The last few years have seen a growing level of environmental awareness worldwide. Consciousness towards socio-environmental issues has boosted the growth of ISO 14001, mapping out a framework that a company or organization can follow to set up an effective environmental management system.
The ISO 14001 Environmental Management System certification provides assurance to company management and employees as well as external stakeholders that environmental impact is being measured and reduced through assessment of applicable legal requirements of its activities. ISO 14001 is an effective tool for organizations to gain competitive advantage and prestige as it assures its practices are mitigating environmental impact.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ADOPTING ISO 14001 – ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM?
Control of environmental aspects and impacts of the organization
Gain brand approval
Knowledge and compliance with applicable legal requirements