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Internal Audits Aerospace Scheme

Internal Audits Aerospace Scheme An internal audit aerospace scheme has been introduced due to concerns within the aerospace industry regarding organisations internal audits, especially taking into account organisations certified to AS9100, AS9120 and AS9110. There are various points within the Aerospace Scheme standards that refer to ensuring the Management System takes into account customer and [...]

By | 2018-04-22T07:18:16+00:00 December 15th, 2012|AS9100, Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

Environmental Permitting Regulations Amendment

Environmental Permitting Regulations Amendment details Defra has consulted on proposals for environmental permitting regulations amendment to: make administrative changes to how environmental permits are issued introduce civil sanctions as an alternative to prosecution for environmental permitting offences under the regulations make changes to the regulation of anaerobic digestion make changes to the regulation of carbon [...]

By | 2018-05-16T04:53:54+00:00 September 5th, 2011|ISO 14001, Legislation|0 Comments

Site Waste Management Plans (NI)

The Department of the Environment Northern Ireland (DOENI) has consulted on proposals to make site waste management plans (SWMP) a legal requirement for certain construction and demolition projects in Northern Ireland. The consultation closed on 11 March 2011. The regulations will be called The Site Waste Management Plans Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011 and are expected [...]

By | 2018-07-25T07:27:33+00:00 September 2nd, 2011|ISO 14001, Legislation|0 Comments

EU and Indonesia sign deal on illegal timber

Indonesia and the European Union have finalised an agreement aimed at ending the trade in illegally-sourced wood. Last year, a major assessment concluded that the rate of illegal logging in Indonesia had declined by about 75% over the preceding decade. Even so, it said, 40% of the timber harvested was illegal timber. The agreement will mean [...]

By | 2018-05-17T04:41:02+00:00 May 13th, 2011|ISO 14001, Legislation, News|0 Comments

Evaluation of Compliance as part of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001

Clause 4.5.2 within ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 is often a weakness within an organisations system and in most cases the process is not fully understood.  The European Co-operation for Accreditation produced a guidance document (EA-07/4) on this subject which can be downloaded here (EA-7-04) but some of the detail is shown below. While certification [...]

By | 2018-05-18T07:08:05+00:00 October 5th, 2010|ISO 14001, Legislation, OHSAS 18001|0 Comments
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