CSR

TOP > CSR > With Local Communities > Community Initiatives (The Environment)

With Local CommunitiesCommunity Initiatives (The Environment)

Kaneka Group engages in highly open and transparent corporate activities to build strong ties with communities and deepen stakeholder understanding of its operations as a good corporate citizen.

K KANEKA
J JAPAN
W WORLDWIDE

Environmental Initiatives

K J 

Kaneka Foods Manufacturing Corporation, Kaneka Sun Spice Corporation, Kaneka Tohoku Styrol Co., Ltd., Kaneka Hokkaido Styrol Co., Ltd., Tamai Kasei Co., Ltd., Taiyo Yushi Corporation, Tokyo Kaneka Foods Manufacturing Corporation, Hokkaido Kanelite Co., Ltd., Kaneka Takasago Service Center Co., Ltd., Kaneka Medix Corporation, Kaneka Foam Plastics Co., Ltd., Shiga Denshi Co., Ltd., Nagashima Shokuhin Co., Ltd., OLED Aomori Co., Ltd., Kaneka Solartech Corporation, Osaka Synthetic Chemical Laboratories, Inc.

Regularly picked up trash around the industrial parks and plants, collected empty cans, mowed grass and performed other cleanup, greening and recycling activities. Actively engaged in volunteer activities including cleanups of neighborhood roads and rivers.

Cleaning up around the plant (Kaneka Hokkaido Styrol Co., Ltd.)
Cleaning up around the plant (Kaneka Hokkaido Styrol Co., Ltd.)

Industrial park cleanup activity (Kaneka Sun Spice Corporation)
Industrial park cleanup activity (Kaneka Sun Spice Corporation)

Kaneka Americas Holding, Inc., Kaneka North America LLC

Implemented an initiative to protect wild birds and fish and improve water quality by planting grass at a swampland in the outskirts of New York City.

Kaneka Americas Holding, Inc., Kaneka North America LLC

Kaneka (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.

Participated in the BRAP RIDE cleanup project to promote global environmental protection. Also took part and won the BRAP eco-race, which involves repainting a breakwater and a wooden ball, and an environmental quiz.

Kaneka (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.

Takasago Plant, Osaka Plant and Shiga Plant
  • As part of efforts to preserve biodiversity, employees and their family members trimmed trees, cut underbrush and performed other maintenance work for the Kaneka Forestry for the Future (Tagasago), Settsu-no-mori Kaneka Biotope (Osaka) and Konooka Biotope Preservation (Shiga).
All parent plants, Group companies in Japan and overseas
  • Each plant, individually and in collaboration with local governments and chambers of commerce, cleaned up main roads, around business sites and company dorms, industrial complexes, rivers and seas.
Kaneka Americas Holding, Inc., Kaneka North America LLC
  • Kaneka Foundation, which plans and executes social contribution initiatives, took part in a program to clean up Sylvan Beach (scheduled 2-3 times a year).
Kaneka (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • As a member of the Local Agenda 21 promoted by the Kuantan local authorities, engaged in river cleanup, appointment for the foundation board, tree planting and other activities.
  • Cleaned up crude oil spills at the Kuantan coastal district.
Page Top