Environmental Management

The environmental performance of a company is increasingly becoming a primary concern to its management, personnel and shareholders. An Environmental Management System promotes commitment to a systematic approach to environmental protection and to a model of continuous improvement. ISO 14001 is the internationally recognised standard for environmental management proficiency.

The ISO 14001 standard provides practical tools for companies and organizations of all kinds looking to manage their environmental responsibilities. It is a combination of standards that provides companies with the knowledge and tools to improve their environmental impact and responsibilities. It can not only make your business more environmentally efficient but it can also provide you with a competitive advantage and provide the trust of your business stakeholders.

Your business may have already implemented ISO certifications such as ISO 9001 or ISO 45001. IBCN can help you successfully integrate ISO 14001 into your existing standards regardless of whether you have worked with us before.

Like other ISO standards ISO 14001 includes the need for continual improvement, you must be committed to growing your business and using these strategies to help you on your way.

What we can help you with?

  • Identify possible environmental impacts
  • Advise on relevant legislation
  • Assist in developing good environmental operating practices
  • Document operating practices and procedures
  • Conduct training in environmental issues
  • Perform environmental auditing of sites and processes
  • Assist with the selection of an external certification body
  • Act as your representative at environmental system assessments
  • Coordinate environmental improvement programmes
  • Keep you up to date with changes
  • Provide a part-time Environmental Manager (if required)

What are the benefits of an environmental management system?

  • Reducing waste materials
  • resources
  • energy and therefore your costs
  • Enabling confidence in meeting environmental legislation
  • Reducing the potential consequences to society from accidents
  • Improving your reputation amongst customers
  • the public and employees Providing a market advantage.


Independent Business Consultants Network (IBCN) is a virtual organisation comprising of a group of like-minded consultants who can operate either individually or form together as a specialist team depending on the size and complexity of the project.


Our objective is to provide experienced practitioners, facilitators, trouble-shooters, designers and implementers to assist in the introduction of practical Business Management Systems which are certified.


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07398 196 990
01376 402 069

Email us on: info@ibcn.co.uk