ISO 14001 is an internationally accepted specification for an Environmental Management System (EMS).
It specifies requirements for establishing an environmental policy, determining the environmental aspects and impacts, planning the environmental objectives and targets, implementation and operation of programs to meet them, checking, corrective action and management review.
Compliance to environmental regulation is also an element that is addressed in the standard.
Benefits of ISO 14001 Implementation include:
Each project involves a carefully planned combination of training and consultancy support.
Training provides the knowledge and skills transfer which is essential for the Environment Management System development, self sufficiency in system maintenance and long term success.
Consultancy support provides the expert knowledge to advise, review, improve so that the system developed are comprehensive and integrate into a cohesive system that will operate to the benefits of the organization and meet the requirements of the ISO 14001:2004 standard.
Each project is implemented in 4 phases as follows: