Sanden transmitted a message in the company magazine towards its employees “We would like to be an eco-friendly company" in 1990. Since then, over 20 years, Sanden has been implementing various environmental activities with a strong thought for environment. “Sanden Forest / Akagi Plant", a symbol of Sanden's environment, and other various activities are introduced here.
Sanden Environmental Charter, consist of environmental doctrine and principles of action, was established in 1993 and shared by all group companies now.It shows fundamental policies for environmental activities.
Sanden's 4th Basic Policy of Environment -"Midterm Basic Policy of Environment" implemented in FY2018.
Sanden’s fundamental policies for environmental activities for contribution to the global approach to the solution of environmental problems.
Targets and performance of environmental activities in FY 2017
Sanden employs new methods for evaluation of products and technologies to foresee changing trends ahead of time by developing environment-friendly technologies.
Progressively seeking to “Eliminate every kind of waste” in design, development, manufacturing, assembly, logistics, and marketing processes.
Sanden steadily implements biodiversity preservation activities.“Sanden Forest/Akagi Plant” was developed putting priority on local ecosystems and symbolizes Sanden’s environment.
Sanden gathers important physical volume data related environment – amount of energy used, CO2 emitted, waste generated – within global group companies.
In line with Sanden’s fundamental policy of reducing the amount of hazardous substances in products, Sanden are promoting the creation of chemical substances management system.
Sanden introduces and conducts environmental accounting in accordance with the guidelines of Japan’s Ministry of Environment.
In order to extend promotion of eco-friendly business activities to suppliers, “Green Supply Guideline” has been established.