These days with corporate compliance dictating that managers be more aware and more responsible for what is going on in the processing of data and information inside their companies, it is critical that they reduce risk by being able to track and review information going through the various business processes involved in their company’s different lines of business.
To Compete or not Compete: Looking at Competition vs. Monopoly in EPR schemes
Across the world PRO organisations are available for companies to join in order to comply with their Extended Producer Responsibility reporting. Compliance schemes are membership organisations that register members with the relevant authority and ensure that companies meet their financial obligations under the different EPR directives. Some countries have a monopoly compliance scheme and others allow competition. This can mean that depending on the country you are selling into, you may not have any choice in...
Compliance Trends in 2017: what to expect, how to prepare
Looking back on 2016, it was without doubt a year of political upheaval and increased scrutiny on the environmental, social and human rights implications of government regulations, corporate practices and consumer habits. In 2017, these changes will fuel additional compliance considerations for corporate supply chains around the world. While the future is anything but certain, our regulatory experts have taken some of the guess work out of helping your compliance team plan for a successful 2017. The following...
Top 10 Compliance Storylines from 2016
For the compliance sector, 2016 was a critical year. It was a year in which regional government bodies around the globe took on greater responsibility as gatekeepers of environmental and human rights standards in the corporate sector. It was also the year of the investor, where corporate decision makers became more concerned with transparency and accountability in supply chains. Finally, 2016 was most certainly a year in which consumer awareness and subsequent purchasing choices signaled a growing unwillingness...
Wet weather flow management
For years, population explosion, demographic shifts, urbanization, aging infrastructure, limited water resources, and economic development have driven our water market, and with that our world’s need for total water solutions. For years, population explosion, demographic shifts, urbanization, aging infrastructure, limited water resourcesand economic development have driven our water market, and with that our world’s need for total water solutions. However, in the past decade, we’ve seen these...
Recap: 4 Interesting Takeaways from the NAEM 2016 EHS & Sustainability Management Forum
As the old adage goes, all good things must come to an end. The 2016 NAEM EHS & Sustainability Management Forum officially wrapped up on Friday, Oct. 28 in Denver, Colorado, and it was a fantastic event. The 24th annual event drew hundreds of EHS and sustainability professionals and industry leaders to the Mile High City for three days of inspirational speakers, incredible learning sessions and great networking. For those of you who were unable to attend, we’ve compiled some of the top takeaways to...