ISO14000 Case Studies - Environmental Management Systems

ISO14000 Case Studies

Case Studies for the
International Standard for
Environmental Management Systems

Workshop presentations discussing the benefits of an EMS - available in PowerPoint and HTML or PDF form:

bulletGastonia Wastewater Treatment Division, Gastonia
January 2001 - 2 pages
bulletNovozymes North America Inc., Franklinton
December 2000 - 3 pages
bulletHonda Transmission Manufacturing Plant , Russels Point, OH
August 2000 - 2 pages
bulletU.S. Postal Service: Suburban Maryland Processing and Distribution Center , Gaithersburg, MD
November 1999 - 12 pages
bulletSaturn and five of its suppliers , Spring Hill, Tenn.
Describes efforts of automobile manufacturer Saturn and five of its suppliers in Tennessee to implement an EMS as part of a pilot program of the Tennessee Manufacturing Extension Program. Lessons learned, benefits and costs of implementation - Fall 1999 - 8 pages
bulletSaturn +5 ISO 14000 Pilot Project Group Member Organization Questionnaire SummariesbulletPrinted Wiring Board Case Study 7 - Identifying Objectives for Your Environmental Management Systems Materials
December 1997 - 7 pages
bulletPrinted Wiring Board Case Study 8 - Building an Environmental Management System: H-R Industries' Experience
December 1997 - 7 pages
bulletIBM's Experience Implementing ISO 14001 on a Global Basis:  Does ISO 14001 Achieve Its Intended Goals?
 FELSEF Newsletter February 1999 - 7 pages
bulletABB Automation Inc., Columbus, OH
December 1998 - 4 pages
bulletEnvironmental Management System Demonstration Project
This final report on NSF International's Environmental Management System (EMS) Demonstration Project summarizes the EMS implementation experiences of 18 organizations of a variety of types and sizes. The goals of the project were to: (1) document the experiences of a variety of organizations as they attempted to develop an EMS based on ISO 14001; (2) demonstrate the benefits and challenges of, and incentives for, EMS implementation; (3) determine what types of tools and assistance organizations need to be successful with EMS implementation; and (4) provide a forum for organizations to learn from each others' EMS experiences. December 1996 - 112 pages

The following are workshop presentations available in both PowerPoint and HTML that discuss individual North Carolina facility experiences:

bulletIBM's Environmental Management System by Susan ClarkebulletDawn B. Sudmeyer, Camp LejeunebulletSean Bir, Konica Manufacturing USA Inc.bulletEnvironmental Management System Development and Implementation by Don E. Carmichael, City of Gastonia Wastewater Treatment DivisionbulletISO 14001 Management Perspective by Bob Danhauser, Charleston Commissioners of Public WorksbulletFord Motor Company by Bob Devlin and Gary DavisbulletFord - Norfolk Assembly Plant by Gary Davis bulletMercedes-Benz U.S. International Inc. by Mark L. Warner bulletNCI Inc. by Jack Rockstad bulletPurolator Products Inc. by Steve Ross bulletBenefits of an EMS to a Local Government by Steve Shoaf, et al., City of Burlington bulletEaton - Cutler-Hammer: Gaining Competitive Advantage Through Environmental Management System by Jim Takac