Many organisations recognise that improving their environmental performance is not just a matter of compliance. Increasingly, stakeholders and customers expect organisations to demonstrate their commitment to managing and minimising their environmental impacts.
An EMS is a systematic approach to managing an organisation’s impacts on the environment. It provides a framework through which the organisation's environmental performance can be controlled and improved.
This guide contains a practical guide to developing an EMS. Organisations can work through the guide, section by section, using it to support them during the development of systems and processes necessary for their own EMS.
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