The key principles of an environmental management system (EMS) are closely related to the quality management principles.
The EMS principles are:
The prominent key features of any EMS will be to recognise, manage and monitor environmental aspects/issiues and their impact on the environment.
These can be broken into further topics following the PDCA (Plan, Do, Check, Act) model.
These are some actions you need to take during the planning stage:
Here is what you do in this stage:
Now rinse and repeat the cycle.