- industry/enterprises (6)
- environmental verifiers (4)
- federal/state administration departments for the environment (6) / of economics (3)
- trade unions (3)
- environmental associations, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) (3)
Please find the list of UGA-members in German here.
Scope of Duties and Responsibilities
- enacting official guidelines for interpretation and implementation of accreditation and supervision of environmental verifiers
- keeping the list for verifier's examination board
- recommendation for the appointment of experts to be appointed through the complaints authority
- advising the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety in all issues concerning EMAS and accreditation and supervision
- promotion of EMAS in Germany
Please find a list of UGA's tasks in German here.