WARSAW, IN--The Da-Lite Screen Company has been awarded the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 140001:2004 certification for Environmental Management System (EMS) for its worldwide headquarters facility located in Warsaw, Indiana, U.S.A.
An ISO 14001:2004-based EMS is a management tool enabling Da-Lite to:
Identify and control the environmental impact of its activities, products or
services and to
improve its environmental performance continually, and to
implement a systematic approach to setting environmental objectives and
targets, to achieving these and to demonstrating that they have been achieved.
By achieving ISO 14001:2004 EMS certification, we have reached an industry first among producers of projection screens for the AV market, stated Richard Lundin, Da-Lite president and CEO. As we continue to develop our eco-friendly future, through GREENGUARD Certification and the United Stated Green Building Council LEED accreditation program, the ISO 14001 certification opens an umbrella over all of our efforts and provides a framework for a holistic approach to the companys environmental policies, plans and actions.
ISO 14001:2004, requires a strong commitment to compliance with applicable environmental legislation and regulations, commented Tim Henson, Executive Vice President of Manufacturing, along with a commitment to continual improvement that is provided by the EMS framework.