For your convenience, we provide the following links to useful sources of environmental information.

The leading international membership-based organisation dedicated to the professional development of individuals involved in the environmental profession, whether they be in public, private or non-governmental.

British Standards Institute - ISO 14000 
Explains each of the standards in the ISO14000 series, with additional links to further resources and guides.

Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment - BS8555 
Information about the BS8555 standard for a phased implementation of ISO14001.

Eco-Management and Audit Scheme 
A voluntary initiative that aims to recognise those organisations that seek to continuously improve their environmental performance beyond ISO14001 compliance.

Carbon Trust 
Helps business and the public sector to cut carbon emissions and supports the development of low carbon technologies.

Environment Agency 
UK Government agency set up to protect and improve the environment, which includes care for air, land and water.

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) 
UK Government site offering a range of information on protecting the environment.


EDP has no control over the content or security of the sites listed above and therefore we cannot guarantee or endorse their accuracy or security. Whilst they can be a valuable resource for knowledgeable health, safety and environmental practitioners, we cannot accept liability for any loss or damage that might arise from your use of these sites.