On April 22nd International Earth Day celebrates its 50th year. For this anniversary, the theme is climate action – an enormous challenge, but a time of opportunities. Earth Day reminds us how important it is to focus our corporate responsibility on the environment when we approach our daily tasks.  Every organization is different and so…

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Allied Motion Technologies Inc. achieves multiple quality certifications and simpleQuE celebrates a partnership which began in 2005 with consulting and training at their site in Dayton, OH (formerly Globe Motors).  Over the years they outsourced their internal audits to our industry experts.  When it was time to upgrade to the new AS9100, IATF 16949, ISO…

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Benefits of ISO 14001

Earth Day, a good day to reflect on ISO 14001 and ways organizations can respect the planet by being environmentally responsible. When ISO 14001 was initiated, this standard (for Environmental Management) served as a guide for gauging and monitoring the activities of a company and its impact on the environment. Today, ISO 14001 certification is…

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Top Industries for ISO Certifications

This simpleQuE infographic illustrates the top industries for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certification. Organizations that achieve ISO certification gain a competitive advantage that also allows them opportunities to earn the business of companies that require it of their vendors. It shows they have documented and implemented effective quality and environmental management systems that have…

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When the ISO 14001 standard was initiated, it served as a guide for gauging and monitoring the activities of a company and its impact on the environment. ISO 14001 certification is now widely utilized by thousands of organizations around the globe to illustrate to the public and its constituents that it is environmentally responsible. As…

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In 2018, a total of 307,059  certificates were issued to ISO 14001.  An ISO 14001 certification ensures that there is “a framework that a company or organization can follow to set up an effective environmental management system,” per the International Standards Organization (ISO). “Using ISO 14001:2015 can provide assurance to company management and employees as…

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ISO 14001 Timeline

ISO 14001 is at the core of environmental management systems. Since it’s inception in 1992, it has dictated the standards that make for an environmentally responsible organization. It has morphed into a system that not only works towards the best practices for the environment but also for leadership and communication. Here is a look at the…

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