environmental audit News

  • Cogent Environmental Ltd first-ever ISO9001 audit

    Cogent Environmental Ltd had their first-ever ISO9001 audit over 2 days in July 2009, at their Cambridge centre, which comprises both offices and laboratory space. The review dealt mainly with the Quality Management System for the manufacture of reagents, as well as the installation of the OVA500, its maintenance and repair.  About 13 relatively minor inconsistencies were highlighted for ...

  • Research and Markets: Environmental Auditing: FIFRA Compliance Guide

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/08f69a80/environmental_audi) has announced the addition of the "Environmental Auditing: FIFRA Compliance Guide" subscription to their ...


  • NPL gives evidence to the Environmental Audit Committee

    he Environmental Audit Committee examines how government policies and programmes will affect the environment and sustainable development. It is made up of prominent MPs from each of the major political parties. Jane was joined by Tony Grayling and Mark Ellis Jones of the Environment Agency. The session aimed to address the following points: The risk from fracking operations in the UK, ...

  • CIWM welcomes the Environmental Audit Committee on the Circular Economy

    CIWM welcomes the Environmental Audit Committee Third Report "Growing a circular economy: Ending the throwaway society" as a valuable contribution to the debate on the circular economy and resource efficiency. CIWM CEO Steve Lee said of the report, "We were pleased to have had the opportunity to provide both written and verbal evidence to the Committee and many of our key points have been ...

  • The UK needs effective environmental labelling, warns Environmental Audit Committee

    The Government must do more to ensure that environmental labelling is clear, simple and consistent and it must do more to encourage carbon labelling, warns the Environmental Audit Committee. In a report named, Environmental Labelling, the Environmental Audit Committee calls for a sector-based universal labelling scheme “comparable to those emerging in food labelling ...

  • Government response to the environmental audit committee `air quality` report published

    The Government has published a Command Paper containing their response to the Environmental Audit Committee's (EAC) 'Air Quality' report. The paper responds to the specific recommendations made by the EAC in their report, and how the Government aims to take them forward. Publishing the response as a Command Paper means that it is presented to Parliament, rather than simply a response to the EAC, ...


    By Environmental Protection UK

  • Research and Markets: Environmental Auditing: California Compliance Guide - 2012

    Research and Markets(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/671d53/environmental_audi) has announced the addition of the "Environmental Auditing: California Compliance Guide" subscription to their ...


  • Thailand: SLP Environmental Consultants (Thailand) roll out carbon auditing service

    Conducting a Carbon Audit (also referred to as carbon footprinting) is a vital first step in the development of a Carbon Management Strategy for companies and organisations aiming to minimise their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and thereby their contribution to anthropogenic climate change. The primary objective of a carbon audit is to measure and record an organisations GHG emissions associated ...

  • Karza provides Rail Network Audits

    Karza can provide rail operators with audit support during the planning, installation and maintenance of rail network infrastructure. Your audit programme can be completely outsourced or a co-operative sourcing arrangement can be established, providing your organisation with extra resources in times of resource or skills shortage. Karza ...


    By Karza Pty Ltd

  • Hofstetter passes the annual ISO9001 and ISO14001 audit

    On 12 April 2011, the annual audit for reviewing the quality management (ISO9001) and environmental management system (ISO14001) was carried out at Hofstetter Umwelttechnick AG. The audit was passed with flying colours and the certificates ...


    By Hofstetter BV

  • The eco-management and audit scheme (EMAS) at the EC: FAQs

    What is EMAS? In a nutshell, EMAS (the eco-management and audit scheme) is a system for environmental management in the workplace. It incorporates tools for evaluating, reporting and improving environmental performance. The scheme, implemented by Regulation No 761/2001, includes the international environmental management standard ISO 14001. In addition, it requires a demonstration, through ...

  • RegScan Updates U.S. TEAM Guides Audit Checklists

     RegScan, Inc., a Williamsport, Pa.-based company, proudly announces the expansion of U.S. TEAM Guides audit checklists to include the Environmental Protection Agency's New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP). The U.S. TEAM Guides checklists have been updated to reflect EPA's national emissions standards that were ...


    By RegScan, Inc.

  • Karza provides organisational assessment and audit services

    Karza Pty Ltd, an Australian owned consultancy, provides an extensive range of experienced auditing resources to help you run your business.Karza can assist you in developing, implementing and continually improving both your internal and third party management system audit programmes, including:•Risk Management (AS/NZS 4360);•Environmental Management (ISO14001); •Quality Management (ISO9001); ...


    By Karza Pty Ltd

  • Will ESOS mean mandatory energy audits in the UK?

    The Energy Saving Opportunities Scheme, or ESOS for short, is the UK Government’s approach to implementing Article 8 of the EU Energy Efficiency Directive (EED). I am sure that most reading this are well aware of the EU EED and the historical context leading up to its launch December last year. However, for those whose eyes can only comprehend a string of vowels with a trailing ...


    By Enerit Ltd

  • The Green Building Initiative Successfully Completes ANSI Audit

    The Green Building Initiative (GBI) recently received notification that the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) had completed review and approval of the GBI's revised process for development and maintenance of consensus standards for environmentally preferable design, construction and upkeep of buildings. The GBI is a nonprofit organization that became an ANSI-Accredited Standards ...


  • Call for Papers-Brussels 2015 - The Auditing Roundtable

    The Auditing Roundtable (“Roundtable”) has been promoting the professional practice of Environmental, Health & Safety, Sustainability, and related auditing for over 30 years. In an effort to draw upon the talent, insights, and creativity of all of our Members, the Roundtable is actively seeking ideas, assistance, and participation in the planning for the Fall ...

  • Karza Pty Ltd provides independent audit services

    Your management system auditing programme should be an independent, objective assurance and consulting activity designed to add value and improve your organization's operations. It should assist you in meeting your objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes. Are you are struggling to ...


    By Karza Pty Ltd

  • The eco-management and audit scheme (EMAS) at the Commission: FAQs

    What is EMAS? In a nutshell, EMAS (eco-management and audit scheme) is a system for environmental management in the workplace. It incorporates tools for evaluating, reporting and improving environmental performance. The scheme, implemented by Regulation No 761/2001, includes the international environmental management standard ISO 14001, but is stricter. It requires a demonstration, through ...

  • Our Audit Criteria Database Expands Again!

    Our Audit Criteria Database for EHS Auditor continues to expand into new jurisdictions and industry sectors. Recent additions to our Audit Criteria include environmental and OHSA criteria packages for the US state of Utah to compliment our extensive database of regulatory and other requirements for most US state jurisdictions as well as all Canada. We also continuously update our audit criteria ...


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