Malcolm Gray Ex-Investec
1 Oct 2015

Malcolm Gray, Ex-Investec Global Head of ESG joins Standards & Legal

Cape Town, 1 October 2015: Standards & Legal has announced that Malcolm Gray will be joining the company from 1 October 2015 as a non-executive director. Gray has also...
sustainable development goals
25 Sep 2015

United Nations adopts the Sustainable Development Goals

  “We have a big, bold agenda before us – now we must work to make it real in people’s lives everywhere,” This was said by United Nations Secretary-General...

Standards & Legal becomes the latest PRI signatory

Today we became one of the 9 South African headquartered professional service provider signatories of the United Nations Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI). As a PRI Signatory, this is...
12 May 2015

Standards & Legal incorporates The Environmental Law Consultancy

In 2015, nearly 25 years on, a lot has changed at The Environmental Law Consultancy. We now deliver environmental, social and corporate governance (“ESG”) legal compliance and management system...
20 Dec 2014

Landmark judgment in regard to liability of previous landowners for environmental remediation

On 04 December 2013, the Supreme Court of Appeal, in a unanimous judgment, found Harmony responsible for the costs associated with the environmental damage caused by its mining operations in...

Transitioning an EMS to ISO 14001:2015 (learn about ISO 14001 changes)

ISO 14001, a highly successful International Management Standard for environmental management systems, is undergoing change. ISO 14001:2015 currently in Draft format, is expected to come into effect...
15 Jan 2014

Interview with Lynn Schouw: Changes to ISO 9001, 14001 and related standards

On 28 August 2013, The International Organization for Standardization (“ISO”) published an article entitled “ISO 9001:2015 and beyond – Preparing for the next 25 years of quality management standards”...