Pioneer Group Environmental Policies

This section introduces the Philosophy
of Environmental Preservation
and Environmental Policies
in Pioneer Group.

Philosophy of Environmental Preservation (Established in 1992)

The Pioneer Group deeply recognizes that maintaining and improving the global environment and passing it on to the next generation is one of the missions, and strives to always contribute to the realization of a rich and safe environment.

Environmental Policies in Pioneer (Revised in 2012)

The Pioneer Group shall promote environmental preservation activities through four basic actions to address four key environmental issues.
In order to realize environmental contributions from the perspective of stakeholders, we share the Environmental Policies globally.

Environmental Basic Policies
in Pioneer Group

"The Pioneer Group deeply recognizes that maintaining and improving the global environment and passing it on to the next generation is one of the missions, and strives to always contribute to the realization of a rich and safe environment."
Based on the Philosophy of Environmental Preservation, we recognize the following 4 items, which related to Environmental issues of not limited to the regional scale to be impacted by our business activities but global perspective, as important, and improve them continuously.

  1. Prevention of Global Warming
    We make efforts to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions attributable to our business activities and the product’s life cycle.
  2. Resources saving and Recycling
    We strive to reduce use of materials and water resources in the business process, and promote recycling of the resources as much as possible.
  3. Management of Chemical Substances
    We manage a secure control for the use of chemical substances, and continuously reduce or strive for alternatives regarding potentially hazardous chemicals that may be harmful. Moreover, when using chemical substances, we make efforts to prevent pollution.
  4. Preservation of Biodiversity
    We preserve the ecosystem of wildlife, forests, and oceans on the earth, consider it is important to sustain the biodiversity, and take constructive actions to protect natural environment.
  5. We take following 4 basic approaches to promote the Environmental Preservation Activities.

  6. Compliance to Laws and Regulations
    We comply with applicable environmental laws and regulations, and establish voluntary management standards if necessary to perform the business activities.
  7. Disclosure of Information and Communication
    We provide environmental related information to the stakeholders, respect the opinions from both inside and outside the company widely, to utilize them for environmental activities.
  8. Environmental Education
    We promote environmental education and training with the aim of developing human resources to enable them to aware environmental preservations and take actions.
  9. Social Contribution
    As a good corporate citizen, we dedicate ourselves to realize a better environment both globally and locally, and contribute to develop the society.