The global environmental management systems standard ISO 14001 is undergoing a major revision. Used by over 267,000 organisations worldwide, the changes will make a significant difference to the way businesses manage and improve their environmental performance.
REACH is the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use (EC 1907/2006). It deals with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemical substances. The law entered into force on 1 June 2007.