Environmental Report 2018
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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)
Commenced REACH-Compliance WG activities
Commenced No-Driving Day program at 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%.”
Multiple domestic sites, JAE Wuxi Co., Ltd., and JAE Philippines, Inc. transitioned to ISO14001:2015.
Symbol of the Group's Environmental Policies
Significance of the Environmental Report
Engaging with Society: Group Sites