ISO14001:2015

ISO14001:2015 sets out the criteria for an environmental management system. It maps out a framework that a company or organization can follow to set up an effective environmental management system. It can be used by any organization regardless of its activity or sector.

Using ISO14001:2015 can help to provide assurance to company management and employees as well as external stakeholders that environmental impact is being measured and improved.

Users of the standard have reported that it helps

  • Demonstrate compliance with current and future statutory and regulatory requirements

  •  Increase leadership involvement and engagement of employees

  • Improve company reputation and the confidence of stakeholders through strategic communication

  • Achieve strategic business aims by incorporating environmental issues into business management

  • Provide a competitive and financial advantage through improved efficiencies and reduced costs

  • Encourage better environmental performance of suppliers by integrating them into the organization’s business systems