Award of ISO 14001:2004 certification
Electro mechanical engineering specialist Houghton International have been awarded BSI EN ISO 14001:2004 Certification for their commitment to Environmental Management. The standard exists to assist organisations implement demonstrably robust environmental management performance and is widely regarded as the world’s most recognised environmental management systems standard.
“This is an excellent achievement and reflects our commitment to identify and control our environmental impact and constantly improve our environmental performance. We believe certification will provide a number of key benefits including reduced cost of waste management, savings in consumption of energy, as well as creating new business opportunities, as an increasing number of organisations only want to work with suppliers that have certified systems. Most importantly however, our employees can see that we have taken steps to ensure that our environmental impact is being measured and improved.”