Celebration of the arrival of ISO 14001:2015

Celebration of the arrival of ISO 14001:2015

Bureau of Indian Standards supported the celebration of the arrival of ISO 14001:2015

Tuesday 8 September - Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), in an event attended today by Indian industry and dignitaries as well as ISO TC 207 delegates attending the TC207 plenary, celebrated the arrival of ISO 14001:2015 and thanked the working group experts and leadership.  Dr Anne-Marie Warris present a personal gift to the project leadership team - Susan LK Briggs, Horacio Martirena; Katherina Wührl and Mike Henigan - and thanked the more than 70 experts who participated in the revision of ISO 14001. BIS enriched the celebration by providing a celebratory cake and a distinguished panel of speakers to the event including from BIS Shri D K Nayyar, Dr R K Jha, Smt. B Sandhya, and Dr Robert Page from TC207

The celebration was followed by three technical sessions which included a presentation on the key changes in ISO 14001, a developing country workshop with information on ISO 14004 as well as developing country views on the two standards, and importantly a workshop on lessons learnt by various Indian industry sectors using ISO 14001:2004.