Identified part of an organisation’s activities, products or services that can interact with the environment, and with the potential to result in an impact.
Aspect is a commonly used term in relation to environmental risk and a defined term within the ISO 14000 series of standards.
Source: IOGP Report No. 510, Operating Management System Framework for controlling risk and delivering high performance in the oil and gas industry, International Association of Oil & Gas Producers, June 2014. Global Standards