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environmental audit

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Definition of environmental audit in English:

noun

An assessment of the extent to which an organization is observing practices which minimize harm to the environment: many of the leading companies carry out environmental audits of their activities
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  • Many companies declared as polluters are expected to object to the environmental audit, since not all companies were examined thoroughly.
  • It offers a free environmental audit by an expert to advise and guide businesses to achieve more from their resources and gain a greener reputation.
  • A company of its size and environmental leadership has undoubtedly conducted the full environmental audit.

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