The environment is the set of physical, chemical, and biotic factors which determine an organism's form and survival.

ISO 14001:2018
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS 

Environment Defined:

There are many reasons why an organization should improve its environmental performance by taking a strategic approach.

Users of the standard have reported that ISO 14001 helps:

  • Comply with current and future statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Increasing leadership involvement and employee engagement.
  • Through strategic communication, enhance the reputation of the company and the confidence of stakeholders.
  • Integrating environmental concerns into business management will help achieve strategic business objectives.
  • Improve efficiency and reduce costs to provide a competitive and financial advantage.
  • Integrate suppliers into an organization's business systems in an effort to improve their environmental performance.

Why ISO 14001?