Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Alan S. Morris

Published Online: 7 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470090782.ch1

ISO 14000 Environmental Management Standards: Engineering and Financial Aspects

ISO 14000 Environmental Management Standards: Engineering and Financial Aspects

How to Cite

Morris, A. S. (2003) Introduction, in ISO 14000 Environmental Management Standards: Engineering and Financial Aspects, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470090782.ch1

Author Information

  1. Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470851289

Online ISBN: 9780470090787

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Keywords:

  • environmental management system (EMS);
  • ISO 14001 certified EMS;
  • stringent environmental protection legislation;
  • documentation;
  • TQM philosophy;
  • engineering input;
  • measurement system design;
  • signal conversion elements;
  • risk analysis and reliability calculations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General approach to developing an environmental management system

  • Summary of requirements of ISO 14001

  • Other ISO 14000 standards

  • Engineering aspects of ISO 14001 requirements

  • What is essential and what is not when implementing ISO 14001?

  • References