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.
Kao Receives Highest Award, the Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau Director-General's Award, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, at the 16th LCA Japan Forum Awards in FY2019
Kao Wins a Place in the Carbon Clean 200 for the Second Year in a Row
Kao Makes the World's Most Ethical Companies® List for 14 Straight Years
Kao Recognized as Supplier Engagement Leader by CDP for the Third Consecutive Year
Kao Receives the Highest Evaluation from CDP for Climate Change and Water Security