ASTM E2107 - 06(2014)

Standard Practice for Environmental Regulatory Compliance Audits


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
EN
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Scope

1.1 Purpose—This practice2 identifies minimum requirements for environmental regulatory compliance audits (audits). It also provides information on the terms and procedures associated with audits as practiced in the United States of America (USA) and other jurisdictions subject to the laws thereof. It provides a reference to which interested parties may refer for definition and description of accepted audit terms and procedures.1.2 Background: 1.2.1 Awareness of Benefits Associated with Audits—Various benefits have been attributed to audits. These benefits may include a better understanding of the compliance status of a facility or organization, identification of opportunities for environmental management systems improvements, reduction or elimination of potential legal and financial liabilities when implemented as part of a comprehensive compliance management program, better communications and improved relationships with governmental agencies, communities, and other stakeholders, pro

Number of pages: 5

International relationships:

ICS: 13.020.10 - Environmental management

Item number: A009043