ISO 14001 standards main objective is to obtain environment management systems that help organization to minimize how their processes negatively affect the organization. Compliance with applicable laws, regulations and all other environmental regulations and continually improvement in its operations and processes.
ISO 14001 and 9001 are similar to each other pertaining processes of quality management system of how a product is produced, rather than to the product itself. As with ISO 9001 certification is performed by third party organizations rather than being awarded by ISO directly.
ISO 14001 is known as a common management system standard, meaning that it is appropriate to any organization looking for to improve and manage assets more effectively. This includes:
ü Single -site companies to large incorporated companies
ü High-risk organizations to low-risk service organizations.
ü Manufacturing, processing and the service industries, including local governments.
ü All industry sectors including public and private sectors
ü Original equipment manufacturers and their suppliers.
BASIC PRINCIPLES AND METHODOLOGY:
PLAN~DO~CHECK~ACT (PDCA-CYCLE)——BASED ON WELL IDENTIFIED PROCESS
※ Plan--establish objectives and processes required
※ Do-Implement the Processes
※ Check-Measure and monitor the process and report results
※ Act-Measure and Monitor the process and report results