Environmental Performance Data

Company Report

Automotive & Industrials Systems Company reports environmental activity of all manufacturing sites in FY2017.
Data on this report covers the term of Apr-1, 2017 to Mar-31, 2018, based on the organization of AIS manufacturing sites as of Mar-31, 2018.
The next renewal is scheduled at the end of July, 2019.

Energy Saving

Results

Targets

Global

(Japan)

CO2 emissions [ t ]

1,285,571

633,247

1,321,706

Energy consumption
(converted into crude oil)
[ kl ]

680,776

398,385

711,834

We achieved target of CO2 emissions in FY2017 with 1.29 million tons on a global basis, thanks to the energy saving activities, such as introduction of high efficiency equipment, process changes, strengthening management, etc.

Water

Results

Targets

Global

(Japan)

(previous year result)

Water consumption *1 [ 1000m3 ]

15,054

11,950

15,383

Reduction amount of water
consumption [ 1000m3 ]

329

210

Reduction rate [ % ]

2.2%

1.8%

*1 Personal water consumption is not included.

We achieved the target of water consumption, reducing 2.2% from the previous year results on a global basis.

Chemical Substances

Panasonic Group makes efforts to reduce released and transferred amount of chemical substances, which cause impact on environment, with the original index, Human and Environment Impact (HEI).

Results

Targets

Global

(Japan)

(previous year result)

HEI [ count ]

261,924

120,642

267,058

Automotive & Industrials Systems Company is promoting "HEI" reduction activities optimized for characteristics of each manufacturing process.

< Material Balance of Factory Chemical Substances >

Used: 208,270t Released into air: 1,414t  Recycled: 22,474t Consumed in products: 158,037t Transferred*3: 514t Released into soil: 0t Released into waterways: 50t Removed*2:  25,781t

*2 "Removed" is amount of substances converted into other substances through neutralization, decomposition, chemical reaction, etc.
*3 "Transferred" is amount of substances transferred as wastes, as well as those discharged into the sewage system.

Wastes and Valuables

Results

Targets

Global

(Japan)

Recycled amount [ t ]

134,575

66,163

Recycling rate
Global: 99% or more

Final disposal amount [ t ]

866

59

Recycling rate *4 [ % ]

99.4%

99.9%

*4 Recycling rate = (Recycled amount) ÷ (Recycled amount + Final disposal amount)

We achieved the target of recycling rate by promoting effective use of resources.

* Above data on this report are rounded off to integers.