Sustainability - articles

  • 2 min
    The hydrogen potential

    Hydrogen is a promising renewable alternative to natural gas. Kiwa offers knowledge, expertise, research and testing.

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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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    Innovation under pressure: paving the way for hydrogen

    Hydrogen is one of the main energy sources for a sustainable future. To use hydrogen, it must be kept under high pressure. This places additional demands on the mobility infrastructure.

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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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    Consorzio Pescatori di Goro: a qualitative journey from sea to table

    Quality of food products is not the only aspect taken into consideration by consumers and distributors. Something invisible and untouchable is becoming more and more important: the history, safety and sustainability of products.

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  • 4 min
    Building a circular construction industry: the role of certification

    As circularity becomes more prominent in the construction business, we will need ways to measure and monitor its effectiveness – including through testing, inspection and certification.

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    Making responsibly sourced concrete visible: CSC certification

    Schellevis, a Dutch manufacturer of concrete products used for various applications, including ornamental paving, is CSC Silver certified by Kiwa. CSC is a worldwide quality mark for concrete which proves that companies are part of a responsible concrete chain.

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  • 3 min
    Innovation under pressure: 8 key elements in the hydrogen infrastructure

    For use in mobile applications such as transportation, H2 must be kept compressed under extremely high pressure. These are the eight key elements in the robust H2 infrastructure of the future.

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    Innovating for sustainable construction: a new era for life cycle assessment

    With a growing focus on climate change, it is becoming increasingly important to understand where our environmental impacts are coming from, in order to limit them. We look at one of the ways to assess the impact of construction: life cycle analysis.

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