Investors and customers today assess environmental, social, and governance (ESG)
factors when they evaluate organizations that they do business with. Compliance management, environmental stewardship, and sustainability have become key market differentiators across many industries.
EPA's environmental regulations comprise thousands of pages
of operating requirements, restrictions, lists of regulated substances, reporting and recordkeeping mandates, permitting provisions, and more, all found in Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations
(40 CFR). Overlooking a single regulatory requirement can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars in restitution, fines, and court fees and can even result in incarceration.
In addition, identifying your environmental responsibilities under the law is critical to achieve and maintain ISO 14001 Certification. Lion recommends: Complete Environmental Regulations