Detailed Environmental Impact Data

CO2 Emission Quantity

Unit: ton

/year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works 18,896 19,788 20,839 21,372 21,678
Technology Research
Laboratory
1,534 1,466 1,336 1,260 1,268
Seta Works 4,454 5,195 5,283 5,767 6,687
Murasakino Works 481 413 373 386 407
Hadano Works 1,886 1,926 1,713 1,753 1,692
Atsugi Works 662 665 625 625 661
Shimane Shimadzu
Corporation
2,650 2,420 2,156 2,073 2,164
Affiliated Companies
in China
5,135 4,872 4,359 4,199 4,257
Affiliated Companies
in US
2,505 3,754 3,908 3,249 3,817
Affiliated Companies
in Europe
1,811 1,912 1,580 1,760 1,651
Affiliated Companies
in the Philippines
817 784 738 1,319 1,491
Total 44,543 46,734 46,453 46,959 49,398
  • 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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works 9,458 9,773 10,125 10,803 10,941
Technology Research
Laboratory
768 723 647 637 641
Seta Works 2,225 2,557 2,556 2,914 3,377
Murasakino Works 241 205 181 195 206
Hadano Works 930 939 873 902 887
Atsugi Works 325 324 318 322 346
Shimane Shimadzu
Corporation
953 891 812 787 829
Affiliated Companies in
China
1,452 1,366 1,243 1,199 1,307
Affiliated Companies in
US
1,141 1,858 2,005 1,788 1,943
Affiliated Companies in
Europe
987 1,043 869 966 900
Affiliated Companies in
the Philippines
421 407 383 676 766
Total 20,733 21,828 21,711 22,656 23,856
  • Note: All crude oil conversion values for power in the report are calculated with the coefficient for daytime power.

Waste Output

Unit: ton

/year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works 1,675.1 1,788.5 1,855.3 2383.3 2535.6
Technology Research
Laboratory 
41.7 15.1 12.2 18.9 23.3
Seta Works 863.2 945.2 956.2 909.9 1285.0
Murasakino Works 164.1 169.5 139.1 150.0 156.4
Hadano Works 103.3 108.0 167.1 154.5 186.3
Atsugi Works 11.1 12.4 20.7 16.8 15.3
Shimane Shimadzu
Corporation
663.7 736.6 907.9 866.9 872.1
TAIHEIKOGYO CO., LTD. 75.7 94.1 75.4 65.6 73.9
Total 3597.9 3869.4 4133.9 4565.9 5147.9
  • Note: The amount of waste discharged includes industrial waste, business related general waste, and valuables.

Recycling Ratio

unit:%

 /year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works  99.4 99.7 99.7 99.6 99.7
Technology Research
Laboratory
 
95.1 79.8 71.0 80.0 68.1
Seta Works 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murasakino Works  99.5 99.4 99.4 99.9 99.9
Hadano Works  99.9 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Atsugi Works  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Shimane Shimadzu Corporation 99.0 99.1 99.3 99.3 99.3
TAIHEIKOGYO CO., LTD. 95.3 92.5 87.0 93.1 97.7
Total 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.5 99.6
  • ※Recycling ratio = (Amount of waste discharged - Amount of final landfill disposal) / Amount of waste discharged

Tap Water Usage

Unit: m3

 /year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works 207,902 178,616 161,753 178,502 167,385
Technology Research
Laboratory
9,578 8,281 7,581 7,136 7,455
Seta Works 12,244 12,596 15,563 15,211 18,505
Murasakino Works 4,943 3,712 3,761 4,188 3,156
Hadano Works 10,492 7,522 8,048 6,634 8,028
Atsugi Works 4,382 3,922 3,648 5,179 4,237
Shimane Shimadzu Corporation 3,576 3,331 3,477 3,585 3,507
Affiliated Companies in China 26,150 33,035 44,763 14,559 14,434
Affiliated Companies in US 5,337 5,162 37,413 100,851 105,406
Affiliated Companies in Europe 2,674 3,387 2,930 2,558 2,558
Affiliated Companies in the
Philippines
12,569 16,420 15,029 14,208 14,280
Total 299,847 275,984 303,966 352,611 348,951

Usage of PRTR-Reported Substances

Unit:kg

Reporting Business Organizations and Substances Used(Substance No.) 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works Acetonitrile(13) -  - - - -
HCFC-225(185) - - - - -
HCFC-141b(176) - - - - -
Toluene(300) - - 1,140 - -
Nickel and their compounds(309) 1,539 1,896 2,008 2,116 5,317
Technology Research Laboratory Selenium and their compounds(242) - - - - -
Seta Works Xylene(80) 1,196 1,414 1,570 1,927 2,184
Toluene(300) - - - - 1,177
Hadano Works HCFC-225(185) - - - - -
Total 2,735 3,310 4,718 4,043 8,678
  • 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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Sanjo Works 1,539 1,896 3,148 2,116 5,317
Technology Research Laboratory 0 0 0 0 0
Seta Works 1,196 1,414 1,570 1,927 3,361
Hadano Works 0 0 0 0 0
Total 2,735 3,310 4,718 4,043 8,678

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