ISO 14001:2015 is an internationally accepted standard that provides a framework for managing environmental responsibilities and sets out the processes to implement an effective Environmental Management programs in a comprehensive, systematic, planned and documented manner. It includes the organisational structure, planning and resources for developing, implementing and maintaining policy for environmental protection.
The standard is designed to address the balance between maintaining profitability and reducing environmental impact; with the commitment of the entire organisation and with the integration of ISO 9001 and ISO 45001, your organisation can maintain profitability and reduce the environment impact.
This means you can identify aspects of your business that impact on the environment and understand those environmental laws that are relevant to your organisation. The next step is to produce objectives for improvement and a management programme to achieve them, with regular reviews for continual improvement. We can periodically assess your EMS for compliance to ISO 14001 Standard.
As the environmental impact is becoming an increasingly important issue across the globe, with pressure to minimise the impact coming from a number of sources: local and national governments, regulators, trade associations, customers, employees, shareholders and stakeholder. Local pressures are also building up from a number of interested parties, such as: Consumer, Environmentalists and Non-Governmental Organisations.
The benefits of certification is to:
Quality Consulting Group can provide you with consultancy services , information, resources and training programmes your organisation needs to maintain a competitive edge and continually improve your Management Systems.
Key steps of implementing a management systems: