With this certification, the organization proves to have a managed, maintained and improved business system through controlled documentation. Environmental aspects are defined by risk analysis and all preventive actions have been taken to prevent environmental pollution. The processes are controlled and the system is managed.
Standard ISO 14000 provides practical tools for companies and organizations of all kinds who want to manage their environmental responsibilities.
ISO 14001: 2015 and its accompanying standards such as ISO 14006: 2011 focus on environmental protection systems. Other standards in the family focus on specific approaches such as auditing, communication, labeling and analysis of the life cycle, as well as environmental challenges such as climate change.
The ISO 14000 standard is developed by ISO Technical Committee ISO / TC 207 and its various subordinates.
ISO 14001: 2015 sets criteria for the environmental management system and can be certified. Creates a framework that a company or organization can follow to establish an effective environmental management system. It can be used by any organization regardless of its activity or sector.
The use of ISO 14001: 2015 can assure the safety of companies and employees and external stakeholders and that environmental impact is measured and improved.