UK Shows Encouraging Growth in Latest ISO 14001 Data
The latest data on the uptake of the international Environmental Management System standard ISO 14001 shows that the number of certificates issued worldwide has exceeded the 300,000 mark for the first time. This increase comes just as the ballot on the Draft International Standard (DIS) on the revised version of ISO 14001 closes, ahead of expected implementation in 2015.
Achieving an IEMA Professional level of Membership is the goal of many Environment & Sustainability Professionals, and yet another batch of candidates can say they’ve been successful.
These 51 Members (see below) have been able to demonstrate that they have the required level of knowledge and experience to meet our exacting standards, and as a result are now entitled to use their new professional suffix (AIEMA or MIEMA CEnv). We'd like to congratulate everyone here on their success. Well done!
On the evening of Thursday 23 October, EU leaders committed that by 2030, greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced by at least 40%, while there will be an increase in energy efficiency and renewables by at least 27%.
IEMA quickly responded to the outcomes and commitments, stating: