EMS Implementation

  1. Obtain commitment from top management
  2. Define responsibilities, appoint management representative(s), establish EMS steering committee, develop implementation plan, initial training on EMS.
  3. Planning
    • Identify environmental aspects, legal and other requirements. 
    • Identify environmental impacts
    • Formulate environmental policy
    • Establish environmental objectives, targets and programs. 
  4. Implementation and operation
    • Develop documentation and processes
  5. Checking
    • Develop processes for monitoring and measurement and corrective and preventive action. 
  6. Establish internal audit program
    • Evaluate conformity to requirements of ISO14001 including evaluation of compliance. 
  7. Follow up internal audit with improvements to system
  8. Conduct initial management review of EMS
  9. Implement improvements from management review