Environmental Management System and ISO 14001 Certification in Medical Industry
At Proteq Medical, sustainability is a core value that guides all of our operations. We are deeply committed to reducing our carbon footprint and strive to use environmentally-friendly and sustainable-certified materials in all aspects of our production processes. We take pride in sourcing our raw materials from suppliers who are ISO 14001 certified, which ensures that they follow strict environmental standards and practices. By using sustainable materials, we not only reduce our environmental footprint, but we also ensure that our products are safe and of the highest quality.
How Does ISO 14001 Work?
ISO 14001 certification is an internationally recognized standard that sets out the requirements for an environmental management system (EMS). The standard provides a framework for organizations to manage their environmental impacts and improve their environmental performance.
The ISO 14001 standard covers a range of environmental issues, including resource use, waste management, and pollution control. The standard requires organizations to identify their environmental impacts, establish objectives and targets for reducing these impacts, and put in place a plan to achieve these objectives. It also requires regular monitoring and evaluation of environmental performance and ongoing efforts to improve environmental management.
To achieve ISO 14001 certification, organizations must undergo a comprehensive audit of their environmental management system by an independent certification body. The audit assesses whether the organization has implemented an effective environmental management system and meets the requirements of the ISO 14001 standard.
ISO 14001 certification is important because it demonstrates that an organization is committed to managing its environmental impacts and improving its environmental performance. It can also provide a competitive advantage by demonstrating to customers and stakeholders that the organization takes its environmental responsibilities seriously.
Environment-Friendly and Sustainable Nonwovens and Medical PPE
Our nonwoven production facilities are committed to sustainability and has implemented environmentally friendly processes, such as using recycled raw materials and reducing waste. We also have a focus on social responsibility and have implemented programs to support our employees and local community. Additionally, we have been recognized for our sustainability efforts and received awards such as the 2019 Sustainable Business Award and the 2018 Sustainable Development Award.
If you're considering switching to environmentally friendly infection control products or raw materials for your production, Proteq Medical is here to help. By working together, we can reduce our negative impact on the environment while protecting our communities.