ISO 14001:2015 specifies requirements for an environmental management system to enable an organization to develop and implement a policy and objectives which take into account legal requirements and other requirements to which the organization subscribes, and information about significant environmental aspects.

Scope of application

ISO 14001:2015 sets out the criteria for a quality management system and is the only standard in the family that can be certified to (although this is not a requirement). It can be used by any organization, large or small, regardless of its field of activity. In fact, there are over one million companies and organizations in over 170 countries certified to ISO 14001. Using ISO 14001:2015 helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services, which in turn brings many business benefits.

Importance and benefits of ISO

Provides senior management with an efficient management process. Highlights deficiencies and reduces your costs. Mandatory if you want to tender for some public sector work. Provides continuous assessment and improvement. Provides continuous assessment and improvement.