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Data on Environmental Impacts by Production Site except Japan

  • CO2 emissions indicate total amount scope1 and scope 2.
  • COD load reflects subtraction at the swage treatment plant based on the subtraction ratio.
  • VOC emissions indicate the reported values from each site based on the local laws and regulations.

Data on Environmental Impacts by Production Site except Japan

Kao Corporation Shanghai (Shanghai, China)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
11,800 12,190 12,694 766 984
Water Consumption
(m3)
51,500 53,988 48,892 47,307 50,846
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,001 1,088 1,157 2,046 2,832
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
11 11 11 11 13
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
1 1 1> 1> 1>
COD loads
(tons)
1 1 1> 1> 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1 1

Shanghai Kanebo Cosmetics Co., Ltd. (Shanghai, China)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
300 - - - -
Water Consumption
(m3)
2,400 - - - -
Waste discharged
(tons)
22 - - - -
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
12 - - - -
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
1> - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
1> - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Kao (Hefei) Co., Ltd. (Hefei, China)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
4,365 4,615 3,851 1 1
Water Consumption
(m3)
13,700 11,310 13,002 11,468 8,822
Waste discharged
(tons)
472 531 358 238 272
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
8 8 7 4 0
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Kao Chemical Corporation Shanghai (Shanghai, China)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
9,800 10,457 9,658 2,352 -
Water Consumption
(m3)
87,800 90,862 77,812 76,738 -
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,454 1,014 533 1,009 308
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
0 0 1 1 1
SOx emissions
(tons)
1 1 1 1 -
NOx emissions
(tons)
5 1 1 2 -
COD loads
(tons)
1 1 1 1 -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 4 -

Kao (Shanghai) Chemical Industries Co., Ltd. (Shanghai, China)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
10,400 11,038 12,161 15,852 14,496
Water Consumption
(m3)
68,600 69,261 84,173 91,042 148,851
Waste discharged
(tons)
247 349 364 441 1,108
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
49 75 34 1 1
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - 1>
COD loads
(tons)
2 2 3 2 4
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1> 1>

Huludao Jinxing Casting Materials Co., Ltd. (Huludao, China)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
1,800 1,740 1,759 965 1,009
Water Consumption
(m3)
12,700 12,894 14,171 7,926 9,155
Waste discharged
(tons)
21 7 27 10 21
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
21 7 27 10 0
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
1 1 1 1> 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - 1>

Kao (Taiwan) Corporation (Hsinchu, Taiwan)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
19,700 20,131 20,820 20,768 20,305
Water Consumption
(m3)
197,500 191,939 167,261 177,624 180,108
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,003 1,313 1,219 1,381 1,024
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
143 382 152 124 103
SOx emissions
(tons)
4 2 1 1 2
NOx emissions
(tons)
4 4 3 3 4
COD loads
(tons)
2 5 1 1 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 14 14

Kao Vietnam Co., Ltd. (Bien Hoa, Vietnam)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
1,200 1,632 2,037 1,451 1,569
Water Consumption
(m3)
36,600 32,628 40,324 43,477 37,637
Waste discharged
(tons)
125 181 321 240 211
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
19 21 28 25 22
SOx emissions
(tons)
9 11 14 11 10
NOx emissions
(tons)
7 9 11 9 8
COD loads
(tons)
1> 1> 1 3 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Pilipinas Kao, Incorporated (Cagayan de Oro, Philippines)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
152,704 150,117 159,796 161,336 142,563
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,233,400 1,230,191 1,291,921 1,227,865 1,117,437
Waste discharged
(tons)
3,360 2,096 2,595 2,022 1,245
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
362 222 412 399 245
SOx emissions
(tons)
22 21 22 21 18
NOx emissions
(tons)
134 124 111 92 70
COD loads
(tons)
13 20 20 23 16
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Kao Industrial (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (Chonburi, Thailand)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
36,500 35,989 34,389 34,931 33,685
Water Consumption
(m3)
601,500 611,092 547,962 629,473 614,580
Waste discharged
(tons)
5,151 5,495 5,405 5,502 5,744
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
190 90 21 1> 1>
SOx emissions
(tons)
18 110 70 7.544 5
NOx emissions
(tons)
12 17 16 13 19
COD loads
(tons)
20 17 14 13 15
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1> 1>

Fatty Chemical (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. and three other firms (Penang, Malaysia)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
162,000 165,834 160,759 152,067 163,841
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,134,500 1,108,228 1,108,420 1,004,130 1,079,077
Waste discharged
(tons)
7,467 7,468 8,188 6,554 6,901
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
2,657 2,448 2,779 3,940 3,842
SOx emissions
(tons)
1 1 1 1 1
NOx emissions
(tons)
33 53 40 46 52
COD loads
(tons)
25 30 31 23 26
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

PT Kao Indonesia Chikarang Plant (Cikarang, Indonesia)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
27,000 25,373 25,879 26,051 26,433
Water Consumption
(m3)
219,100 160,506 165,431 157,205 173,238
Waste discharged
(tons)
5,162 4,185 3,752 3,438 3,110
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
2,346 1,869 1,485 1,459 570
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
10 10 10 10 8
COD loads
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

PT Kao Indonesia Karawang Plant (Karawang, Indonesia)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
22,000 24,402 27,397 31,489 35,132
Water Consumption
(m3)
70,300 66,469 73,229 69,407 63,262
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,633 2,180 2,684 2,723 2,968
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
136 180 370 310 424
SOx emissions
(tons)
1 1 1 1 1
NOx emissions
(tons)
2 2 2 2 2
COD loads
(tons)
0 0 1 1> 2
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

PT. Kao Indonesia Chemicals (Karawang, Indonesia)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
26,800 24,536 23,781 27,898 28,427
Water Consumption
(m3)
494,600 438,162 454,387 482,649 491,302
Waste discharged
(tons)
2,223 2,282 2,240 2,460 2,963
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
416 473 648 849 8
SOx emissions
(tons)
1 1 1 1> 1
NOx emissions
(tons)
1> 3 1 1> 2
COD loads
(tons)
55 70 74 54 13
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - 3

Kao USA Inc. (Cincinnati, U.S.A.)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
11,500 11,868 5,891 6,250 59,182
Water Consumption
(m3)
182,000 209,231 223,738 223,742 197,309
Waste discharged
(tons)
3,874 2,511 2,875 2,654 2,889
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
1,168 778 1,157 955 1,047
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
1 2 2 2 2
COD loads
(tons)
33 27 13 9 12
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1> 1>

Kao Specialties Americas, LLC (High Point, U.S.A.)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
14,500 15,609 15,043 14,496 15,247
Water Consumption
(m3)
257,600 267,966 257,203 214,867 236,459
Waste discharged
(tons)
900 840 857 738 785
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
690 691 623 519 460
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
11 12 11 11 11
COD loads
(tons)
41 40 36 31 27
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 14 14

Kao Collins Inc. Edison Plant (Cincinnati, U.S.A.)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
700 781 711 608 637
Water Consumption
(m3)
3,400 2,707 2,204 2,105 1,896
Waste discharged
(tons)
167 202 204 196 223
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
113 147 148 143 167
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Kao Collins Inc. Rossash Plant (Cincinnati, U.S.A.)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
100 104 99 90 96
Water Consumption
(m3)
400 329 293 342 316
Waste discharged
(tons)
6 5 5 5 5
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
6 5 5 5 5
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Quimi-Kao S.A. de C.V. (Guadalajara, Mexico)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
28,800 31,779 29,259 28,936 30,065
Water Consumption
(m3)
199,800 205,854 189,500 201,180 216,525
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,244 1,686 2,936 2,145 1,857
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
492 255 600 486 136
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
18 21 20 20 21
COD loads
(tons)
5 7 6 2 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 14 18

Kao Manufacturing Germany GmbH (Darmstadt, Germany)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
1,100 1,007 1,050 1,289 1,500
Water Consumption
(m3)
45,400 47,189 49,904 49,230 54,192
Waste discharged
(tons)
806 711 762 794 988
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
1 1> 1> 1 1>
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
1 1 1 1 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1> 1>

Kao Chemicals GmbH (Emmerich, Germany)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
6,300 5,864 5,444 6,534 6,539
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,139,900 1,298,709 1,016,259 1,094,756 993,875
Waste discharged
(tons)
4,006 3,948 3,827 4,173 4,252
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
7 4 6 3 431
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
1 - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
58 60 57 60 66
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Molton Brown Limited (Bishop Stortford, U.K.)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
240 270 311 231 266
Water Consumption
(m3)
7,200 8,790 7,849 4,502 6,655
Waste discharged
(tons)
2,011 2,369 2,598 1,578 1,996
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
70 70 68 36 57
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Kao Corporation S.A. Mollet Plant (Barcelona, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
15,400 15,480 12,173 13,776 13,185
Water Consumption
(m3)
166,300 136,714 133,298 157,320 156,381
Waste discharged
(tons)
3,326 3,528 4,031 4,467 3,909
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
242 306 642 311 240
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
14 14 13 15 14
COD loads
(tons)
2 4 3 5 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 7 1

Kao Corporation S.A. Olesa Plant (Barcelona, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
26,300 26,362 26,912 28,206 27,508
Water Consumption
(m3)
146,200 148,839 144,943 146,669 148,213
Waste discharged
(tons)
4,524 3,816 3,798 3,747 3,562
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
2,056 1,562 1,485 1,529 1,311
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
29 29 29 30 29
COD loads
(tons)
2 1 1 2 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 10 6

Kao Corporation S.A. Santiga Plant (Barcelona, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
3,700 3,755 16 18 21
Water Consumption
(m3)
11,200 7,240 9,135 7,124 8,182
Waste discharged
(tons)
407 327 355 339 276
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
158 114 169 178 276
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
0 1> 1> 0 1>
COD loads
(tons)
- 1> 1> 1> 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Chimigraph Rubi-1 Plant (Barcelona, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
200 380 23 98 76
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,600 1,196 1,375 789 976
Waste discharged
(tons)
279 336 320 303 280
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
85 88 86 56 57
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 53 25

Chimigraph Rubi-5 Plant (Barcelona, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
300 394 23 21 14
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,700 2,148 2,343 2,033 1,946
Waste discharged
(tons)
86 143 161 136 121
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
51 16 88 26 17
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 2 3

Chimigraph Mollet Plant (Barcelona, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
100 90 0 0 0
Water Consumption
(m3)
200 299 271 316 387
Waste discharged
(tons)
35 126 113 130 140
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
7 2 3 1 2
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 7 1

Chimigraph Madrid Plant (Madrid, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
10 13 0 0 0
Water Consumption
(m3)
40 76 68 60 57
Waste discharged
(tons)
- 12 23 45 39.065
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
- 0 3 4 1>
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - - -

Chimigraph Valencia Plant (Valencia, Spain)

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
20 37 0 0 0
Water Consumption
(m3)
200 216 170 190 238
Waste discharged
(tons)
14 56 62 60 57.339
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
14 1 1 1 0
SOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
NOx emissions
(tons)
- - - - -
COD loads
(tons)
- - - - -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 3 2
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