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”...