strength of Sustainability DNA in companies around the world, Accenture and the World Economic Forum created the Sustainable Organization Index (SOI), which scores nearly 4,000 companies based on market-facing evidence of ESG-supporting practices in 146 areas.
  • Specifically, companies with a stronger Sustainability DNA achieve on average a 21% increase in both EBITDA margin and environmental and societal impact.

Sprout AI Inc. Announces Initial Sales Order

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via InvestorWire Sprout AI Inc. (Sprout AI or the Company) (CSE: SPRT) is a technologically focused, sustainable vertical farming company that has developed scalable, controlled aeroponic cultivation habitats.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via InvestorWire Sprout AI Inc. (Sprout AI or the Company) (CSE: SPRT) is a technologically focused, sustainable vertical farming company that has developed scalable, controlled aeroponic cultivation habitats.
  • Under the terms of the Order, an initial payment of 50% is required at the time of the Order to commence assembly.
  • Sprout AI CEO Chris Bolton commented: Sprout AIs selection by JT Medical as their choice indoor vertical cultivation technology represents an additional key milestone for the Company.
  • Utilizing Sprout AI for this DEA medical research license Project further demonstrates Sprout AIs highest level of plant crop flexibility, quality and repeatability.

The International Standard Proposed by Experts from BMC Medical in Terms of High-flow Respiratory Therapy Equipment Officially Released

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 8:00am

BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The international standard for high-flow respiratory therapy equipment (standard number: ISO 80601-2-90:2021) proposed by BMC Medical standardization technical experts has been formally released recently on the official websites of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).

Key Points: 
  • BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The international standard for high-flow respiratory therapy equipment (standard number: ISO 80601-2-90:2021) proposed by BMC Medical standardization technical experts has been formally released recently on the official websites of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
  • According to the information released by the National Medical Products Administration, it is the first international standard project proposed and completed by China in terms of the medical equipment for the prevention and control of COVID-19.
  • The release of the standard reflects the recognition by the International Organization for Standardization to the formulation of international standards by China.
  • The International Safety Standards Led and Formulated by China in the Field of High-flow Respiratory Therapy Equipment Released - National Medical Products Administration.

FITSI Earns Prestigious ANAB Accreditation under ISO/IEC 17024 for its Next Generation Federal IT Security Professional (FITSP) Cybersecurity Certification Program

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Federal IT Security Institute (FITSI) announced today that it had received accreditation from the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) under ISO/IEC 17024 for FITSI's Next Generation Federal IT Security Professional (FITSP) personal cybersecurity certification program.

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  • The Federal IT Security Institute (FITSI) announced today that it had received accreditation from the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) under ISO/IEC 17024 for FITSI's Next Generation Federal IT Security Professional (FITSP) personal cybersecurity certification program.
  • The ANAB accreditation allows government agencies, corporations, and individuals to have a high degree of trust in those certified by FITSI.
  • We've always known our FITSP certification program was top-notch, but this accreditation provides an independent third-party validation that FITSP is a 'best in class' cybersecurity certification program."
  • The FITSP certification program is role-based and documents the qualifications and specialized Federal IT security understandings of auditors, designers, managers, and operators of federal IT systems.

Bermuda Stock Exchange Begins Publishing MIAX Pearl Equities Market Data to the Pyth Network

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

MIAX Pearl Equities market data is among the first U.S. equities exchange market data provided to the Pyth Network and was first published to the Pyth Network on September 13, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • MIAX Pearl Equities market data is among the first U.S. equities exchange market data provided to the Pyth Network and was first published to the Pyth Network on September 13, 2021.
  • "BSX is delighted to begin publishing MIAX Pearl Equities market data to the Pyth Network and anticipates we will quickly expand the breadth of data we are publishing to the network," said Thomas P. Gallagher, Chairman of BSX and Chairman & CEO of MIAX.
  • The addition of MIAX Pearl Equities market data represents a critical inflection point for the Pyth Network as the availability of high fidelity market data from U.S. equities exchanges is unprecedented in DeFi."
  • MIAX's parent holding company, Miami International Holdings, Inc., owns Miami International Securities Exchange, LLC (MIAX), MIAX PEARL, LLC (MIAX Pearl), MIAX Emerald, LLC (MIAX Emerald), the Minneapolis Grain Exchange, LLC (MGEX), and the Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX).

Fastmarkets successfully completes IOSCO assurance review of 34 metals benchmarks

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Fastmarkets, the industry-leading cross-commodity price reporting agency (PRA), isdelighted to announce the successful completion of an independent assurance review of 34 key metals benchmarks.

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  • LONDON, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Fastmarkets, the industry-leading cross-commodity price reporting agency (PRA), isdelighted to announce the successful completion of an independent assurance review of 34 key metals benchmarks.
  • ''We remain committed to growing our list of audited prices and providing our users the highest possible level of confidence in the reliability of our benchmarks.
  • The completion of an external audit of our process demonstrates our commitment toprovide reliable, impartial, representative and transparent benchmarks,'' Fastmarkets' CEO Raju Daswani said.
  • Fastmarkets has invested significantly in resources and technology to ensure its price-assessment process aligns with IOSCO principles.