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Medium-Term Environmental Plan

As of October 31, 2018

Caring for the Global Environment

Focusing on Responsible Care Activities, We Seek to Reduce Energy and Resource Consumption and Environmental Burdens throughout the Life Cycles of Our Products.

Denka Signs Responsible Care Global Charter 2014

On December 9, 2014, Denka became a signatory to the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) Responsible Care Global Charter 2014, declaring its support of Responsible Care principles and commitment to practicing such principles alongside.

Medium-Term Environmental Plan

Every third year, the Denka Group updates its Medium-Term Environmental Plan and sets new targets for energy consumption as well as PRTR

Sixth Medium-Term Environmental Plan

Items Fiscal 2016 Fiscal 2017 Fiscal 2018
Results Targets Results Targets
Energy consumption intensity
(fiscal 2015 base)*1
0.99 0.96 0.96 0.96
CO₂ emissions intensity
(from energy sources)*1 *2
1.18 1.13 1.12 1.12
CO2 emissions intensity
(from energy sources:fiscal 2015 base)*1 *2
1.00 0.97 0.95 0.95
Emissions of PRTR substances (tons) 83 73 75 71
Final landfill waste (tons) 119 123 88 111
*1
Standard calorific value of purchased energy has been set at 9.484 MJ/kWh in accordance with Keidanren’s Commitment to a Low Carbon Society; figures include energy consumption attributable to and CO₂ emissions from non-manufacturing sectors (Head Office, branches, etc.).
*2
CO₂ emissions intensity is calculated based on the converted production volume of benchmark products