Compliance Obligations and Updates

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS (EMS) COMPLIANCE OBLIGATIONS AND UPDATES

Part 6.1.3 of the ISO 14001 Environmental Standard requires:  "The organization shall determine and have access to the compliance obligations related to its environmental aspects, determine how these compliance obligations apply to the organization, and take these compliance obligations into account when establishing, implementing, maintaining, and continually improving its environmental management system."

By having a procedure in place to regularly access the following links, as well as other resources dealing with compliance obligations and updates, a facility should satisfy the ISO/EMS requirement cited above.

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