ISO 14001 is a standard that specifies requirements for an effective Environmental Management System (EMS). Any organisation who has an aspiration to manage its environmental impact, support the environmental interests of its customers and stay compliant with an existing legislation will benefit from completing ISO 14001 certification.
This standard was designed to be applicable for any size or type of organisation each with underlying benefits, for a small or medium sized enterprise (SME) it will play a role in enhancing their credibility. For the larger organisations, ISO 14001 will advocate the environmental benefits of their products and services while also bolstering the company’s environmental credibility.
Buyers are increasingly demanding their suppliers to establish a guarantee to manage and reduce environmental impact, but also making sure they meet regulatory or contractual requirements. By achieving ISO 14001 certification, you can ensure your organisation stays ahead or in line with your competition.
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Source: 2015 BSI Benefits - BSI clients were asked which benefits they obtained from ISO 14001:2004