What is ISO 14001?
As environmental issues take on an ever increasing role both in private and business life, companies are increasingly moving towards ISO 14001 certification as a means of improving their performance, demonstrating their commitment to preserving natural resource and reaping the benefits of reduced operating costs, lower risk and liability and increased efficiencies.
To gain ISO 14001 certification a company must demonstrate a commitment to reducing its carbon footprint. Evidence based, systems and documentation demonstrate a steady improvement within the Environmental management of the company.
What are the benefits?
The ISO 14001 standard is appropriate for all sizes of businesses, in all areas. It provides a framework & practical help to companies who wish to develop a comprehensive Environmental Management system. It will help a company demonstrate how it controls its impact on the environment and has many benefits, such as
- Cost savings in waste, recycling and energy consumption
- Increases competitive advantage in tender situations
- Better management of environmental risks
- Reduces your environmental liability
- Demonstrates your commitment to improving the environment
- Increased market credibility
- Can reduce insurance cover costs
How can IMSYST help?
IMSYST are experienced at implementing ISO systems either from scratch or managing existing systems and liaising with accreditation bodies such as DNV, BSI, Lloyd and others.
Whether you need assistance to carry out internal audits, create your aspect, impact and legislative registers or develop a new system, we can provide the support you need to take you from base camp to summit with the minimum of fuss and disruption to your business.
ISO 14001 2015 Standard is now out and you have until September 2018 to transition to the new Standard.
Call today and let IMSYST help you go Green, it doesn’t have to cost the Earth.