Environment and Health and Safety / Basic Environmental Policies

Basic Philosophy

Nagase ChemteX Corporation recognizes that protecting the global environment is the most important problem facing the planet, and as a good corporate citizen, we are working sincerely to protect and improve the global environment in all of the fields in which our company is active, with the aim of contributing to a society that is able to grow in a sustainable manner.

Environment Policies

Harima Office

We have taken the form that the Harima office as our "Basic Philosophy" and have established its operations as our "Environment Policies."
Furthermore, we continuously work toward reducing our impact on the environment by highlighting environmental concerns, conducting evaluations of environmental impact in all of our departments and divisions, and setting goals and targets for each of our offices and divisions.

  1. We strive to adhere to environment-related laws and regulations as well as protocols and other agreements. We also aim to prevent environmental pollution.
  2. We evaluate the impact of our business activities on the environment as well as set and strive to achieve environmental goals and targets, which are attainable economically and technologically to help reduce our impact on the environment.
  3. We have built an appropriate environmental management system and promotion framework inside our offices that we continually improve on.
  4. We are working to promote awareness through sharing our basic philosophy and environment-related policies among our employees through environmental education. Furthermore, we also publish our basic philosophy and policies for the public.
  5. Our specific actions include the following.
    • Promoting energy saving activities and working to reduce CO2 emissions
    • Promoting resource saving and recycling, and striving to reduce waste materials
    • Promoting green procurement and performing appropriate management of environmental toxins
    • Contributing to reducing the load on the environment from the research and development stage of products and technologies

 In the future, we will strive to take our environmental management systems to the next level and publish additional information to contribute to protecting the global environment. We will work on activities that provide a great sense of security to our customers and citizens of the local community.
 We are thankful for many years of sincere cooperation and are look forward to your continued support in the future.

Fukuchiyama Office

Our Fukuchiyama office is located in an inland industrial park in the northern part of Kyoto Prefecture and is surrounded by an abundance of nature. We feel grateful to be able to work in such a wonderful environment and have established a "basic philosophy" that aims to protect our global environment, with "environmental policies" that support this philosophy.

  1. We strive to adhere to environment-related laws and regulations, protocols, and other requirements that we meet to help prevent the environmental pollution.
  2. We have built an environmental management system that is appropriate for our offices, and we are continually improving its operation.
  3. We are working to improve awareness through sharing our basic philosophy and environment-related policies among all the employees who work at our offices through environmental education. Furthermore, we also publish our basic philosophy and environment policies publicly.