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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Environmental management system demonstration project Final report /|
|Author||Diamond, C. P.|
|CORP Author||NSF International, Ann Arbor, MI.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Wastewater Management.|
|Publisher||United States Environmental Protection Agency,|
|Report Number||EPA 832-R-96-002|
|Subjects||Environmental engineering ; Environmental policy|
|Additional Subjects||Standards compliance ; Waste management ; Environmental protection ; Environment management ; Management planning ; Barriers ; Implementation ; Incentives ; International trade ; Market analysis ; Cost benefit analysis ; Lessons learned ; Case studies ; Environmental management systems ; ISO 14000 ; ISO 14001|
|Collation||111 p. ; 28 cm.|
This report outlines the activities of the Environmental Management System (EMS) Demonstration Project, provides an analysis of how the project participants progressed in implementing the ISO 14001 Standard, discusses EMS implementation issues, incentives, benefits, and keys to successful implementation. The report provides a list of suggested EMS implementation guidance tools and presents information on lessons, learned from the project and suggested areas for further inquiry. Included in the report are case studies prepared by each participating organization. The appendices provide additional information on the background of the ISO 14000, EMS Standards and registration, questions asked of the participants, elements of the ISO 14001 Standard, and excerpts from NSF's EMS self-assessment tool.
Cover title. "December 1996." "EPA 832-R-96-002." Includes bibliographical references.