In order to help people throughout the world achieve a sustainable lifestyle, Kao is committed to pursuing eco-friendly Yoki-Monozukuri* and to promoting environmental awareness throughout society.
Here, we would like to introduce Kao’s efforts to make eco a part of everyday living.
*Kao defines Yoki-Monozukuri as a strong commitment by all to satisfy consumers with products and brands of excellent value.
For everything from selecting materials to waste disposal,
Kao strives for eco-friendly Yoki-Monozukuri.
We are aiming for efficient energy usage and zero waste production in our plants.
We are reducing our CO2 emissions during delivery by downsizing packaging, as well as by using ship and rail transport.
We are developing new products while considering how we can reduce our environmental impact.
To reduce waste, we are introducing refillable and replaceable packaging.
We are working together with consumers and partners to encourage eco-sensitive lifestyles.
The 10th Kao International Environmental Painting Contest for Children (2019), including the report of the award ceremony held on December 7
Kao Received the EcoPro 2019 Executive Committee Chairman’s Award at the 2nd EcoPro Awards
Kao Receives 2019 Environment Minister’s Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity in the Implementation and Dissemination of Countermeasures Category
Kao Announces Winners of the Tenth Kao International Environment Painting Contest for Children
Kao’s RecyCreation Project Gives Back in Kitami, Hokkaido