Environmental Accounting

Environmental Conservation Costs
Category Main initiative Invested cost (millions of yen) Cost (millions of yen)
Costs in business area   310 795
Pollution control cost Operation and management of effluent treatment facility/Implementation of air pollution prevention measures 16 190
Global environmental conservation cost Support for energy conservation and introduction of energy-saving facilities/Operation and management of cogeneration system 294 492
Resource recycling cost Recycling promotion/Waste treatment 0 113
Up/downstream cost Outsourcing cost for recycling of containers and packaging/Waste product treatment 0 193
Management activity cost Monitoring of environmental load/Compliance and operation of ISO 14001 6 33
Research and development cost Research and development for environmentally friendly products/Purchasing of raw materials for research 0 0
Social activity cost Cost of industry group activities and donations 0 0
Environmental damage solution cost Implementation of soil and groundwater pollution measures 4 18
Total   320 1,039
Effects on Environmental Conservation
Category Main initiative FY2018 FY2019 Volume reduced Reduction rate (%)
Effects on environmental conservation that correspond to costs in business area (resources) Total energy input (1,000 GJ) 1,142 1,100 42 3.7
Power consumption (10,000 kWh) 6,718 6,600 118 1.8
Usage of city gas (1,000 m3) 7,462 7,596 -134 -1.8
Usage of Bunker A (kL) 1,194 1,360 -166 -13.9
Usage of LPG (m3) 696 653 43 6.2
Usage of gasoline (kL) 2,491 1,747 744 29.9
Usage of light oil (kL) 0 0
Usage of water (1,000 m3) 707 777 -70 -9.9
Usage of groundwater 461 521 -60 -13.0
Usage of tap water (domestic water) 224 231 -7 -3.1
Usage of industrial water 19 22 -3 -15.8
Usage of greywater (rainwater) 3 3 0 0.0
Transaction volume of specific chemical substances* (tons) 212 132 80 37.7
Effects on environmental conservation that correspond to costs in business area (emissions) Volume of CO2 emissions (tons) 58,722 56,440 2,282 3.9
Emissions from production and office work activities 48,456 52,394 -3,938 -8.1
Emissions from sales and logistics activities 10,266 4,046 6,220 60.6
Total waste volume (tons) 4,546 4,425 -139 -3.0
Final landfill disposal volume (tons) 11 13 -2 -18.2
Total wastewater discharge (1,000 m3) 454 529 -75 -16.5
  • * Based on the Act on Confirmation, etc. of Release Amounts of Specific Chemical Substances in the Environment and Promotion of Improvements to the Management Thereof
Investment Benefits Associated with Environmental Costs
Details of effects Amount (millions of yen)
Revenue Economic income from recycling 1.8
Reduced cost Reduced cost from energy saving 46.4
Reduced cost from reduction of product containers 0.0
Total   48.2
Items Amount (millions of yen)
Total amount invested during the relevant period 9,469
Revenue 22,876