This report on NSF International’s Environmental Management System (EMS) Demonstration Project summarizes the EMS implementation experiences of 18 organizations of a variety of sizes and types. The project, which used the ISO 14001 Standard as the model for an EMS, began in March 1995 and concluded in October 1996.
The report includes:
- EMS implementation progress over the course of the project
- Findings on key EMS implementation issues, including incentives, benefits, and keys to success
- List of needed EMS guidance tools
- Case studies written by project participants