Environmental Performance Data

Company Report

Our Company reports environmental activity of all manufacturing sites in FY2020.
Data on this report covers the term of Apr.1, 2020 to Mar.31, 2021.

Energy Saving

Results

Targets

Global

(Japan)

CO2 emissions [ t ]

706,072

357,435

792,565

Energy consumption
(converted into crude oil)
[ kl ]

313,452

166,925

353,173

We achieved target of CO2 emission in FY2020 with approx. 0.71 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 fiscal year result)

Water consumption *1 [ 1000m3 ]

7,540

5,682

8,131

Reduction amount of water
consumption [ 1000m3 ]

591

422

Reduction rate [ % ]

7.8%

7.4%

*1 Personal water consumption is not included.
We achieved the target of water consumption, reducing 7.8% from the previous fiscal 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 fiscal year result)

HEI [ count ]

143,210

89,550

147,716

We are promoting "HEI" reduction activities optimized for characteristics of each manufacturing process.

< Material Balance of Factory Chemical Substances >

Used: 45,265t Released into air: 752t Recycled: 6,307t Consumed in products: 21,065t Transferred*3: 455t Released into soil: 0t Released into waterways: 5t Removed*2: 16,681t

*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 ]

78,510

35,471

Recycling rate
Global: 99% or more

Final disposal amount [ t ]

611

254

Recycling rate *4 [ % ]

99.2%

99.3%

*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 (recycling rates are rounded second decimal place).