8
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Sustainable Development Goal

8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

International Standards, by their very nature, promote economic growth by setting a common language and internationally agreed specifications that can be applied in the development of national and international regulation.

A product of best practice and consensus, they are also essential tools for reducing barriers to international trade, a contribution that is acknowledged in the World Trade Organization’s Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade.

In addition, ISO also has many specific standards that promote decent work, not least ISO 45001, Occupational health and safety management systems – Requirements with guidance for use, designed to help companies and organizations worldwide protect the health and safety of the people who work for them.

Another barrier to economic growth is bribery, which can have a negative impact on employment opportunities. ISO 37001 on anti-bribery management systems contributes to economic prosperity by helping organizations fight bribery and promote an anti-bribery culture.

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104 standards contributing to SDG 8

Standard and/or project Sector TC
IWA 28:2018
Faecal sludge treatment units -- Energy independent, prefabricated, community-scale resource-recovery units -- Safety and performance
ISO/TMBG
ISO 6826:1997
Reciprocating internal combustion engines -- Fire protection
Mechanical engineering ISO/TC 70
ISO/AWI 8041-2 [Under development]
Human response to vibration -- Measuring instrumentation -- Part 2: Part 2: Personal vibration exposure meters
Mechanical engineering ISO/TC 108
ISO 9004:2018
Quality management -- Quality of an organization -- Guidance to achieve sustained success
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 2
ISO 10001:2018
Quality management -- Customer satisfaction -- Guidelines for codes of conduct for organizations
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO 10002:2018
Quality management -- Customer satisfaction -- Guidelines for complaints handling in organizations
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO 10003:2018
Quality management -- Customer satisfaction -- Guidelines for dispute resolution external to organizations
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO 10008:2013
Quality management -- Customer satisfaction -- Guidelines for business-to-consumer electronic commerce transactions
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO/NP 10014 [Under development]
Quality management -- Guidelines for realizing financial and economic benefits
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO/DIS 10015 [Under development]
Quality management -- Guidelines for competence management and people development
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO/DIS 10018 [Under development]
Quality management systems -- Guidelines on people engagement
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176/SC 3
ISO 12100:2010
Safety of machinery -- General principles for design -- Risk assessment and risk reduction
Mechanical engineering ISO/TC 199
ISO 13009:2015
Tourism and related services -- Requirements and recommendations for beach operation
Services ISO/TC 228
ISO 13065:2015
Sustainability criteria for bioenergy
ISO/TMBG
ISO 14001:2015
Environmental management systems -- Requirements with guidance for use
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 207/SC 1
ISO/CD 14030-1 [Under development]
Environmental performance evaluation -- Green debt instruments -- Part 1: Process for green bonds
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 207/SC 4
ISO/AWI 14097 [Under development]
Framework and principles for assessing and reporting investments and financing activities related to climate change
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 207/SC 7
ISO 16075-1:2015
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 1: The basis of a reuse project for irrigation
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 16075-2:2015
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 2: Development of the project
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 16075-3:2015
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 3: Components of a reuse project for irrigation
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 16075-4:2016
Guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects -- Part 4: Monitoring
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 17351:2013
Packaging -- Braille on packaging for medicinal products
Freight, packaging and distribution ISO/TC 122
ISO 18091 [Under development]
Quality management systems -- Guidelines for the application of ISO 9001 in local government
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176
ISO 19011:2018
Guidelines for auditing management systems
ISO/TMBG
ISO 19160-1:2015
Addressing -- Part 1: Conceptual model
Information technology, graphics and photography ISO/TC 211
ISO 19160-4:2017
Addressing -- Part 4: International postal address components and template language
Information technology, graphics and photography ISO/TC 211
ISO/AWI 19665 [Under development]
Calibration of conditioning amplifiers for dynamic application
Mechanical engineering ISO/TC 108
ISO 20121:2012
Event sustainability management systems -- Requirements with guidance for use
ISO/TMBG
ISO 20400:2017
Sustainable procurement -- Guidance
ISO/TMBG
ISO 20419:2018
Treated wastewater reuse for irrigation -- Guidelines for the adaptation of irrigation systems and practices to treated wastewater
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 20426:2018
Guidelines for health risk assessment and management for non-potable water reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO 20468-1:2018
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 1: General
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/DIS 20468-2 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 2: Methodology to evaluate performance of treatment systems on the basis of greenhouse gas emissions
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-3 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 3: Ozone treatment technology
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-4 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 4: UV Disinfection
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-5 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 5: Membrane filtration
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-6 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 6: Ion exchange technology
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/CD 20468-7 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 7: Advanced Oxidation Processes
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO/AWI 20468-8 [Under development]
Guidelines for performance evaluation of treatment technologies for water reuse systems -- Part 8: Evaluation of wastewater reclamation technologies based on life cycle cost
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO 20469:2018
Guidelines for water quality grade classification for water reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 3
ISO 20581:2016
Workplace air -- General requirements for the performance of procedures for the measurement of chemical agents
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 146/SC 2
ISO 20670:2018
Water reuse -- Vocabulary
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282
ISO 20760-1:2018
Water reuse in urban areas -- Guidelines for centralized water reuse system -- Part 1: Design principle of a centralized water reuse system
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO 20760-2:2017
Water reuse in urban areas -- Guidelines for centralized water reuse system -- Part 2: Management of a centralized water reuse system
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO 20761:2018
Water reuse in urban areas -- Guidelines for water reuse safety evaluation -- Assessment parameters and methods
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO/AWI 21256-3 [Under development]
Fine bubble technology -- Cleaning applications -- Part 3: Test method for cleaning hard flooring surfaces
Special technologies ISO/TC 281
ISO/DIS 21416 [Under development]
Recreational diving services -- Requirements and guidance on sustainable practices in recreational diving
Services ISO/TC 228
ISO/FDIS 21417 [Under development]
Recreational diving services -- Requirements for training on environmental awareness for recreational divers
Services ISO/TC 228
ISO/AWI 21448 [Under development]
Road vehicles -- Safety of the intended functionality
Transport ISO/TC 22/SC 32
ISO/CD 21902 [Under development]
Tourism and related services -- Accessible tourism for all -- Requirements and recommendations
Services ISO/TC 228
ISO/FDIS 21939-1 [Under development]
A method to calculate and express energy consumption of industrial wastewater treatment for the purpose of water reuse -- Part 1: Biological processes
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/CD 22095 [Under development]
Chain of custody -- General terminology, concepts, requirements and guidance
Business management and innovation ISO/PC 308
ISO/AWI 22238 [Under development]
Water reuse -- A guideline to wastewater disinfection and equivalent treatments
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 1
ISO 22301:2012
Societal security -- Business continuity management systems -- Requirements
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 292
ISO/DIS 22447 [Under development]
Industrial wastewater classification
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/DIS 22449-1 [Under development]
Use of reclaimed water in industrial cooling systems -- Part 1: Technical guidelines
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/DIS 22449-2 [Under development]
Use of reclaimed water in industrial cooling systems -- Part 2: Guidelines for cost analysis
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/FDIS 22519 [Under development]
Purified water and water for injection pretreatment and production systems
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282
ISO/DIS 22524 [Under development]
Pilot plan for industrial wastewater treatment facilities in the objective of reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO 22716:2007
Cosmetics -- Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) -- Guidelines on Good Manufacturing Practices
Health, medicine and laboratory equipment ISO/TC 217
ISO/CD 23043 [Under development]
Evaluation of industrial wastewater treatment technologies for reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/CD 23044 [Under development]
Guidelines for softening and desalination of industrial wastewater for reuse
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 4
ISO/CD 23056 [Under development]
Water reuse in urban areas - Guidelines for decentralized/onsite water reuse system·-· Design principle of a decentralized/onsite system
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO/CD 23070 [Under development]
Water Reuse in Urban Areas --Guidelines for reclaimed water treatment -- Design principle of a RO desalination system of municipal wastewater
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 282/SC 2
ISO/AWI 23779 [Under development]
Shot blasting machinery -- safety and environmental requirements
Mechanical engineering ISO/TC 306
ISO/AWI 23806 [Under development]
Ships and marine technology--Cyber safety
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO/WD 24613-5 [Under development]
Language resource management -- Lexical markup framework (LMF) -- Part 5: LBX serialisation
Horizontal subjects ISO/TC 37/SC 4
ISO/WD 24620-2 [Under development]
Language resource management -- Controlled human communication (CHC) -- Part 2: Part 2: Controlled written communication (CWC) -- Basic principles and methodology
Horizontal subjects ISO/TC 37/SC 4
ISO 26000:2010
Guidance on social responsibility
ISO/TMBG
ISO/DTS 26030 [Under development]
Sustainable development and social responsibility -- Guidance for using ISO 26000:2010 in the food chain
Food and agriculture ISO/TC 34
ISO 28000:2007
Specification for security management systems for the supply chain
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 292
ISO 28001:2007
Security management systems for the supply chain -- Best practices for implementing supply chain security, assessments and plans -- Requirements and guidance
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 292
ISO 28002:2011
Security management systems for the supply chain -- Development of resilience in the supply chain -- Requirements with guidance for use
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 292
ISO 28003:2007
Security management systems for the supply chain -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of supply chain security management systems
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 292
ISO 28004-1:2007
Security management systems for the supply chain -- Guidelines for the implementation of ISO 28000 -- Part 1: General principles
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 292
ISO 29993:2017
Learning services outside formal education -- Service requirements
Services ISO/TC 232
ISO 30000:2009
Ships and marine technology -- Ship recycling management systems -- Specifications for management systems for safe and environmentally sound ship recycling facilities
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30002:2012
Ships and marine technology -- Ship recycling management systems -- Guidelines for selection of ship recyclers (and pro forma contract)
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30003:2009
Ships and marine technology -- Ship recycling management systems -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of ship recycling management
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30004:2012
Ships and marine technology -- Ship recycling management systems -- Guidelines for the implementation of ISO 30000
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30005:2012
Ships and marine technology -- Ship recycling management systems -- Information control for hazardous materials in the manufacturing chain of shipbuilding and ship operations
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30006:2010
Ship recycling management systems -- Diagrams to show the location of hazardous materials onboard ships
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30007:2010
Ships and marine technology -- Measures to prevent asbestos emission and exposure during ship recycling
Transport ISO/TC 8
ISO 30500:2018
Non-sewered sanitation systems -- Prefabricated integrated treatment units -- General safety and performance requirements for design and testing
ISO/TMBG
ISO 31000:2018
Risk management -- Guidelines
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 262
ISO 34101-1 [Under development]
Sustainable and traceable cocoa -- Part 1: Requirements for cocoa sustainability management systems
Food and agriculture ISO/TC 34/SC 18
ISO 34101-2 [Under development]
Sustainable and traceable cocoa -- Part 2: Requirements for performance (related to economic, social and environmental aspects)
Food and agriculture ISO/TC 34/SC 18
ISO 34101-3 [Under development]
Sustainable and traceable cocoa -- Part 3: Requirements for traceability
Food and agriculture ISO/TC 34/SC 18
ISO 34101-4 [Under development]
Sustainable and traceable cocoa -- Part 4: Requirements for certification schemes
Food and agriculture ISO/TC 34/SC 18
ISO 37001:2016
Anti-bribery management systems -- Requirements with guidance for use
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 309
ISO 37101:2016
Sustainable development in communities -- Management system for sustainable development -- Requirements with guidance for use
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO 37120:2018
Sustainable cities and communities -- Indicators for city services and quality of life
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO/FDIS 37122 [Under development]
Sustainable cities and communities -- Indicators for smart cities
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO/DIS 37123 [Under development]
Sustainable cities and communities -- Indicators for resilient cities
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268
ISO/NP 37164 [Under development]
Smart community infrastructures -- Smart transportation using fuel cell LRT
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268/SC 1
ISO/NP 37165 [Under development]
Smart community infrastructures -- Guidance on smart transportation by non-cash payment for fare/fees in transportation and its related or additional services
Sustainability and environment ISO/TC 268/SC 1
ISO 38200:2018
Chain of custody of wood and wood-based products
Sustainability and environment ISO/PC 287
ISO 45001:2018
Occupational health and safety management systems -- Requirements with guidance for use
Security, safety and risk ISO/TC 283
ISO/TS 54001 [Under development]
Quality management systems -- Particular requirements for the application of ISO 9001:2015 for electoral organizations at all levels of government
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 176
ISO 55000:2014
Asset management -- Overview, principles and terminology
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 251
ISO 55001:2014
Asset management -- Management systems -- Requirements
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 251
ISO 55002:2018
Asset management -- Management systems -- Guidelines for the application of ISO 55001
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 251
ISO/AWI TS 55010 [Under development]
Guidance on alignment of asset management, finance and accounting
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 251
ISO/CD 55011 [Under development]
Guidance on the development of government asset management policy
Business management and innovation ISO/TC 251