Environmental Management Standard (EMS)
What is ISO 14001-2015?
ISO 14001:2015 is the internationally recognized standard for the environmental management of businesses. It prescribes controls for those activities that have an effect on the environment. These include the use of natural resources, handling and treatment of waste and energy consumption.
The Benefits of implementing ISO 14001:2015
Implementing an Environmental Management System is a systematic way to discover and control the effects your company has on the environment. Cost savings can be made through improved efficiency and productivity. These are achieved by detecting ways to minimize waste and dispose of it more effectively and by learning how to use energy more efficiently. It verifies compliance with current legislation and makes insurance cover more accessible.
How do you start to implement ISO 14001:2015?
Firstly, you need to evaluate the effect your organization has on the environment. You then need to priorities ways in which you might Gain ISO 14001:2015 certification by completing our Free Quote form. Next, identify the boundaries of your management system and document your procedures for implementing the requirements of ISO 14001:2015. You will need to ensure these procedures are implemented and then audited. If you have ISO 9000 systems in place, many of the requirements of ISO 14001:2015 will already be covered, or can be easily incorporated into them.
Once developed, internal audits are needed to ensure the system carries on working. The setting of targets for the environmental policy and continual measuring against it ensures the system is maintained.
What is the cost of Preparation to ISO 14001:2015?
A guidance price list is provided as part of our information pack. For a fixed, written quotation however, we require a few more details. These can be submitted to JIT Consulting limited via a short questionnaire, Email or telephone. An information pack about certification services can also be requested by telephone or by clicking here.