Environmental Policy / Environmental Objectives

Fundamental Doctrine

We operate our group companies with full consideration of conservation of the global environment in every aspect of our corporate activities to contribute to the sustainable development of society.

Basic Policy

Under the slogan of "Green Earth for Tomorrow," Yamaichi Electronics Group is committed to conducting the following items of activities.

1.Practice of environmental management activities

We practice environmental management activities to minimize waste and improve work efficiency, with objectives and targets set up through our understanding of the impact of our corporate activities on the environment.

2.Continuous improvement and pollution prevention

We make continuous improvements in our environmental management system, hazardous chemical substance control and environmental management activities and we also continue green procurement as well as preventing environmental pollution.

3.Compliance with environment-related laws and regulations

We comply with all environment-related laws and regulations and meet stakeholders' requirements regarding environmental issues through mutual agreements.

4.Utilization of sustainable resources

We promote educational programs to encourage employees to proactively commit themselves to preserving a sustainable environment and contribute to a recycling-oriented society by helping them recognize that their personal choices can bring about resource depletion and environmental pollution.

5. Mitigation of climate change and adaptation to climate change

We promote energy conservation, waste reduction and environmental preservation activities to help mitigate and adapt to climate change.

6.Protection of the environment, biodiversity and ecosystems

We strive for the protection of the environment as well as the recovery and preservation of biodiversity by considering the impacts of our corporate activities upon biodiversity.

7. We make public our environmental policy as described herein.

Coverage

Activities, products and services

IC socket, probe pin, connector, electronic board (YFLEX = Flexible Printed Boards), optical filter, optical module,Development, design, manufacture and sale of optical devices.

Target

People working under the management of the organization of Yamaichi Electronics Group.

Yamaichi Electronics Group aims to achieve the following environmental improvements.

(The Osaka and Kumamoto offices put the targets in reducing the consumption of electricity, gasoline and paper.)

  • Total emissions Reduction
  • Usage of electric power Reduction
  • Recycling rate up
  • Purchase of paper Reduction
  • Purchase of gasoline Reduction
  • Disposals of products & parts Reduction
  • We aim to eliminate as much waste as possible and improve effective utilization of resources.
  • We aim to maintain and control the significant environmental aspect.
  • The organization shall also periodically test such procedures where practicable.
  • We aim to eliminate or related the environmental related substance.
  • We have a summer power shortage measures aim to reduce consumption of electricity in the following way.

Air temperature set of 28°C

Early implementation of the Cool Biz