Environmental Compliance for Automotive Supplier

The facility manufactures manual transmission parts for the automotive industry. Operations conducted at the facility include plastic injection molding, assembly, pre-filling, testing, design/engineering, warehousing, and general office administration.

THE PROJECT

The facility required an initial and annual environmental compliance reviews as part of their ISO 14000 Environmental Management System.

SOLUTION

AKT Peerless conducted an initial Limited Environmental Compliance Review which identified applicable environmental regulations as well as actions necessary to achieve compliance. AKT Peerless conducts these reviews annually to prevent a lapse in compliance due to potential changes in our client’s process or regulations. Regulatory areas considered include:

  • Wastewater Discharges/Permitting
  • Storm Water Discharges/Permitting
  • Spill Prevention Plans
  • Air Permitting
  • Hazardous and Solid Waste Management
  • Hazardous Materials/Petroleum Product Management
  • Hazardous and Toxic Chemical Inventory Reporting
  • Storage Tank Systems

RESULTS

Through these services, the facility has been able to satisfy ISO 140000 Environmental Management System requirements, limit liability by continually evaluating environmental compliance, and reduce costs.