Environmental Management Systems Articles

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Compliance on the Cutting Edge - Keep Your Company From Becoming an Expensive Lesson in Non-Compliance

by Convergepoint  (Nov. 20, 2015)

When your company is operating on the cutting edge of technology or seeking to establish a foothold in a new market created by modern technology, the mundane requirements of staying compliant to existing legislation can seem to be archaic and ...

Acoustically induced vibration: A review of industry best practice

by WKC Group  (Sep. 22, 2015)

WKC Partner and Noise and Vibration practice leader, Richard Palmer, has recently had an article published in the Institute of Acoustics (IOA) Journal titled ‘Acoustically Induced Vibration: A Review of Industry Best Practice’. This technical paper, which provides the reader with a better understanding of the AIV phenomenon, was ...

Case study - At Bertucci`s, SiteSage pays for itself in under 1 year

by Powerhouse Dynamics  (Jul. 30, 2015)

Challenge: Get energy costs under control Locations: 3-store Pilot, followed by 10 more locations; planned rollout at all 89 locations Scope: HVAC control & management, equipment performance monitoring & diagnostics, food safety monitoring Results: 12% electricity use reduction, 8% gas use reduction, 11 month payback In 2013, ...

Case study - Arby`s energy management and food safety

by Powerhouse Dynamics  (Jul. 30, 2015)

Challenge: Get energy costs under control Locations: ≈900 company-owned restaurants Scope: HVAC control & management, food safety monitoring Time to deploy: Five months Results: 7.6% aggregate energy savings reported by Arby’s In 2012 Arby’s, a leading global quick-service restaurant company, decided to deploy remotely ...

Understanding New Food Labeling Regulations: White Paper

by Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc  (Jul. 1, 2015)

A new white paper from METTLER TOLEDO examines the impact of the recent BRC Food Safety Issue 7 changes on global legislation standards and regulations in respect of the statutory information displayed on packaging and labels. As food production continues to grow as a global enterprise, global food manufacturers must increasingly strive to ...

Trends in dual water systems

by IWA Publishing  (Jun. 26, 2015)

Concerns about aging infrastructure, pressure on water supplies, and increasingly stringent wastewater discharge regulations have led water providers to consider new and innovative approaches. One such approach involves the distribution of reclaimed water through a dual distribution system in which the piping is separated into two separate and ...

Sharing Best Practices in Mining Safety

by Intelex Technologies Inc.  (Apr. 30, 2015)

      In the world of environmental, health and safety, sharing information can have an amazing ripple effect across an industry. It gives companies the ability to learn from the experiences of other companies. In some cases, this can be the difference between ...

Integrated policies and practices for flood and drought risk management

by IWA Publishing  (Mar. 27, 2015)

The paper argues for an integrated approach to the management of water-related disasters that becomes a full part of the political decision-making process at the earliest possible moment and focuses on preparedness, mitigating their negative impacts and also considering their positive impacts, particularly those of floods. By doing this, there ...

An applied research analysis of telework programmes as an environmentally friendly policy and a viable sustainability development leadership practice

by Inderscience Publishers  (Feb. 23, 2015)

This article discusses telework as an environmentally friendly policy and its role as a convenient way for governments and businesses to encourage sustainable development leadership practices as effective employee retention and recruiting tools. Telework is a technological advancement, which allows employees to work in approximation to their home ...

Construction Sector - practicing environment

by Sekitar Synergy Sdn Bhd  (Feb. 5, 2015)

This article approaches the norms in constructions activities from the environmental perspective. It is solely based on the author's close proximity with the construction activities in terms of site audits, EMS ISO14001 assistance and on-site trainings rendered since 2003. This discussion represents environmental repercussion and effects incurred ...

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