BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL PHILOSOPHY

Last updated: June. 9, 2017

Basic Philosophy Of Environmental Protection

MITSUMI Group places the issue of the earth’s environment (harmony with nature and the environment) as one of the most important management issues it faces. In all aspects of our business activities, we act cooperatively to protect the earth’s environment and with an awareness of global movements.

Progress Of Environmental Protection Activities

1990/01Company-Wide Ad Hoc CFC Committee established
1993/06Specific CFCs and trichloroethane abolished. Environment Headquarters established.
1993/12Company-Wide Environmental Committee established
1994/08Environmental Protection Activities Plan (Voluntary Plan) initiated
1997/01Mitsumi Newtec obtains ISO14001 certification (first in the Group)
1998/01Completion of ISO14001 certification for all domestic operation bases (7)
1999/03Completion of ISO14001 certification for main overseas operation bases (13)
1999/09Company-Wide Lead-Free Promotion Special Committee established
2000/12Organic chlorine compounds (dichloromethane, trichloroethylene, tetrachloroethylene) completely phased out.
2001/02Mitsumi's environmental activities posted on Mitsumi's home page.
2002/02Company-Wide controlling chemicals project established.
2002/07Start of fluorescent X-ray analysis device introduction at main production bases both overseas and in Japan.
2002/10Rules for controlling environment-related chemicals initiated.
2003/01Start of internal auditing of environment quality at main production bases both overseas and in Japan.
2004/02First publication of Mitsumi Environmental Report 2003.
2004/02Start of activities to promote ISO14001 domestic integration.
2004/08Establishment of company-wide common environmental policy, environment manual and rules.
2005/01Acquired domestic integrated ISO14001 certification.
2006/01Chitose Business Division obtains ISO 14001 domestic blanket certification.
2006/03Accomplished zero emission in all the facilities in Japan.
2006/11Started introducing gas chromatography mass spectrometer.
2006/12Held the presentation on chemical substances for overseas suppliers.
2007/04Creation of 2nd environmental protection promotion activities (Voluntary Plan).
2007/05Sponsoring of domestic supplier information meeting regarding chemical substance management.
2008/03Obtained ISO/IEC17025 laboratory accreditation.
2008/03Sponsoring of overseas supplier information meeting regarding chemical substance management.
2009/02Mitsumi published “CSR Report 2008” in which CSR is included in previous environment reports.
2009/10Mitsumi declared commencement of working on the acquisition of ISO 14001 global accreditation for the entire Mitsumi Group in Japan and abroad
2010/02Mitsumi issued environment policies of the entire Mitsumi Group in Japan and abroad
2010/03Mitsumi Tianjin, China acquired ISO/IEC 17025 laboratory accreditation
2010/12Mitsumi acquired ISO 14001 global accreditation for the entire Mitsumi Group in Japan and abroad.
2011/05Biodiversity conservation added to the Mitsumi Group environmental policy.
2011/06
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Sponsoring of overseas supplier information meeting regarding chemical substance management.

Framework For Environmental Protection Promotion

Status Of ISO14001 Certification

The MITSUMI Group has obtained ISO14001 in seven domestic business divisions and eleven overseas divisions with production facilities, and, in December 2010, acquired the global accreditation at eighteen bases/offices in Japan and abroad.
Corporate name Date of certification Inspection and Registration Authority
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO.,
LTD. Head Office
1997/12/19 Japan Electrical Safety &
Environment Technology Laboratries (JET)
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Atsugi Division,
1997/10/22
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Akita Division
1997/11/06
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Yamagata Division
1997/11/06
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Interface Equipment Business Division
(Mito Regional Office)
1997/01/23
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Kyushu Division
1998/01/26
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Chitose Division
1998/01/27
TAIPEI MITSUMI CO., LTD. 1997/12/26
TAIWAN MITSUMI CO., LTD. 1997/11/28
MITSUMI PHILIPPINES, INC. 1998/02/20
CEBU MITSUMI, INC. 1998/04/03
MITSUMI TECHNOLOGY(M.)SDN.BHD. 1999/03/22
ZHUHAI MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1998/02/11
QINGDAO MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1998/05/11
TIANJIN MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1998/08/10
WUJIANG MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 2005/05/25
MITSUMI (THAILAND) CO., LTD. 2002/12/30

MITSUMI Group Green Procurement Standards

We kindly request your understanding and cooperation with this "Green Procurement Standards" in which we present our requests to suppliers concerning Green Procurement and CSR Procurement.
Our requests of suppliers about the following contents are described in this guideline.
  • Establishment of Environmental Management System
  • Appropriate Control of Environment Related Chemical Substances
  • Initiatives for Biodiversity Conservation
  • Promotion of CSR Procurement
  English version Date of latest version
Green Procurement Standards 2015/10/9
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Environment Related Chemical Substances Control Guideline

We set and disclose guideline covering the entire Mitsumi Group for the management of chemical substances with potential environmental impact. Any revisions to these guideline due to changes in the law, societal trends, customer requests or the like will be posted as the need arises on this website.
  • Purpose
  • Scope
  • Operation
  • Requests to suppliers
  • Definition of Terms
  • Environment Related Chemical Substances List
  • Enactment and Revision/Abolishment
  • Inquiry about this guideline
  English version Date of latest version
Text of
standards
2017/06/09
Certificate of non-use
Analysis data checklist
Table of ingredients
(adscript English and Japanese)
2017/06/09
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