Environmental Sustainability: A Practical Approach to Greening Your Organisation
What You Will Learn :
- Understand ‘greenwashing’ and ways that there organization can avoid ‘greenwashing’
- Define what an Environmental Management System (EMS) is and the benefits of establishing one in your organization
- Be able to determine the Environmental Impacts and Aspects within an organization
- Understand and apply an Environmental Significance standard to organizational Environmental Impacts
Environmental Management Systems (EMS) involves a set of processes and practices that enable an organization to reduce its environmental impacts and increase its operating efficiency. A well-designed EMS can help an organization address its regulatory demands in a systematic manner thereby reducing the risk of noncompliance. An EMS can also help address non-regulated issues such as pollution prevention, odor management, water usage, and energy conservation. In this eLearning course, participants will learn about EMS and how it can benefit their organization. Through the use of a Case Study and information, they bring about their own company participants will leave with a draft EMS for their organization. It will include organizational Environmental Aspects and Impacts and Objectives and Targets for their organization’s significant environmental impacts.