Category Archives: ISO 14001

Internal Reviews: The Benefits to your Business

Audits are a compulsory element of the ISO / BS systems and should be conducted annually.  Instead of fearing them, we want our clients to see them as a valuable business tool.  They are an opportunity to drive your management system forward, enabling continuous improvement and therefore allowing you to get the most out of…


Are you maximising your green appeal?

Years ago, we grew up believing in the Good Life model of business. You were either highly commercial and successful, like Jerry, or eco but struggling, like Tom and Barbara. Fortunately, since the 1970s, we’ve learned that there is a halfway house. It’s perfectly possible to run a successful business whilst taking steps to minimise…


ISO 14001 in action: packaging that doesn’t cost the earth

Pioneering packaging company Woolcool is at the forefront of innovative packaging solutions. Find out how the germ of an idea grew into an award-winning business which boasts a customer base of household names including Fortnum & Mason, The National Trust and Abel & Cole and saves 75 Olympic sized swimming pools full of polystyrene from…


ISO 14001 in action: Savanna Rags

Savanna Rags works with councils, charities and businesses across the UK to collect clothing, shoes and textiles which are brought to Savanna Mill for processing. The company’s green credentials are vitally important so no item of clothing goes into landfill. Usable clothing is sorted, graded and bundled for resale in Africa and Eastern Europe. The…


ISO Certification FAQs

What is ISO Certification? ISO Certification is a seal of approval from a third party body that a company runs to one of the internationally recognised ISO management systems. The certification can be used to tender for business as a proof of a company’s credibility but also to install confidence in the potential client that you…