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Environmental Policy

With our company philosophy to “contribute to the world through innovative technology and the highest quality products,” Yonex strives to offer the finest products to our customers by developing and manufacturing environmentally friendly products. We reduce the burden on the environment through continuous efforts to improve the environment and prevent pollution throughout the entire process of our business, from the development and manufacturing of our products, usage by customers, all the way to disposal.

We understand that global environmental conservation is a common challenge facing the world, and continue to promote activities to protect the environment through all of our business activities as well as the actions of our individual employees.

1.  We comply with the laws and regulations relevant to our business, as well as the protocols we have set up with our external partners.

2.  We actively pursue the development and manufacturing of environmentally friendly products.

3.  We pursue waste reduction by promoting energy conservation, resource saving and recycling.

4.  We purchase environmentally friendly raw materials and goods.

Environmental Target

Target of CO2 Emission Reduction for 2030
Scope1 and 2 : 50%
(from 2016 base year)

Scope1:Direct emissions of greenhouse gases from company-owned resources
Scope2:Indirect emissions from the consumption of purchased electricity, heat, and steam

Efforts to Reduce CO2 Emissions

<Manufacturing Sector>

・Reviewing the manufacturing processes and installing energy-efficient production facilities

<All Sectors>

・Active introduction of renewable energy
・Promotion of energy conservation by replacing lightings with LED and other measures
・Switching to environmentally friendly cars for company use

Progress toward the target

The Boundary of Data: Niigata Factory, Tokyo Factory, Taiwan Factory, Tokyo Headquarters,Domestic Branches and Sales Offices, Domestic Sports Facilities, and Domestic subsidiary*
 *Domestic subsidiary was not included in 2016

Further Efforts

We are currently working to reduce Scope 3 emissions as we recognize the importance of efforts with the entire supply chain, not only Scope 1 and 2, to archive a carbon-free society. 
*Scope 3 emissions: indirect emissions other than Scope 1 and 2