ISO 14001:1996 is revised by ISO 14001:2004. However, the 1996 version is provisionally retained as a valid standard during an 18-month transition period, beginning November 2004, which allows for organizations to make the transition to ISO 14001:2004. See this Press Release for further details.
Gives requirements for an environmental management system, to enable an organization to develope a policy and objectives taking into account legislative requirements and information about significant environmental impacts.
Status : WithdrawnPublication date : 1996-09
Edition : 1
Technical Committee:Environmental management systems