These techniques provide the
framework needed for continuous
improvement, proactive initiatives by
the industry and creative partnership.
They lead to real and sustainable
improvements in controlling
Encourage better siting of industrial facilities.
Encourage industries to compare alternative
technologies to control and prevent pollution.
Evaluate and improve their processes and
operations with respect to pollution.
Design environmental sound products.
Find the effectiveness of proposals, policies,
programmes , projects and operational procedures
with reference to environment.
Interpret and communicate information about the
impact on environment.
Done by identifying and quantifying
energy and materials used and wastes
released into the environment.
It includes the extraction and processing
of raw materials, manufacturing ,
transportation and distribution ,
use/reuse/maintenance , recycling and
Conserving and reusing earth’s resources.
Reducing the use of restricted substances.
Optimisation of energy and material
Minimisation of waste generation.
Minimisation of environmental impact.
Increase efficiency and reduce
Reduce training efforts for new
Saves money by identifying and
It is a management tool of evaluating how
well environmental organisation ,
management and equipment are
The aim is to safeguard the environment
by facilitating management control of
It is an effort to define the risk posed to human health
and the environment by the presence or potential
presence of specific pollutants.
It is a part of risk management.
Description of health effects based on evaluation of
Estimate the extent of health effects in humans under
given conditions of exposure.
Environmental Benchmarking :-
It is a process of comparing and measuring &
organisation’s business processes against the best- in-
class operations to inspire improvements in org.
Technology Assessment :-
It is an analytical tool designed to help us understand
the likely impact of the use of a new technology by an
It helps to identify problems before they occur , target
key areas for management attention and the possible
expenses of resources ,provide support for necessary
improvements in existing management systems.