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Establishment of Eco Management System

the contribution to a sustainable recycling oriented society

ISO14001 Certification

Omron Healthcare group companies – Omron Healthcare Co., Ltd. headquarters, Omron Matsusaka Co., Ltd., Omron Dalian Co., Ltd. and Omron Healthcare Product Development Dalian Co., Ltd. – are accredited with ISO14001, the International Organization for Standardization’s certification for environment management systems.

We at Omron Healthcare are making constant improvement with our own eco management system, which is to clarify the effects that our major products – home-use health/ medical care equipment and professional-use medical equipment – and service would have on the environment, aiming to reduce the eco-impact and prevent pollution.

ISO14001 Certification (Omron Healthcare HQ)
Certification152005
Number Original ApprovalApril 12, 2004
DateApril 6, 2006
Renewal Date 2004 VersionApril 6, 2006
ISO14001 Certification
Theme2005Activities
TargetResult
Less CO2 Emission
by Energy Saving
Electricity (t-CO2)494441- Turn off PC when not in use or set at low-power mode
- Turn off lights during lunch breaks
Gas (m3)6963
CO2 emission (ton)563504
Waste ReductionNon-industrial
waste (kg)
1163411224- Promote recycle-oriented floor design
- Double-side/ reduced photo-copying
Industrial waste (kg)79614543
Waste RecyclingRecycling rate (%)8069- Work more with recycling companies
Eco ProductsMaking of eco-label
products (%)
50100- Make eco-label products using no regulated chemicals and less materials
Products free of regulated chemicals (%)100Existing:
94%
New:
99%
 
OtherEducation programs for product environment assessment reviewers-Four R&D
staffers
certified
- General & specialized education based on the environment ISO
- Reviewers' education
ISO14001 Certification
Course Description2005
# of
participants
Classes/
year
(1) Education of general employees22711
(2) Education of managements151
(3) Special operations education (for those engaged in chemical substances, eco-facilities)1159
(4) Seminar for internal environment auditors11
(5) Training of eco-effect evaluators143
(6) Education on other eco-related matters (handling of fluorescent X-ray analyzer)192