We are committed to transparent disclosure of environment-related information. We disclose detailed data relating to the environment in an environmental database.
Our business activities may expose the environment to a variety of potential risks. We have identified environmental consequences and separated them as either input or output. Key risks are outlined below.
We disclose costs required for carrying out environmental management and economic benefits derived from it. We will continue to make appropriate investments and financial contributions designed to reduce our environmental footprint. Our policy is to continue with environmental activities in an effective and efficient manner.
IBIDEN uses various chemical substances in the plating process. Since chemical substances may cause pollution
and human health hazards, we practice rigorous control to prevent chemicals from causing harm.
The information on released and transferred amounts of PRTR*-listed chemical substances for fiscal 2014 is available for download below.
* PRTR:Pollutant Release and Transfer Register
The Group sets its own standards for what is required by national, regional, or municipal regulations for activities and operations that may have a significant environmental impact, and regularly measures and monitors compliance. Furthermore, the Group publishes the monitoring results for each plant.