ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System


Target Audience

ISO 14001 Environmental Management System standard is addressed for organizations aiming to manage their environmental responsibilities in a systematic way to ensure its contribution to environmental sustainability.

ISO 14001 is applicable to organizations of all types, regardless of their size, activity or sector. Thus, the ISO 14001 certification is related to the environmental aspect of their activities, products, and services.

The Benefits of ISO 14001 Certification

  • Improved environmental performance
  • Economic benefits due to reduction of raw materials and resources
  • Decreased costs of energy and waste disposal
  • Improved productivity
  • Increased operational efficiency
  • Compliance with current legislation and bureaucracy
  • Competitive advantage via improved public image
  • Lead to increased market share

New version of the Standard

Audits & Certifications based on the previous version of the standard, ISO 14001:2004, are terminated since 15/3/2018. Similarly, ISO 14001:2004 certificates will not be valid from 15/9/2018.

Contact us to get informed about the changes required to update your ISO 14001 environmental certification to the new version ISO 14001:2015.

Certification Process / Required Documents

Active Business International conducts an initial audit and if successful, a certificate of compliance is issued that is valid for 3 years, provided that the organization undergoes annual audits.

If you are interested to achieve ISO 14001 environmental certification against ISO standard requirements for your business, then you can contact us for further details.

What is ISO 14001:2015?

ISO 14001 is the most widely recognized Environmental Management System Standard and was originally published on September 1, 1996. ISO 14001 supports the business to improve its environmental performance, fulfill its obligations to the applicable legislation and achieve its environmental objectives.


If you wish to certify your organization with ISO 14001 environmental management system certification, contact us.

ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Certification Standard Brochure

See also: Training Course ISO 14001:2015 – Auditors/Lead Auditors