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Main Title Environmental Management Systems: Systematically Improving Your Performance. Metalcasting Sector.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Publisher Oct 2003
Year Published 2003
Stock Number PB2005-105864
Additional Subjects Environmental policy ; Environment management ; Metal industry ; Castings ; Implementation ; Compliance ; Businesses ; Facilities management ; Foundries ; Competition ; Performance evaluation ; Decision making ; Environmental Management System(EMS)
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NTIS  PB2005-105864 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 07/12/2006
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Abstract
Many die casters and foundries have found a way to remain competitive in this tight-fisted and uncertain era through the use of Environmental Management Systems (EMS). These facilities with EMSs have taken proactive steps to ensure environmental compliance while reducing costs, ensuring top management participation in environmental decision-making, and enhancing internal and external communications. Die casters and foundries have already realized the following benefits by implementing an EMS: Reduced operating costs; Improved environmental performance; Improved internal communication; A bolstered corporate image; and Enhanced environmental decision-making.