The Guwahati Railway Station has become the first ever railway station in the Indian Railways to get an ISO certification from the National Green Tribunal (NGT) for “providing passenger amenities in a clean and green environment.”
Many types of ISO certification exist and the one received by Guwahati Railway Station is ISO-14001, which is for Environment Management System as per international norms which were upgraded in 2015. Thus, the station’s certificate reads ISO 14001: 2015.
Source- The News Nation
Static/Current Takeaways Important For LIC AAO Mains Exam:
- ISO stands for “International Organisation for Standardisation” that is responsible for establishing the standard in different areas of activities.