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ISO 14001 and EMAS

An Environmental Management System (EMS) is a set of processes and practices that enable an organization to reduce its environmental impacts and increase its operating efficiency.

Main EMS aims are:

  • The protection of the environment through control of environmental impacts associated with activities, products or services provided

  • Compliance with environmental requirements

  • The promotion of sustainable development and continuous improvement in environmental performance


Different standards are the reference for the development of EMS:

  • UNI EN ISO 14001:2004
    The UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 as well as being easily integrated with other quality management systems (ISO 9001:2000) and / or safety (OHSAS 18001), is the fundamental requirement for any EMAS registration.

  • EMAS registration
    EMAS registration is based on the provisions of EC Regulation 761/2001 concerning the accession to the EU's voluntary eco-management and audit and the application of the regulation by an organization requires the development of an Environmental Management System complies with UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 as well as the preparation of an Environmental Statement which communicate with the outside through their environmental performance.

  • UNI EN ISO 14006:2011
    The ISO 14006:2011 Environmental Management Systems, Guidelines for Incorporating Ecodesign aims to help organizations establish, document, implement, maintain and continually improve their management of ecodesign as part of an environmental management system (EMS)


LCE supports companies to certify/ hold their environmental management systems as required by standards UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 and/or EMAS.
LCE performs audit (first and second stage) by qualified auditors.
LCE plans training courses about EMS according to ISO14001:2004 and/or EMAS.