Campus Consortium for Environmental Excellence


Environmental Management System
Self-Assessment Checklist
September, 2000

Table of Contents



In addition to reviewing the tool on-screen, you can download the files below in a single file in zipped Word format (about 300 K).


  1. Why Introduce an Environmental Management System?
  2. Elements of an EMS
  3. Environmental Performance Improvements
  4. How to Use this Checklist
  5. How to Score
Self-Assessment Questions
  1. Environmental Policy
  2. Planning
  3. Implementation and Operation
  4. Checking and Corrective Action
  5. Management Review
Next Steps

Appendix A: Scorecard

Appendix B: Evaluation Form