Kuala Lumpur, 27 August 2020 – IRIS Corporation Berhad, stalwart in the identification industry, announces their compliance and International Organization of Standardization (ISO) 14001:2015 Environmental Management certification.
Sustainability is an aspect IRIS continuously works on and successful ISO 14001 certification is indeed significant.
What does ISO 14001:2015 mean for IRIS?
- The standard specifies the requirements for an environmental management system for IRIS to continually enhance its environmental performance;
- IRIS is able to manage its environmental responsibilities, by addressing risks and opportunities, in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability;
- The standard helps IRIS achieve the intended outcomes of its environmental management system, which provides value for the environment, and its stakeholders.
Major benefits of ISO 14001:2015 environmental management for IRIS include improved resource efficiency, waste reduction as well as costs efficiencies. The standard also provides assurance that environmental impact is being measured and that environmental obligations are managed consistently. In turn, these benefits improve and increase trust from stakeholders of IRIS as the company gains a competitive advantage in its markets and industry, which then leads to new business opportunities.