by W. Lee Kuhre - 1995 Hardcover 380 pp.
The addition of environmental management into ISO certification is monumental in terms of the environment, the operation of most organizations, its customers, agencies, and most components of society. This unique book presents the information necessary for organizations to gain ISO 14000 certification, and it provides realistic environmental management procedures that apply to most organizations world-wide. Chapters 1 through 5 present background information needed to understand ISO 1400 and environmental management in general. Chapters 6 through 10 present the actual elements or procedures needed for effective environmental management and to achieve ISO 14000 certification, including regulatory requirements, personnel issues, environmental objectives, audits, and data collection.