Preparation for certification ISO 14001:2015
Publication of ISO 14001:2015 standard in September of 2015 is the final step in the process of its revision. This version replaces ISO 14001:2004, but also provides a three-year transitional period.
What is ISO 14001?
Environmental management system standard ISO 14001, the internationally recognized, based on two concepts: continuous improvement and regulatory compliance.
Main standard task is to help businesses in the creation of environmental management systems and to provide criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of environmental management systems.
The environmental management system is part of the company’s management system, which refers to the organizational structure, planning activities, responsibilities, practical work, as well as procedures, processes and resources for managing the environmental aspects of the company, the products or services.
Benefits of ISO 14001 certification:
- minimize the impact on the environment;
- saving energy and materials;
- reduction of costs associated with the waste disposal;
- high reputation among environmental protection agencies.