説明文


Environmental Initiatives

As one of the imperative policies in conducting our business activities, Yamanaka Industry has adopted and actively engages in environmental impact assessment for the likes of product development, materials purchasing, capital investment and community activities based on our mentality of prioritizing the environment.


Environment-Compliant Products

Environment-Compliant Products

Yamanaka Industry has commercialized "TEAROAD SOILON", am environmental circulation type filters for beverage use, that does not use petroleum resources as its basic materials. SOILON uses the biomass material known as polylactic acid as its basic material, and upon being buried into the ground, it is completely broken down by microorganisms following hydrolysis.


Acquired KES/Environment Management System Standard Step 2 Certification

KES

In order to address reducing the burden on the environment through establishing clear objectives as a corporate organization, Yamanaka Industry acquired KESEnvironment Management System Standard Step 2 certification on October 1, 2006. "KES" refers to an environment management system standard devised, reviewed and certified by the NPO "KES Environmental Organization."

As of the end of June 2009, over 2,600 businesses and organizations across Japan have acquired certification for either Step 1 or Step 2. A significant number of businesses and administrative bodies apply this certification as a standard for Green Procurement.


Environmental Declaration

Basic Principle:
Yamanaka Industry Co., Ltd. recognizes that the preservation of the global environment is an issue of maximum priority shared by all mankind, and we shall conduct organization-wide efforts to reduce the burden on the environment.
Policy
In order to reduce the environmental impact of all activities, products and services related to our manufacture and sales of fiber and other materials, Yamanaka Industry Co., Ltd. shall promote environment management activities based on the following policy in the name of achieving harmony with the global environment.
  1. We shall be perpetually aware of the environmental impact left by our activities, products and services, and will endeavor to promote the prevention of environmental pollution as well as continually improve environment management activities.
  2. We shall comply with legal or other required matters concerning the environment as it pertains to our activities, products and services.
  3. Out of items concerning the environmental impact of our activities, products and services, we shall address the following items as crucial environmental themes:
    • (1)Reduction in amount of electric power use
    • (2)Reduction in amount of industrial waste generation
    • (3)Promotion of Green Procurement
    • (4)Promotion of eco-product sales
    • (5) Implementation of cleanup activities around plant perimeters
  4. In order to enable the proactive implementation of efforts to reduce the burden on the environment by each and every individual, widespread awareness of this Environmental Declaration shall be facilitated among all employees. This Environmental Declaration shall also be disclosed externally.
  5. We shall proactively participate in regionally-conducted environment improvement activities based on the Kyo No Agenda 21 Forum, the Agenda 21 Ohtsu, and other partnerships in regions across Japan.

For the purpose of achieving the above policy, we shall establish and regularly revise objectives in promoting our environment management system.

Date of Establishment: April 30, 2006
Date of Revision: May 1, 2008
Motonobu Suzuki
Representative Director and President
Yamanaka Industry Co., Ltd.



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