ISO 14001:1996
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Environmental management systems -- Specification with guidance for use

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 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.


  • Document published on: 1996-09-01
    Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 13.020.10
    Status: Withdrawn Stage: 95.99 (2006-05-15)
    TC/SC: ISO/TC 207/SC 1 Number of Pages:
  • Revised by: ISO 14001:2004

  • No corrigenda or amendments available

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