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Environmental Objectives, Targets and Results

Recognizing, based on our Group philosophy, that initiatives to preserve the earth’s environment are among the most important issues for management, we are constantly conducting activities aimed at achieving a sustainable society.

Azbil Corporation’s Environmental Objectives, Targets and Results

Environmental Objectives Targets for Fiscal Year 2020 Results for Fiscal Year 2020 Self-
Assessment
Medium-Term Objective
(Fiscal Years 2021)
1. Decarbonization initiatives
Reduction of  CO2 emissions by azbil Group business activities*1 47 % or more reduction 51 % reduction Good cut CO2 emissions by 50 % or more
Increase the amount of CO2 cut through our main business 2.94million metric tons of CO2 /year*2 Good Increase the amount of CO2 cut through our main business
(FY2030 Targets:3.4 million metric tones of CO2)
2. Reduction of supply chain’s environmental impact through products
Increase net sales of environmentally friendly products Increase % of sales of these products Good Increase % of sales of these products
Use of environmentally friendly design
(CO2 reduction throughout the product life cycle, product 3R*3)
Use of 3R indicators for products Good Reduction of product life cycle CO2
Improvement of product 3R indicators
3. Increased resource recycling
Reduction of waste*4 1 % max.
1 % max. Good 1 % max.
4. Management of environmental risk, Biodiversity
Air, water quality, soil contamination, PCBs, etc. Zero instances of environmental non-conformity*5 Zero instances of environmental non-conformity Good Zero instances of environmental non-conformity
Compliance with regulations for chemicals
(Japan’s PRTR Law, EU regulations, etc.)
Appropriate compliance Good Appropriate compliance
Promote environmental conservation activity Continue previous initiatives Implemented online 
activities four times
Good Continue environmental conservation activity at offices and surrounding areas

*1.Covers Azbil Corporation, domestic consolidated subsidiaries, and overseas production bases.
*2.Estimations method for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019 is based on third-party review.
*3.“Reduce, reuse, and recycle” in order to effectively use resources.
*4.Manufacturing bases in Japan
*5.“Environmental non-conformity” refers to an environment-related fine, penalty, violation of law, or proceeding resulting in an administrative order.