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Image result for wikimedia scrap metalA scrap yard operator near Bristol contacted Southwest Environmental with a view to producing an environmental management system for there permitted operation. The need for the environmental management system came from their environmental permit, administered by the environment agency. The site was situated over sensitive ground water, and as such a robust management system was requested by the EA.

The environmental management system highlight high risk activities such as vehicle fueling, and references operating procedures for that activity, abatement plant (interceptors), and responsible people for maintenance of said plant.

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This environmental management system was designed to meet the requirements out lined by the EA, and was not prepared in line with ISO 14001.

An Environmental Management System (EMS):