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ISO 14001 Environmental Systems Handbook

Handbook / Manual

By: Ken Whitelaw


Paperback | Aug 2004 | Edition: 2 | #170407 | ISBN: 0750648430
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The purpose of this book is to outline the scope and purpose of ISO14001 and make it accessible to everyone. By using real-life case studies this book provides readers, who are wondering about its relevance to their companies, with answers.

The illustrations, including flow charts and checklists, make this truly a handbook guiding those responsible for the process step-by-step...Whitelaw has produced a guide useful in many countries...Whitelaw's book will be useful for business owners and managers, EMS professionals, and also for personnel in small and medium-sized businesses that lack a standards department. Students who need an overview of this growing field in particular those studying for a MBA and those who plan to run their own business" will find this helpful in understanding the role of standards." - E-Streams, Vol. 8, No. 4, April 2005


Preface; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Concepts of ISO 14001; Implementation of ISO 14001; The assessment process; Integration of environmental management systems with other management systems; Case studies: Seton Healthcare Group plc, Tinsely Wire Ltd, Philips Lighting (Hamilton) Ltd, Toshiba Consumer Products (UK) Ltd; The Auditor; EMAS; Appendices; Glossary of terms; Further reading; ISO 14000 series of standards; Guidelines for the accreditation of certification bodies for environmental management systems; Index.

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