Every organization needs a structured environmental management manual to manage the associated environmental impacts to ensure compliance with all applicable legislation and statutory controls and for achieving high standards of performance consistently. Relevant environmental information is to be communicated as required.
The minimum corporate environmental management manual covers;
- Planning conditions including company objectives and targets and respective environmental requirements.
- Pollution prevention, waste management and details of minimization of adverse environmental impacts.
- Details of best practicable environmental performance delivered by the organization.
- Details of conformance with company Environmental Policy Statement.