ISO 14001:2004 sets out the criteria for an environmental management system. It states the requirements for environmental performance, also maps out a framework that a company or organization can follow to set up an effective environmental management system.
ISO 14001:2004 provide assurance to our management and employees as well as external stakeholders that environmental impact is being measured and improved.
The benefits of using ISO 14001: 2004 can include:
1. Reduced cost of waste management
2. Savings in consumption of energy and materials
3. Lower distribution costs
4. Improved corporate image among regulators, customers and the public