ISO 14000 standards
The following ISO standards are related to sustainability issues:
Environmental Management Systems
- ISO 14001 Environmental management systems- Specification with guidance
- ISO 14004 Environmental management systems- General guidelines on
principles, systems and supporting techniques.
- ISO 14010 Guidelines for environmental auditing- General principles.
- ISO 14011 Guidelines for environmental auditing- Audit procedures-
Auditing of environmental management systems.
- ISO 14012 Guidelines for environmental auditing- Qualification criteria
for environmental auditors.
- ISO 14015 Environmental management- Environmental assessment of sites and
Environmental Labels and Declarations
- ISO 14020 Environmental labels and declarations- General principles.
- ISO 14021 Environmental labels and declarations- Self- declared
environmental claims (Type II environmental labelling).
- ISO 14024 Environmental labels and declarations- Type I environmental
labelling- principles and procedures.
- ISO/TR 14025 Environmental labels and declarations- Type III environmental
Environmental Performance Evaluation
- ISO 14031 Environmental management- Environmental performance evaluation-
- ISO/TR 14032 Environmental management- Examples of environmental
performance evaluation (EPE).
Life Cycle Assessment
- ISO 14040 Environmental management- Life cycle assessment- Principles and
- ISO 14041 Environmental management- Life cycle assessment- Goal and scope
definition and inventory analysis.
- ISO 14042 Environmental management- Life cycle assessment- Life cycle
- ISO 14043 Environmental management- Life cycle assessment- Life cycle
- ISO/TS 14048 Environmental management- Life cycle assessment- Data
- ISO/TR 14049 Environmental management- Life cycle assessment- Examples of
application of ISO 14041 to goal and scope definition and inventory analysis.
Design for Environment
- ISO/TR 14062 Environmental management- Integrating environmental aspects
into product design and development.
Terms and definitions
- ISO 14050 Environmental management- vocabulary
For more information see
International Organization for Standardization