|Scopeof standards?||Environmental Management Systems (EMS)|
|What does certify to the standard means?|| |
An organisation has established a systematic approachto protect the environment, to prevent pollution (air, water, land, noise and nuisance), and to improve their environmental performance. By complying with the standards helps relevant organisations to comply with legal requirements set out by Environment Quality Act 1974 (Act 127) and the relevant regulations. EMS also form the building block for Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM) and by complying with EMS, organisation are complementing GSCM.
|Who should apply?||Any organisation of any size|
|Standards used?|| |
(FIRST REVISION) (ISO 14001:2004, IDT)
*The MS ISO 14001 family of standards on Environmental Management is also available for further reference. Please visit www.msonline.gov.my to get your standards.More ISO/IEC 14000 family standards are available in www.iso.org
|Certification cycle?|| |
Certification process and cycle
|How to apply?|| |
List of accredited certification body by Standards Malaysia can be accessed through the following URL
*URL may change from time to time. Please revert to Standards Malaysia's website at www.jsm.gov.my should the URL did not work.
|Benefit of certification|| |
|EMS made simpler|| |
Clause 4 – EMS Requirements
**Disclaimer: The interpretation may vary in specific situation, scope and environment. This is to be used as guideline and general overview of complying with the standard. Guidance and assistance by trained resources is required to ensure proper interpretation and implementation of the standards.