Nippon Kodo’s Attitude toward the Environment
FEEL THE EARTH
We have long provided spirituality and healing through fragrance by taking advantage of the boon nature has provided us with. Spirituality connects the past to the present, the memories of parent to child, and healing brings grace and satisfaction, more simply put, true comfort to daily living. Feeling the abundance of blessings provided to us by the earth, we proclaim the following position in our environmental business activities, connecting present to future with our “Feel the Earth” theme.
Nippon Kodo Feel the Earth Proclamation
We shall minimize as much as possible any possible negative effects that might be made to the global environment as results of the procurement of raw materials and resources, production, sales and all other business activities, and shall continue to contribute to society in manner that allows future generations to live in peace and comfort in a sustainable society.
We shall contribute to the creation of a truly rich lifestyle by developing and providing products which allow one to truly experience the blessings of the earth.
- Setting and implementation of environmental goals
We independently set and implement CO2 emission reduction goals.
- Reduction of environmental burden caused by materials procurement and production activities
We actively work to reduce the environmental burden caused by materials procurement and production (including outsourced production) activities.
- Development of environmentally friendly products
We use materials and recycled materials including cultivated products which are environmentally friendly and are working to reduce the amount of packaging used in products.
- Everyday work activities of all employees
Our employees maintain a constant awareness of the issues and always carry out activities in the manner which best minimizes the negative effects on the environment.
- Promotion of environmental preservation activities
We actively independently carry out environmental preservation activities, centering around tree planting.
- Release of information
We make all possible effort to publicize any activities affecting the environment and to ensure that actual practice always remains in line with policy.