ISO 14001:2015

Objectives

  •   Following High Level Structure (Harmonization)
  •   Risk based approach
  •   Environmental management as a part of strategic management
  •   Increasing integration of environmental management into business processes
  •   Evidence of increased environmental performance through KPIs
  •   Life cycle approach
  •   External communication/reporting: restoration of trust through publication of environmental achievements

New Development

  •   Scope/Context: Those issues shall include environmental conditions being affected by or capable of affecting the organization. (state or characteristic of the environment)
  •   Leadership
  •   Compliance obligations instead of legal requirements;(Fusion of mandatory requirements and voluntary obligations)
  •   Risk based thinking: risks and opportunities
  •   Role of (external) communication is strengthened
  •   Life cycle perspective