Why Companies Should Implement Environmental Management Systems
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ISO 14001 is an internationally recognized standard that sets out the requirements for an effective environmental management system. It provides a framework that an organization can follow and helps them to improve their environmental performance through more efficient use of resources and reduction of waste.
Benefits of ISO 14001:2015
There are many benefits to implementing ISO 14001, here are the top 5:
Cost control by reducing resource consumption and waste production;
Reduce the environmental impact of activities and improve environmental performance
Enhance public image and increase demand for products and services
Achieve environmental commitments and environmental policy requirements
Facilitate permits and authorizations, Officials from the EPA and OSHA have indicated that certification may lead to a reduction in the number of inspections required for obtaining permits.
ISO 14001 standard is flexible and does not require your organization to necessarily "retool" your existing activities. IBEC consultants can help you incorporate these practices and procedures and get certified with minimal investment and maximum rewards. Schedule a free 30-minute consultation with an IBEC expert.