Detailed Environmental Impact Data

CO2 Emission Quantity

Unit: ton

/year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works 19,788 20,839 21,372 21,678 18,762
Technology Research
Laboratory
1,466 1,336 1,260 1,268 1,081
Seta Works 5,195 5,283 5,767 6,687 5,855
Murasakino Works 413 373 386 407 303
Hadano Works 1,926 1,713 1,753 1,692 1,830
Atsugi Works 665 625 625 661 834
Shimane Shimadzu
Corporation
2,420 2,156 2,073 2,164 2,037
Shimadzu Techno-Research, Inc. 1,796 2,038 2,005 1,982 1,846
Affiliated Companies
in China
4,872 4,359 4,199 4,257 4,633
Affiliated Companies
in US
3,754 3,908 3,249 3,817 3,843
Affiliated Companies
in Europe
1,912 1,580 1,760 1,651 832
Affiliated Companies
in the Philippines
784 738 1,319 1,491 2,049
Total 46,473 46,453 46,959 49,398 44,958
  • Note: The power conversion factor for each applicable year is calculated using the values published by the power companies under contact at each
  • site, and the actual emission factors for each electric power supplier, published by the Japanese Ministry of the Environment.

Energy Usage

Unit: kL

/year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works 9,773 10,125 10,803 10,941 11,010
Technology Research
Laboratory
723 647 637 641 637
Seta Works 2,557 2,556 2,914 3,377 3,466
Murasakino Works 205 181 195 206 176
Hadano Works 939 873 902 887 883
Atsugi Works 324 318 322 346 412
Shimane Shimadzu
Corporation
891 812 787 829 801
Affiliated Companies in
China
1,366 1,243 1,199 1,307 1,757
Affiliated Companies in
US
1,858 2,005 1,788 1,943 2,259
Affiliated Companies in
Europe
1,043 869 966 900 839
Affiliated Companies in
the Philippines
407 383 676 766 868
Total 21,828 21,711 22,656 23,856 24,733
  • Note: All crude oil conversion values for power in the report are calculated with the coefficient for daytime power.

Waste Output

Unit: ton

/year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works 1,788.5 1,855.3 2383.3 2535.6 2499.4
Technology Research
Laboratory 
15.1 12.2 18.9 23.3 21.7
Seta Works 945.2 956.2 909.9 1285.0 1383.3
Murasakino Works 169.5 139.1 150.0 156.4 142.0
Hadano Works 108.0 167.1 154.5 186.3 181.4
Atsugi Works 12.4 20.7 16.8 15.3 15.1
Shimane Shimadzu
Corporation
736.6 907.9 866.9 872.1 901.5
TAIHEIKOGYO CO., LTD. 94.1 75.4 65.6 73.9 83.1
Total 3869.4 4133.9 4565.9 5147.9 5227.5
  • Note: The amount of waste discharged includes industrial waste, business related general waste, and valuables.

Recycling Ratio

unit:%

 /year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works  99.7 99.7 99.6 99.7 99.7
Technology Research
Laboratory
 
79.8 71.0 80.0 68.1 72.1
Seta Works 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murasakino Works  99.4 99.4 99.9 99.9 99.8
Hadano Works  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Atsugi Works  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Shimane Shimadzu Corporation 99.1 99.3 99.3 99.3 99.3
TAIHEIKOGYO CO., LTD. 92.5 87.0 93.1 97.7 88.1
Total 99.4 99.4 99.5 99.6 99.5
  • ※Recycling ratio = (Amount of waste discharged - Amount of final landfill disposal) / Amount of waste discharged

Tap Water Usage

Unit: m3

 /year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works 178,616 161,753 178,502 167,385 163,738
Technology Research
Laboratory
8,281 7,581 7,136 7,455 6,657
Seta Works 12,596 15,563 15,211 18,505 15,665
Murasakino Works 3,712 3,761 4,188 3,156 5,254
Hadano Works 7,522 8,048 6,634 8,028 7,450
Atsugi Works 3,922 3,648 5,179 4,237 4,387
Shimane Shimadzu Corporation 3,331 3,477 3,585 3,507 4,458
Affiliated Companies in China 33,035 44,763 14,559 14,434 41,891
Affiliated Companies in US 5,162 37,413 100,851 105,406 8,638
Affiliated Companies in Europe 3,387 2,930 2,558 2,558 3,945
Affiliated Companies in the
Philippines
16,420 15,029 14,208 14,280 15,943
Total 275,984 303,966 352,611 348,951 278,026

Usage of PRTR-Reported Substances

Unit:kg

Reporting Business Organizations and Substances Used(Substance No.) 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works Acetonitrile(13)  - - - - -
HCFC-225(185) - - - - -
HCFC-141b(176) - - - - -
Toluene(300) - 1,140 - - -
Nickel and their compounds(309) 1,896 2,008 2,116 5,317 4,242
Technology Research Laboratory Selenium and their compounds(242) - - - - -
Seta Works Xylene(80) 1,414 1,570 1,927 2,184 1,653
Toluene(300) - - - 1,177 1,070
Hadano Works HCFC-225(185) - - - - -
Total 3,310 4,718 4,043 8,678 6,965
  • Note: The substance No. corresponds to the current PRTR method. Only substances reported to the administration are counted. A "-" in the table indicates less than 1 ton.

Unit:kg

/year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sanjo Works 1,896 3,148 2,116 5,317 4,242
Technology Research Laboratory 0 0 0 0 0
Seta Works 1,414 1,570 1,927 3,361 2,723
Hadano Works 0 0 0 0 0
Total 3,310 4,718 4,043 8,678 6,965

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