Environmental policy of Nagoya factory

Philosophy

The Kowa Group regards global environmental prevention as the most important issue to human beings.

Accordingly, we continue our untiring efforts toward the realization of sustainable development with the aim of achieving harmony between the business activities of each group-member company and global environmental preservation, under the Kowa Group environmental philosophy“with an eye on the earth and future.”

Policy

This plant is located in a calm residential area in the northern part of Nagoya, and we have a business of contributing to people’s health by manufacturing pharmaceuticals. We shall establish the following concrete policies to promote our business activities that gaze on the protection of the global environment, as well as environmental preservation activities, so as to pass on this calm environment to future generations.

  • 1. We shall establish an environmental management system with the participation by all employees, prevent of environmental pollution through our business activities and improve its system continually.
  • 2. Promoting the compliance system based on the Kowa Group’s Code of Behavior, we shall comply with environment-related laws and other requirements agreed by Nagoya Factory, and shall coexist with the community through communication.
  • 3. For environmental protection,we shall accomplish social responsibility and contribute to construction of sustainable society by working on the followings. Reduce the consumption of natural resources such as water and fossil fuels and make an effort to improve use efficiency. Make an effort to protect biodiversity and ecosystems by purchasing recycling products from sustainable supply source. Promote to strengthenmanagement of the greenhouse gas and introduce low load gas in order to reduce the influenceon climate change.

We shall distribute environment policy in the form of 『Environmental policy card』 and post on notice boards in our factory to make it known to all employees and our stake holders.

We make our environmental policy public upon request from outside of the factory.