The environmental Audit shall mean a management tool comprising a systematic, documented, periodic and objective evaluation of the performance of the organization, management system and processes design to protect the environment with the aim:
- facilitating management control of practices which may have an impact on the environment
- assessing compliance with the environmental policy, including environmental objectives and targets of the organization (annex II).
Regulation (EC) No. 761/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 19 March 2001, allowing voluntary participation by organizations in a Community Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS).
The steps of the internal environmental audit procedure are described here.
Download the internal environmental audit procedure template.
The instruments suggested by the partner schools are: