Category Archives: IEMA

Relevant posts on the activities of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA)

IEMA EMS National Forum 2015: Past, Present and the Future


In early December 2015, I attended the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment EMS National Forum as I have done since their inception over a decade ago. The original EMS National Forum voiced a concern that operating an Environmental Management System (EMS) was … Continue reading

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Initial approved ESOS Lead Assessor registers published


Following the earlier posts of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS), the initial approved ESOS Lead Assessor registers has been published by the Environment Agency. Although, not all of the registers will be able to accept applications at present as … Continue reading

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Free ISO 14001 Revision Workshop


As you will be aware ISO 14001, the International Standard for environmental management systems is undergoing a major revision building on the current 2008 version. Part of the major revision is the integration of Management Systems Standards (MSS) into a … Continue reading

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UPDATE: ISO 14001 Revision


As previously reported, the International Standard on environmental management (ISO 14001:2004) is undergoing revision during 2013 / 2014. I was privileged to attend one of the regional workshops held by the IEMA (Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment) to facilitate greater … Continue reading

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UK: First Country with Mandatory GHG Reporting


The UK is to become the first country to make it compulsory for companies to include emissions data for their entire organisation in their annual reports. The United Kingdom’s Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg made the announcement today (21 June 2012) at … Continue reading

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ISO 14001 Survey: Towards the future of EMS


The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) have, just published, the results of their recent ISO 14001 survey findings to help contribute to IEMA’s position on the revision of ISO 14001:2004 over the next two years through to the … Continue reading

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IEMA Workshop on the revision of ISO 14001:2004


Today, I attended a workshop organised by the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) on the revision to ISO 14001:2004. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has a process for the review of existing International Standards, such as ISO … Continue reading

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