International standard recognizes Elmo’s commitment to effectively managing and minimizing its environmental impact
Elmo Motion Control, a leading manufacturer of innovative motion control technologies, today announced that it is has been certified to the ISO 14001 standard for environmental management systems. This provides independent, internationally recognized assurance that Elmo complies with all regulations and laws relating to environmental protection and emergency preparedness.
Granting of ISO 14001 Certification confirms Elmo's ability to properly manage, monitor, and control its environmental management system performance. As part of that, the certification recognizes that Elmo incorporates safety and environmental issues in its business management practices and systems. It verifies that Elmo can act effectively to safeguard people and property and minimize environmental impact in the event of an emergency.
Additionally, ISO 14001 Certification reflects Elmo's commitment to continual improvement of its systems and approach to safety and environmental concerns.
"Employee safety has always been a prime consideration at Elmo, and we are fully committed to doing our part to protect the environment across all aspects of our operations," said Haim Monhait, CEO of Elmo Motion Control. "Taking care on our own environment complements how Elmo servo technology contributes to a greener environment for our customers by dramatically minimizing heat dissipation, creating negligible EMI, and attenuating mechanical vibrations and instability. With growing environmental awareness and legislation in Israel and worldwide we felt it important to provide customers, partners and employees with the additional confidence that comes with ISO 14001 Certification. We will continue to take all necessary measures to fulfill our commitment to the environment."
About Elmo Motion Control
Elmo Motion Control is a leading manufacturer of innovative motion control technologies, with over 30 years of experience and millions of servo drives operating worldwide in every industry. Elmo's drives, controllers, and integrated motors are designed with emphasis on performance, efficiency, reliability, safety and simplicity. Elmo also produces products for harsh environments that can operate in extreme environmental conditions with temperatures ranging from -40° C to 70° C, altitudes of up to 40,000 feet, and high mechanical shocks or intense vibrations. The company is headquartered in Israel, employs more than 300 staff worldwide, and has a dedicated presence in the UK, USA, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Poland, China, Korea and Singapore.