ISO 14001 is an internationally agreed standard that sets out the requirements for an environmental management system
In a survey of ISO 14001 certification at the end of 2017 the number of companies that have implemented an ISO 14001 environmental management system shows a stable trend worldwide. Below are the results over the previous 6-year period.
Taking care of our environment, and preventing our companies from causing negative impacts on the environment, are two of the most important challenges facing businesses today. One of the biggest benefits of implementing an EMS is the recognition that comes with being among those businesses that care enough to reduce their environmental footprint. This can bring better relationships with customers, the public, and the community at large for your company, but it also brings other benefits.