Peabody, MA. TÜV SÜD America Inc. is pleased to announce it has been granted accreditation to provide certification to the ISO 14001:2015 standard by the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB).
ISO 14001:2015 was published on September 15, 2015 and key changes include:
- Increased prominence of environmental management within the organization's strategic planning processes
- Greater focus on leadership
- Addition of proactive initiatives to protect the environment from harm and degradation, such as sustainable resource use and climate change mitigation
- Improving environmental performance added
- Lifecycle thinking when considering environmental aspects
- Addition of a communications strategy
“TÜV SÜD America is pleased to obtain our ISO 14001:2015 accreditation. There are numerous benefits with the new ISO 14001:2015 standard, including increased focus on sustainable development which is a strategic theme for TÜV SÜD in 2016 and beyond,” said Craig Casillas, Vice President, TÜV SÜD America Management Service. “TÜV SÜD America’s DELTΔ audits can help companies identify and address the differences or "gaps" between their existing environmental management system and the new requirements of ISO 14001:2015.”
For more information on how TÜV SÜD America can help certify or help your company transition to ISO 14001:2015, please click here.
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- Phone: (978) 573-2513
About TÜV SÜD America
TÜV SÜD America Inc., a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD AG, Munich, Germany, is a leading globally recognized testing and certification organization. TÜV SÜD's Management Service Division provides management system certification services to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, AS9100, ISO 13485, ISO 27001, ISO 50001, R2 and more.
The year 2016 marks the 150th anniversary of TÜV SÜD – a premium quality, safety, and sustainability solutions provider that specializes in testing, inspection, auditing, certification, training, and knowledge services. Since 1866, the company has remained committed to its founding principle of protecting people, property and the environment from technology-related risks. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, TÜV SÜD is represented in more than 800 locations worldwide. TÜV SÜD operates globally with a team of more than 22,000 multi-disciplinary experts recognized as specialists in their respective fields. By combining impartial expertise with invaluable insights, the company adds tangible value to businesses, consumers and the environment. The aim of TÜV SÜD is to support customers with a comprehensive suite of services worldwide to increase efficiency, reduce costs and manage risk. Today, it continues to play a pivotal role as a future-oriented company shaping industry “next practice”.