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RECORD NUMBER: 117 OF 328
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Environmental Management Systems: Systematically Improving Your Performance. Meat Processing Sector.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental policy ; Environment management ; Meat industry ; Food processing ; Safety ; Regulations ; Performance ; Food supply ; Businesses ; Competition ; Compliance ; Implementation ; Decision making ; Environmental Management System(EMS)|
Many meat processing facilities have found a way to remain competitive in this tight-fisted and uncertain era through the use of the Environmental Management Systems (EMSs). Companies such as Advance Brands, Excel Corporation, Farmland Foods, Humbolt Sausage, Smithfield Foods and West Liberty Foods are already taking advantage of EMSs to improve their businesses' effectiveness. Meat processing facilities have already realized the following benefits by implementing an EMS: Reduced operating costs; Improved environmental compliance; Improved internal communication; A bolstered coporate image; and enhanced environmental decision-making.