Government Grants are available to businesses to inplement Management Standard certifications, especially for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. Government Grants have been substantial. CHARTER4 can provide you with help on funding and for implementing your project.
In a modern social and business context, managing the environmental impact of an organisation makes sense. Environmental issues can have a big cost for most organisations, more so the bigger the business. As a result, the modern business needs to manage its impact, public perception that goes with it and normal business processes. Particularly, those that impact the environment. The ISO 14001 Standard puts all this in context and suggests a way forward.