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Experts interested in sharing their research findings to a targeted audience are now invited to submit an abstract for a lecture or poster presentation." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/9/6/1/400514_web-Algen_iStock_000005316%20270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Coming-soon-New-CENTR-Algae-and-algae-products-Food-and-feed-applications.htm", "title":"Coming soon! New CEN/TR Algae and algae products - Food and feed applications", "pubdate":"11-05-2020", "lead":"CEN/TR Algae and algae products – Food and feed applications describes product specifications, product characteristics and other relevant information for algae and algae products for food, nutraceutical and animal feed applications. 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Working in the office and the many meetings that normally take place are temporarily impossible. Fortunately, we are accustomed, both nationally and internationally, to work ‘remotely and virtually’ so standardization work at NEN continues." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/0/6/c/398943_NEN_Gebouw%20270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/NEN-takes-preventive-measures-due-to-COVID19.htm", "title":"NEN takes preventive measures due to COVID-19", "pubdate":"13-03-2020", "lead":"Yesterday, the Dutch government crisis team (cabinet and RIVM) announced measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) as much as possible. NEN follows the advice of RIVM." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/7/1/d/398493_Microval-698745618_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/MicroVal-Workshop-on-New-Developments-and-the-Future-Needs-of-Alternative-Method-Validation.htm", "title":"MicroVal Workshop on ‘New Developments and the Future Needs of Alternative Method Validation’", "pubdate":"27-02-2020", "lead":"The international platform for validation and certification of alternative microbiological methods, MicroVal, organizes a workshop on new developments and the future needs of alternative validation in Munich on April 6, 2020. " }, { "image":"/upload_mm/5/a/4/398360_innovatie_GettyImages-683962670_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Contribute-to-the-future-of-European-standard-on-ethics-assessment.htm", "title":"Contribute to the future of European standard on ethics assessment", "pubdate":"21-02-2020", "lead":"For a success adoption of any innovation it is pivotal that customers and other stakeholders accept it and thus ethics are increasingly becoming a central issue. European standard CWA 17145 Ethics assessment of research and innovation was published in 2017 and is now undergoing its first systematic review. Stakeholders are invited to share their perspective before June 1 2020." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/2/1/d/393857_innovatie_idee_000041611472_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Boosting-Innovation-Through-Standards.htm", "title":"Boosting Innovation Through Standards", "pubdate":"09-09-2019", "lead":"Do you want to take your idea to the next level? Do you want to access a market of 600 million consumers? Do you want to discover how standards can help you reach that?" }, { "image":"/upload_mm/5/3/2/cid392802_Photo%20Henk%20de%20Vries%202019_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Professor-Henk-de-Vries-holds-the-Standardization-Management-chair.htm", "title":"Professor Henk de Vries holds the Standardization Management chair", "pubdate":"06-08-2019", "lead":"Henk de Vries, Endowed Professor of Standardisation Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) will deliver his inaugural address entitled Standardisation Management on Friday 4 October 2019. 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Technical staff and end-users, presenting the latest developments in laboratory, process analysis, metrology and sensor technology and their applications." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/9/a/6/390699_lab%20microscoop_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Quality-assurance-environment-and-food-laboratories-published.htm", "title":"Quality assurance environment and food laboratories published", "pubdate":"27-05-2019", "lead":"NEN 6603 ‘Environment and food – Internal quality control by the use of control charts with chemical and microbiological analyzes' is translated to English and published. This standard describes how laboratories can better guarantee the quality of their chemical and microbiological tests with statistical control charts. 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In its revised format it includes interesting new requirements." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/b/a/8/385693_biomassa_270X150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/Better-Biomass-approved-by-Dutch-authorities-as-certification-scheme-for-solid-biomass-for-energy-applications.htm", "title":"Better Biomass approved by Dutch authorities as certification scheme for solid biomass for energy applications", "pubdate":"26-11-2018", "lead":"The Better Biomass certification scheme has been approved in the framework of the Dutch Decree conformity assessment of solid biomass for energy applications. This approval is applicable to all five biomass categories that are distinguished, and applies for the global use of the 'Better Biomass certified' claim. With this approval, the market has access to a robust certification scheme to independently demonstrate the sustainable origin and utilisation of biomass for energy applications." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/7/1/8/385022_Farmers_meeting_IMG_7548_270x150_125x125.JPG", "location":"/News/News/Participants-in-IWA-for-professional-farmer-organizations-convene-1.htm", "title":"Participants in IWA for professional farmer organizations convene", "pubdate":"08-11-2018", "lead":"Early 2018 ISO approved the proposal for an IWA (International Workshop Agreement) for professional farmer organizations. On November 7 and 8 stakeholders discussed the content of this definition." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/4/d/a/383291_circulair_bouwen_270150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/ASTM-International-and-NEN-organize-seminar-on-sustainable-and-circular-building.htm", "title":"ASTM International and NEN organize seminar on sustainable and circular building", "pubdate":"14-09-2018", "lead":"A workshop jointly sponsored by standards organizations ASTM International and NEN will focus on presentations promoting innovative ways to use and reuse materials as well as increasing energy efficiency in the construction industry. This workshop will take place on Tuesday, October 16 in conjunction with the ASTM International Board of Directors Meeting in Amsterdam and will be hosted by NEN at their facilities in Delft, The Netherlands." }, { "image":"/upload_mm/3/5/0/383150_vietnam_270x150_125x125.jpg", "location":"/News/News/The-letter-of-intent-is-signed-on-Cooperation-in-Standardization-with-Vietnam-Netherlands.htm", "title":"The letter of intent is signed on Cooperation in Standardization with Vietnam, Netherlands", "pubdate":"07-09-2018", "lead":"On the occasion of the visit to NEN in the Netherlands by the Deputy Minister of Construction of Vietnam, Mr. Le Quang Hung, a letter of intent (LoI) on Cooperation in Standardization with special regard to the construction sector of Vietnam, is signed by NEN. " } ]}