|•||track and participate in the evolving policy development on facility environmental management|
|•||fully participate in integrated environmental management approaches and experiments|
|•||implement environmental management systems that align all DoD environmental activities with core DoD values|
|•||promote and creatively use environmental assessment and metrics|
|•||promote effective relationships with all relevant stakeholders|
|•||train and motivate all employees about environmental issues.|
As previously noted, DoD organizations, from the Office of the Secretary of Defense to individual defense installations, are already trying to do many of them. These are not easy tasks, either for companies or DoD. Successfully completing them relies on how they are implemented. Below, we discuss the key implementation lessons for DoD for each of the six areas.