Environmental Report 2022
Environmental Activity History
Completed plant (present-day JAE Akishima Plant) in beautiful, green Akishima
Installed plating wastewater processing system
Established Pollution Countermeasures HQ
Installed integrated sewage treatment system (JAE Akishima Plant)
Launched Environmental Safety Management Center (JAE Akishima Plant)
Established Environmental Safety Assessment Committee
Implemented rationalization measures for rinse water according to groundwater pumping regulations, etc. (water conservation)
Established a register of chemical substances used in Akishima region
Commenced discharge of plating wastewater and sewage after completion of sewer system in Akishima-shi (JAE Akishima Plant)
Established CFC Countermeasure Committee
Launched Environmental Management Division (JAE Akishima Plant)
Established Environmental Management Committee rules
Established rules for preventing and controlling air pollution
Established rules relating to preventing pollution
Started campaign to use less paper and recover used paper
Launched Environmental Measure Assembly for JAE subsidiaries
Commenced use of recycled paper companywide
Established JAE Environmental Charter (present-day Environmental Policy of the JAE Group)
Commenced environmental auditing
Established product assessment guidelines
Commenced control and ordering management for poisonous and deleterious chemical substances
ISO 14001 certification acquired at Akishima Plant
Commenced lead-free activities
Completed acquisition of ISO 14001 certification at four domestic production subsidiaries
Commenced activities for reducing use of materials that cause climate change
Merged Environmental Management Division with Production Support and Environmental Planning Division
Commenced zero emissions activities
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Taiwan, Ltd.
Commenced green purchasing and green procurement activities
Commenced activities for reducing paper usage
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Wuxi Co., Ltd.
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Philippines, Inc.
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Oregon, Inc.
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Wujiang Co., Ltd.
Established Environmental Advisor System
Established JAE Group Forest
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Hong Kong, Ltd.
ISO 14001 certification at Japanese group companies switched to multi-site system
Completed overhaul of pipeline carrying fluorine waste fluid (JAE Akishima Plant)
Formulated the Ten-Point Plan for Saving Energy
ISO 14001 certification acquired by JAE Tijuana, S.A. de C.V.
Completion of the switch to 100% electronic manifests at the Akishima Plant
Each Group company in Japan maintains 100% of its industrial waste manifests in electronic format.
Event commemorating the 10th anniversary of the JAE Group Forest, the symbol of the Group’s environmental policies
Upon reaching a 99.8% recycling rate, the zero emissions goal for waste was raised from “over 99%“ to “over 99.5%.”
Earned the highest rank in the DBJ Environmental Rating conducted by the Development Bank of Japan Inc. as a company with “advanced environmental initiatives.”
Multiple domestic sites, JAE Wuxi Co., Ltd., and JAE Philippines, Inc. transitioned to ISO14001:2015.
JAE Taiwan, Ltd., JAE Wujiang Co., Ltd., JAE Hong Kong, Ltd., JAE Oregon, Inc., JAE Tijuana, S.A. de C.V. transitioned to ISO14001:2015.
Support for Declaration of Biodiversity by Nippon Keidanren and Action Policies
Donated excess reductions as credits in the first compliance period for the Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s Cap & Trade Program and received a note of appreciation.
Embracing Sustainability Management
Significance of the 2022 Environmental Report
Symbol of the Group's Environmental Policies
Scope of Reporting and Editorial Policy
Policies and Results of Environmental Activities
Engaging with Society
Initiatives to Reduce Environmental Impact