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ISO 14001

Prove sustainable environmental management and use resources efficiently

Climate change and consequent new legal requirements bring increased expectations related to your company's environmental management. Certification according to the DIN EN ISO 14001 environmental standard helps send a strong signal showing that you value the responsible use of natural resources.

The international ISO 14001 standard defines prerequisites for an environmental management system. ISO 14001 certification gives you the opportunity to send a strong signal underlining your commitment to the responsible use of natural resources.

Securing competitive advantages with ISO 14001 certification

  • Increased resource efficiency lowers environmental impacts, decreases consumption and reduces environmental costs

  • Improved coordination of your environmental protection activities ensures fast and effective results with less effort

  • Active environmental protection contribution boosts confidence in your company and improves your image in the long term

  • Proven regulatory compliance brings sustainable competitive advantages

  • International recognition of your environmental management system

ISO 14001 Certification

Your ISO 14001 certification at a glance

With DIN EN ISO 14001 certification, you can demonstrate your active commitment to the environment and nature and thus benefit from numerous competitive advantages. Our experts carefully review your handling of resources, measures to protect the environment and the implementation of these in your processes. The comprehensive analysis by our experienced auditors provides you with a detailed overview and allows you to derive optimization potential as well as plan and implement measures for improvement.

Your advantages of ISO 14001 certification

Process of ISO 14001 certification

  1. Information and preliminary audit (optional)
    Informative introductory meeting
  2. Documentation review
    Preparation for certification including document review
  3. Certification audit
    Our auditors check your environmental management system on site
  4. Certificate conferral
    After successful certification you will receive our DEKRA test seal
  5. Regular monitoring audits
    Annual monitoring to ensure proper implementation of requirements in practice
  6. Re-certification
    Certification renewal every three years.

ISO 14001 focuses on the systematic establishment of a continuous improvement process enabling entities of all types and sizes to combine economic efficiency and environmental protection at both the operational and product levels. At its core, DIN EN ISO 14001 promotes environmental protection, the reduction of environmental repercussions and thus the correct implementation of operational environmental goals. However, while centered on ecosystem impact, ISO 14001 also takes economic, political and social aspects into consideration as the only recognized standard for environmental management system certification.

Your reliable and neutral partner for DIN EN ISO 14001 certification

  • Thanks to many years of experience in environmental topics, our independent experts provide competent and reliable support
  • Our holistic and strategic approach ensures a detailed overview of your individual situation
  • Recognized ISO 14001 certification from DEKRA helps you objectively demonstrate your understanding of the importance of environmental and sustainability issues to your existing and future business partners
  • With a portfolio of more than 200 accreditations worldwide, we are also able to offer combined certifications with other management standards such as ISO 50001

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