|Determine those that have or can have a significant environmental impact, i.e. significant environmental aspects, by using established criteria.
Communicate SAs to appropriate staff
Maintain Documented information:
Environmental Aspects / Impacts
Criteria to determine SAs
6.1.2 Environmental Aspects
Within defined scope of EMS, determine the environmental aspects of its activities, products and services that it can control/influence, & environmental impacts, considering life cycle perspective.
Take into account:
abnormal conditions & reasonably foreseeable emergency situations.
|Companies absolutely do this every day
Retirement of critical person in small company
Loss of a supplier
Potential material restrictions (legal, non-recyclable…)
|Within the scope of EMS, the organization shall determine potential emergency situations, with Environmental. Impact
Maintain documented information of its:
risks and opportunities that need to be addressed;
process(es) needed in 6.1.1 to 6.1.4, to the extent necessary to have confidence they are carried out as planned.