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.
The Federal Register
This site allows access to the Federal Register. You can select final rules, proposed rules, specific CFR documents, or other applicable federal data.
This site allows you to search by topic for statute and law revisions.
The Michigan Guide to Environmental Health and Safety Regulations is a guidebook developed to identify environmental regulations, Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Act (MIOSHA) regulations, and applicable construction and fire codes.
The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s GovDelivery website allows you to select a listserv subscription which will automatically send you updates as they become available.