Environmental Management Systems

ISO 14001 Environmental Management System diagram

Our Exemplar Global accredited auditors help companies set up Environmental Management Systems (EMSs) and achieve certification to ISO 14001. ISO 14001 is the principal management system standard which specifies the requirements for the formulation and maintenance of an EMS.

We help companies conduct internal environmental audits and control their environmental footprint, reduce their environmental impact and ensure they have achieved legal compliance with all relevant regulations, by keeping their EM systems up to date.

We understand that management systems are there to make businesses better without creating an administrative burden for personnel.

ISO14001 Environmental Management Systems Consultants certified by Exemplar GlobalOur lead auditors have worked in large corporations and have been business managers in smaller organisations. We also help companies develop construction environment management plans (CEMPs) for small to large construction projects to ensure compliance with regulations, approval conditions and licence conditions. Through our associated lead quality and safety auditors we can also help with integrated management systems.

For competitive environmental consulting services phone Molino Stewart on +612 9354 0300 or contact us by email.

Example Environmental Management Systems Projects

Gap analyis of the organisation’s current environmental management practices against the requirements of ISO14001.  Development of an EMS framework document and improvements to various components of the organisation’s current practices to have a business wide EMS which fully aligns with ISO14001.

Reviewed the EMS for the major rail infrastructure projects part of the organisation to ensure compliance with ISO14001.  Provided recommendations on how to improve and adapt the EMS to maintain compliance as the roles of the group changed and the projects for which it was responsible diversified.  This included advice on how to adapt the EMS to manage smaller scale rail projects, non-rail infrastructure projects and the procurement of rail, bus and ferry fleets.  The latter included advice on how to manage supply chain environmental issues off shore.

Molino Stewart assisted this international print, broadcast and electronic media organisation develop an environmental vision for the corporation, develop legal compliance registers for all of its Australian and New Zealand operations and train its internal auditors in environmental auditing against legal compliance and development approval criteria for all of its facilities as it moved towards establishing a business-wide environmental management system.

Assisted the Australian operations of the UBS group to comply with its EMS requirements and demonstrate good corporate citizenship towards the environment.

Urban Growth, (formerly Landcom)

Molino Stewart developed audit protocols and conducted environmental audits of numerous urban subdivisions and major building projects in Sydney, Newcastle, Wollongong and the Central Coast. We also assisted in identifying and prioritising the impacts of activities and developed procedures for managing significant impacts, as part of the continual improvement process for Landcom’s Environmental Management System (EMS).

BP Solar ISO 14001 Accreditation and Staff Training

Molino Stewart performed several tasks for BP Solar including undertaking a gap analysis of their business management system and helping to develop policies, procedures and instructions to bring their system up to ISO14001 standards.  We gained third party certification for them in a very tight time frame and delivered environmental awareness training to all 200 staff at all levels in the organisation.

Clarence Town Sewerage Scheme

Developed a construction environment management plan, acid sulphate soil management plan, koala management plan and community engagement plan for the sewering of a town in the Hunter Valley.  We then delivered workforce environmental training, provided progressive environmental control maps, conducted weekly environmental control inspections and conducted monthly audits.

Robertson Sewerage Scheme

Developed a construction environment management plan and plans of management for the restoration of creek crossings for the sewering of a town in the NSW Southern Highlands.  We then delivered workforce environmental training, provided progressive environmental control maps, conducted weekly environmental control inspections and conducted monthly audits.

 

For competitive environmental consulting services phone Molino Stewart on +612 9354 0300 or contact us by email.