Environmental Communication

Local Environmental Contribution Activities("Panasonic Eco Relay for Sustainable Earth")

This symbol represents the community contribution activities promoted by the Panasonic Group.

Panasonic Group has implemented various region-based environmental activities designed by its employees themselves, involving local residents, children, and employees' family.
It is named "Panasonic Eco Relay for Sustainable Earth", with the thoughts of "linking beyond generations". We are aiming at contributing to building sustainable earth and society.
Our Company is also participating in this activity as a member of Panasonic Group. Each and every employee around the world is implementing environmental activities as a global citizen, and is trying to contribute to regional environment.
Here are examples of such activities.

Tokushima site(Tokushima, Japan)

On April 27, 2021, we implemented clean-up activities around the plant. And then, as a cleanup activity of the local community, local cleanup activities are implemented.

This photo shows the cleaning activities around the factory in Tokushima prefecture.
Cleanup activities around the factory

Sumoto site(Hyogo, Japan)

On June 25, 2021, we implemented clean-up activities around the plant. And then, as a cleanup activity of the local community, we clean the Sumoto River with local people regularly every year.

This photo shows the Sumoto River cleanup activity by the factory in Sumoto in Hyogo prefecture.
Cleanup activities along the Sumoto River

SANYO Energy Nandan Co., Ltd.(Hyogo, Japan)

Cleanup activities around the factory are implemented once a year.

This photo shows the cleaning activities around the factory in Minamiawaj in Hyogo prefecture.
Cleanup activities around the factory

SANYO Energy Higashiura Co., Ltd.(Hyogo, Japan)

Once a year, cleanup activities at the Urakenmin Sun Beach are implemented with local commerce and industry associations, staffs of the city and school etc.

This photo shows the area's coastal cleanup activities carried out at by Higashiura factory in Hyogo prefecture.
Cleanup activities at the local beach

Panasonic Energy Co., Ltd. (Thailand)

For three days of April 2, 19, and 23, 2019, activities to collect hazardous waste found in employees’ residences (used fluorescent lamps, spray cans, used dry batteries, etc.) in exchange of plants for planting were performed.

On June 1, 2019, 475 employees participated in hands on learning by mangrove planting.
On July 21, they participated in cleaning activities of Samrong Canal to make a local contribution and interchange.

This photo shows employees exchanging plants with wastes brought by employees at the factory in Thailand.
Exchanging plants with wastes
This photo shows employees experiencing mangrove trees planting by the factory in Thailand.
Mangrove planting experience

Panasonic Carbon India Co., Ltd. (India)

On June 27, 2019, a session was held with community residents under the theme of "Say No to Plastic (non-use of plastic bags)."
Furthermore, about 150 people comprising community residents and employees participated in a parade to promote the awareness campaign on the theme in the community.

This photo shows the session with local residents held at the factory in India.
Session with community residents
This photo shows the environmental awareness campaign conducted by the parade at the factory in India.
Environmental awareness campaign by a parade