Environmental Policy

4.2 Requirements

  • The organization must have an environmental policy
  • The policy must be defined by top management


The policy must meet the following specific requirements: 

  • Be appropriate for the organization’s operations, including its environmental impacts;
  • Contain commitments to continual improvement;
  • Prevention of pollution;
  • Compliance with environmental legislation and other requirements the organization subscribes to;
  • Provide a framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets;
  • Be documented, implemented, and maintained;
  • Be communicated to all employees including those working for or on behalf of the organization; and
  • Be available to the public

Environmental Policy 
Environmental Policy Procedure