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Data on Environmental Impacts by Production Site in 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 total amount of the 100 substances(VOC) exemplified by the Ministry of the Environment.

Data on Environmental Impacts by Production Site in Japan

Sakata Plant

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
25,300 23,000 24,000 20,500 8,900
Water Consumption
(m3)
177,400 162,200 143,300 162,300 142,600
Waste discharged
(tons)
6,090 5,428 5,290 4,855 4,219
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
3 2 4 5 11
SOx emissions
(tons)
1 1 1> 1 1
NOx emissions
(tons)
5 3 4 4 3
COD loads
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.7 0.9
Dioxins emissions (2021) (Unit: mg-TEQ)
Cabinet order number Name of substance Air Public water
243 Dioxins 0 0

Tochigi Plant

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
61,000 57,600 34,300 21,000 13,100
Water Consumption
(m3)
395,100 391,200 380,100 355,700 318,900
Waste discharged
(tons)
11,005 10,455 10,041 8,501 9,060
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
3 3 8 3 5
SOx emissions
(tons)
2 1 2 2 1
NOx emissions
(tons)
4 5 4 4 4
COD loads
(tons)
1> 1 1 1 1
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1.5 1.2
Dioxins emissions (2021) (Unit: mg-TEQ)
Cabinet order number Name of substance Air Public water
243 Dioxins 0 0

Kashima Plant

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
60,200 60,700 56,100 52,900 52,400
Water Consumption
(m3)
632,600 662,600 615,700 574,000 606,700
Waste discharged
(tons)
3,376 2,630 2,269 2,134 2,426
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
4 14 11 9 10
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
28 26 26 26 23
COD loads
(tons)
2 2 2 1 2
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.8 0.9
Dioxins emissions
There are no facilities subject to the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins.

Sumida Office

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
9,600 10,000 8,800 8,100 3,000
Water Consumption
(m3)
122,900 130,000 116,800 81,000 76,000
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,459 1,592 1,412 1,022 1,041
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
2 1 1 1> 1>
COD loads
(tons)
1 1 1> 1> 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.1 0.0
Dioxins emissions
There are no facilities subject to the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins.

Kawasaki Plant

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
36,100 31,500 27,900 27,500 25,800
Water Consumption
(m3)
613,600 633,100 672,100 694,100 743,400
Waste discharged
(tons)
3,051 4,343 3,575 4,420 3,906
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
2 2 2 3 3
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
6 6 6 7 7
COD loads
(tons)
1 1 1 2 2
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.3 0.2
Dioxins emissions (2021) (Unit: mg-TEQ)
Cabinet order number Name of substance Air Public water
243 Dioxins 0.3 0

Odawara Office

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
8,600 6,900 5,800 3,700 2,500
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,115,000 1,140,000 1,127,600 1,217,800 1,361,400
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,317 1,527 1,661 1,408 1,734
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
1 1 4 1 1
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
2 2 2 2 2
COD loads
(tons)
1> 1> 1 1 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.1> 0.1>
Dioxins emissions
There are no facilities subject to the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins.

Toyohashi Plant

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
9,500 11,100 8,500 4,800 4,500
Water Consumption
(m3)
127,900 150,900 153,500 167,200 172,800
Waste discharged
(tons)
2,720 2,624 3,653 3,961 4,183
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
0 0 1 1> 1>
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
2 1 2 2 1
COD loads
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.5 0.4
Dioxins emissions
There are no facilities subject to the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins.

Wakayama Plant

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
161,400 153,600 148,800 136,500 132,100
Water Consumption
(m3)
6,076,800 6,569,800 6,664,600 5,959,100 6,023,600
Waste discharged
(tons)
9,629 8,630 9,052 7,568 7,650
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
28 29 29 27 22
SOx emissions
(tons)
15 17 12 7 8
NOx emissions
(tons)
177 161 181 140 159
COD loads
(tons)
30 30 34 36 37
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 1.6 1.3
Dioxins emissions (2021) (Unit: mg-TEQ)
Cabinet order number Name of substance Air Public water
243 Dioxins 3.4 0

Kao Sanitary Products Ehime Co., Ltd.

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
29,300 23,900 2,500 2,500 2,700
Water Consumption
(m3)
157,600 111,900 100,200 83,600 101,100
Waste discharged
(tons)
6,691 7,014 6,182 5,537 5,346
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
0 0 0 0 0
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
2 2 1 1 3
COD loads
(tons)
- - - 1 -
VOC emissions
(tons)
- - - 0.7 1.6
Dioxins emissions
There are no facilities subject to the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins.

Kao Paper Manufacturing Fuji Co., Ltd.

Classification 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
CO2 emissions
(tons)
10,500 9,400 8,500 7,600 8,100
Water Consumption
(m3)
1,128,400 1,080,000 1,245,500 1,388,700 1,454,900
Waste discharged
(tons)
1,116 912 1,129 1,453 1,529
Final disposal amount of waste
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
SOx emissions
(tons)
1> 1> 1> 1> 1>
NOx emissions
(tons)
12 7 3 4 6
COD loads
(tons)
6 7 11 12 10
Dioxins emissions, VOC emissions
There are no facilities subject to the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins.
This factory does not use the 100 substances(VOC) exemplified by the Ministry of the Environment.
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