National EMAS Bodies
Accreditation and Competent Bodies:
Other EMAS related websites
EMAS Projects and Networks
- EURO-EMAS project
funded by the EU Programme LIFE and led by the City of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
It examined the problems and prospects for the pan-European implementation
of EMAS by local governments.
- The EU LIFE-Environment
project database includes a list of EMAS projects.
- Doktoranden Netzwerk Öko-Audit
e.V., an interdisciplinary forum for PhD students and scientific
collaborators working in the field of environmental management
systems and EMAS (website only in German).
- INEM, the International Network
for Environmental Management, is a non-profit, world federation
of national associations for environmental management and sustainable
development. It hosts a website where you can download, among other
environmental management tools, the EMAS Toolkit for SMEs (a step
by step guide to implementing an environmental management system
that meets the requirements of EMAS).
ISO 14000 series
- European Commission website for Corporate Social Responsibility
- European Commission website on greening
- European Commission website for Integrated
Product Policy - IPP
- European Commission website for the IPPC
- European Commission website for the European
- European Commission website for Environment and SMEs: This page provides an overview of case studies for Environmental Management Systems in EU SMEs, legislation which applies to SMEs and a number of practical funding opportunities.
- GRI - Global Reporting
- WBCSD - World Business Council
for Sustainable Development
- ESI - Environmental
- Dow Jones Sustainability
- SD-online Sustainable
Development On-line is a service run by the European Environment
Agency (EEA) which offers descriptions of and links to many hundreds
of web sites covering the broad subject of sustainable development.
- Ecoprocura European
Eco-Procurement Initiative managed by the International Council
for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI)
- Eco-Schools International
programme for environmental education for sustainability, environmental
management and certification.
- Business and Sustainable Development:
Guidance on strategies and tools for sustainable development
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