Glossary beginning with I

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ILO (International Labour Organization)

international organization responsible for drawing up and overseeing international labor standards.

IMDS (International Material Data System)

online platform enabling the input of detailed information on the materials and substances used in purchased components.

Indirect emissions (scope 2)

air polluting emissions originating from combustion processes external to the organization, over which the latter has no control.

ISO 12100

voluntary regulations developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), defining principles and a methodology for achieving safety in the design of machinery.

ISO 14001

voluntary regulations developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), defining the requirements of environmental management systems.

ISO 14064

voluntary standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), specifying the international best practice in the management, reporting, and verification of data and information on greenhouse gases (GHG).

ISO 26000

guidelines developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), defining socially responsible behaviors and possible actions. This is not a certification.

ISO 50001

voluntary regulations developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), defining energy management requirements.

ISO 9001

series of voluntary regulations and guidelines, developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), defining the requirements of a quality management system within an organization.

IUCN Red List

the most comprehensive information source on the global conservation status of plant and animal species, managed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).