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ISO 14000

Set of generic standards developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to give business a method by which to measure environmental impacts.
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The seminar discussions will also cover the recently issued resolution by the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) related to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 transition process.
In addition to ISO 14001, the subcommittee develops supporting standards for environmental management systems, including ISO 14004 on implementation, ISO 14006 on eco-design and a number of others standards currently under development such as ISO 14007 on environmental costs and benefits.
One of the most widely used documents of its kind across the globe, ISO 14001 sets out the requirements for an environmental management system.
At the closing meeting on Wednesday, BV said that the evidences gathered during the audit have confirmed that the Environmental Management System (EMS) has been effectively implemented, maintained and meets all the requirements of the ISO 14001, therefore it has recommended the continued certification of Bapco EMS to the internationally recognised ISO 14001:2004 standard.
At the closing meeting Bureau Veritas said that the evidence gathered during the audit has confirmed that the Environmental Management System (EMS) at Bapco has been effectively implemented, maintained and meets all the requirements of the ISO 14001.
3 September 2010 - Chinese WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:WX) said today that its manufacturing subsidiary Shanghai SynTheAll Pharmaceuticals Co Ltd (STA) had passed the ISO 14001: 2004 inspection conducted by SGS Group on 1 July and had received ISO 14001 certification on 30 July.
A rolling programme of ISO 14001 certification commenced in March 2010 with ten of Smurfit Kappa's 24 UK production facilities participating in an independent audit of their Environmental Management Systems and their compliance with Environmental legislation.
The ISO 14001 accreditation includes the manufacture, slitting and sale of pressure sensitive paper and film labelstock.
Charlotte is the second INX International plant to be certified ISO 14001 compliant in addition to its ISO 9001 certification.
The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has announced that Det Norske Veritas, an accredited certification body of quality, environmental and safety management systems, has awarded its Fabrication manufacturing facility in Salt Lake City, Utah, an ISO 14001 environmental management system certification.
FRANCE: The Naturex French plant has been audited by Bureau Veritas, the worldwide leader in environment certification services, and received the ISO 14001 certification.
ISO 14001 is a series of international standards on environmental management systems developed by the International Standard Organization.