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Environmental Policy, Vision, and Strategy

Fiscal 2015 Targets and Results

Fiscal 2015 Targets and Results

Green Products (planning and development)
Fiscal 2015 targets Fiscal 2015 results
Business value Environmental value Business value Environmental value
(1) Creating and promoting the green products demanded by customers and society

Sales

  • Sales of Green Products: 590 billion yen (GP sales ratio: 54%)

Cost reductions

  • Reduce cost of product materials

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reduction during product use: 50 thousand tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 27 thousand tons

Reducing chemical substance risks

  • Control emissions

Sales

  • Sales of Green Products: 590.7 billion yen (GP sales ratio: 57%)

Cost reductions

  • Reduced cost of product materials

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reduction during product use: 51.5 thousand tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Resources used effectively: 27.7 thousand tons

Reducing chemical substance risks

  • Controlled emissions

(2) Complying with government procurement standards and environmental label requirements

Sales

  • Eliminate lost sales opportunities

Environment overall

  • Reduce environmental impact by complying with standards and label requirements

Sales

  • Eliminate lost sales opportunities

Environment overall

  • Reduced environmental impact by complying with standards and label requirements

(3) Dependably complying with product-related laws and regulations

Risk avoidance

  • Eliminate effect on sales

Reducing chemical substance risks

  • Reduce hazardous chemical substance risk by complying with laws and regulations

Risk avoidance

  • Eliminated effect on sales

Reducing chemical substance risks

  • Reduced hazardous chemical substance risk by complying with laws and regulations

Green Factories (procurement and production)
Fiscal 2015 targets Fiscal 2015 results
Business value Environmental value Business value Environmental value
(1) Translating Green Factory operations into cost competitiveness

Cost reductions

  • Reduce costs of energy and materials (reduce loss)

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reduction during production: 1.7 thousand tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 5.5 hundred tons

Restoring and preserving biodiversity

  • Sustainable use of water resource

Cost reductions

  • Reduced costs of energy and materials (reduced loss)

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reduction during production: 2.85 thousand tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 7.5 hundred tons

Restoring and preserving biodiversity

  • Sustainably used water resources

(2) Upgrading recycling to resolve environmental challenges faced by society

Cost reductions

  • Reduce cost of materials
  • Reduce costs of energy and materials (reduce loss)

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: Expanded use of reusable high density polyethylene in toner bottles

Cost reductions

  • Reduced cost of materials

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: Expanded use of reusable high density polyethylene in toner bottles

(3) Translating cooperation with suppliers into cost competitiveness

Cost reductions

  • Reduce costs of energy and materials (reduce loss)

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reductions at suppliers: 4 hundred tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 1 hundred tons

Cost reductions

  • Reduced costs of energy and materials (reduced loss)

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reductions at suppliers: 4.7 hundred tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 1.3 hundred tons

(4) Dependably complying with production-related laws and regulations

Risk avoidance

  • Eliminate effect on production

Environment overall

  • Reduce environmental impact by complying with laws and regulations

Risk avoidance

  • Eliminate effect on production

Environment overall

  • Reduce environmental impact by complying with laws and regulations

Green Marketing (distribution, sales and service, and collection and recycling)
Fiscal 2015 targets Fiscal 2015 results
Business value Environmental value Business value Environmental value
(1) Resolving customers’ environmental challenges

Sales

  • Acquire sales opportunities

Environment overall

  • Reduce environmental impact on customer side

Sales

  • Acquire sales opportunities

Environment overall

  • Reduce environmental impact on customer side

(2) Optimizing the supply chain and linking environmental initiatives

Cost reductions

  • Reduce cost of distribution and packaging

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reduction during distribution: 3 hundred tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 3 hundred tons

Cost reductions

  • Reduced cost of distribution and packaging

Preventing global warming

  • CO2 emissions reduction during distribution: 2.7 hundred tons

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Effective resource utilization: 2.5 hundred tons

(3) Undertaking product 3R initiatives

Risk avoidance

  • Reinforce 3R initiatives

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Use resources effectively through product 3R initiatives

Risk avoidance

  • Reinforced 3R initiatives

Supporting a recycling-oriented society

  • Use resources effectively through product 3R initiatives

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