Environmental Objectives and Targets Achieved

The CSR theme "Environment" is based on the following policy.
“Tamron recognizes that global environmental issues are issued shared by humanity, endeavors to reduce the impact on and conserve the environment, and contributes to the development of a sustainable society in harmony with the environment.”
We will contribute to the global environment through the conservation of biodiversity and efficient use of resources and energy through our business.

Related SDGs

  1. 7. Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
  2. 12. Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
  3. 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
  4. 14. Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
  5. 15. Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss

Management system of Environment

Important matters and targets determined by the CSR Committee are managed by each CSR administrative division. For the “Environment” theme, the Sub-Committees (Waste Reduction, Eco-friendly Design, CO2 reduction) under the CSR Committee manages specific policies and targets.

Environmental Objectives and Targets Achieved

Based on the standard management policy “Reduce CO2 emissions, reduce waste, substitute and reduce harmful chemical substances, and prevent environmental pollution through conservation of biodiversity”, set objectives and targets for quality and the environment, we are working towards achievement.

Issue FY2019 Targets Results Status
CO2 Reduction 3.80% Reduction (versus FY2016 basic unit of sales) 3.53% decrease
Reduce industrial waste 1.Reduce industrial waste
 Tamron Optical (Foshan) 2% reduction (versus FY2018)
2.Waste plastics reduction
 Head office 2% Reduction (versus FY2018)
1.  5% increase
2.  7% decrease
1. Partial
Environmentally-friendly design Promoted environmentally-friendly designs Lightweight:0.6% increase
Compact:0.6% decrease
Reduction of harmful chemical substances Incidents of environmental nonconformity: 0 Incidents of environmental nonconformity: 0
Water management Examination of reduction measures Examination of reduction measures at each site