Chapter 27. The Importance of an Environmental Audit

  1. William Smothers
  1. David S. Cameron

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470318836.ch27

Proceedings of the 44th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 44th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Smothers, W. (1983) The Importance of an Environmental Audit, in Proceedings of the 44th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 5/6, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470318836.ch27

Author Information

  1. Chi-Vit Corp. Research & Development 720 S. Edgewood Ave., Urbana, OH 43078

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1983

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374023

Online ISBN: 9780470318836

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Keywords:

  • management;
  • effluent;
  • ordinance;
  • segment;
  • hazardous

Summary

The Environmental Protection Agency's encouragement of environmental audits by manufacturing facilities is reported. The possibility of audits being required in the future is discussed. The benefits to be derived from audits are explored. Various audit approaches are analyzed.