ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System
ISO 14001:2015 specifies the requirements for an environmental management system that an organization can use to enhance its environmental performance. It is intended for use by an organization seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability.
The intended outcomes of an environmental management system include:
· Enhancement of environmental performance
· Fulfilment of compliance obligations
· Achievement of environmental objectives.
Benefits of ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System
Implementing ISO 14001:2015 EMS has following benefits for your organizations.
Improve resource efficiency
Reduce waste and costs
Increase new business opportunities
Meet legal obligations
Increase stakeholder and customer trust
Manage environmental obligations with consistency
Organizations that have already achieved ISO 14001 certification are encouraged to transition to the 2015 version. Organizations will have a three-year transition period to update their environmental management systems to the new standard.
To get started with ISO 14001:2015:
Review existing quality management system requirements (ISO 9001:2015)
Certify to ISO 14001