Certification - articles

  • 2 min
    How sprinkler systems reduce fire deaths by 83 percent

    Fire in homes and buildings causes billions of euros of damage every year around the world. These impacts can be reduced dramatically with the help of an automatic sprinkler system.

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  • 3 min
    Capturing and capitalizing the power of the sun

    Next to being one of the most important sustainable energy solutions, solar energy offers great business opportunities. Kiwa helps solar manufacturers to increase the quality of products and investors decrease and mitigate risks to improve their return on investment.

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    The increasing ransomware problem: protecting your ICS

    Ransomware threats for ICS (Industrial Control Systems) are growing. The impact of attacks on critical infrastructures can be enormous. Chris van den Hooven from cybersecurity company Hudson Cybertec explains how organisations can protect themselves against ransomware attacks.

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    How certification can prevent food fraud

    Food fraud is an increasing challenge for the food industry and requirements for the prevention of food fraud are becoming more and more stringent. How can international food safety standards help to combat food fraud?

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    4 tips to make a mark with your certificate

    Congratulations – you’re certified! Now what? Here are four top tips for making the most of your certification through marketing.

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  • 3 min
    Spain’s fishing industry takes Kiwa on board

    Spanish fishing association CEPESCA wants to work responsibly and sustainably. Kiwa helps.

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  • 2 min
    What makes traditional balsamic vinegar traditional?

    When it comes to traditional balsamic vinegar; how do you know for sure, the word traditional is not a marketing trick based on no tradition at all?

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    Testing keeps hackers out of your kitchen

    Internet of Things (IoT) puts the world at bigger risk of cyber crime or just simple malfunction. Testing and certification is of utmost importance to keep our connected devices safe.

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    Remote auditing: discover the benefits

    Partly because of the Covid-19 pandemic, Kiwa has speed up the implementation of remote auditing. How does it work, when can it be performed, what do you need and what are the advantages?

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