ISO 14000

ISO 14000 : Environmental Management

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For Environmental Protection, Environmental Management and ISO 14000 courses. The only complete book on ISO 14000 written as a practical teaching resource and how-to guide, this text provides a step-by-step model for understanding the ISO 14000 standard. Filling the void for a text related to environmental protection and management, it effectively translates the often-confusing requirements into language the user can understand and act upon.show more

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  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 193.04 x 228.6 x 17.78mm | 453.59g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130812366
  • 9780130812360
  • 2,009,917

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ISO 14000: ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT covers the background and component parts of the ISO 14000 standard. It clearly describes the requirements of the standard, the documentation required, and ways to prepare for and complete the registration audit. The content and approach of this text make it a valuable classroom text as well as a practical hands-on manual for implementing an environmental management system conforming to ISO 14000. Some of the features that highlight the value of this text include: Boxed highlights of information (ISO 14000 Info) about the standard, its background and application Chapter ending summaries and key concept lists Factual Review Questions and Critical Thinking Problems for each chapter A list of ISO Member Bodies (full members)show more

Table of contents

(NOTE: Each chapter includes a summary, list of key concepts, review questions, critical thinking problems and discussion cases with related questions.) 1. Background of ISO 14000 and Why It Exists. 2. Decoding ISO 14000. 3. Requirements of ISO 14000. 4. The Environmental Management System (EMS). 5. EMS Documentation. 6. Registration and the Audit Process. 7. EMS Performance Improvement. 8. Implementing ISO 14000: Steps to Registration. 9. Other ISO Standards, Issues, and Developments. 10. ISO 14000 Checklist. Appendix A: ISO Member Body Roll (Full Members). Index.show more

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