Environmental Accounting

Environmental Conservation Costs
Category Main initiative Invested cost (millions of yen) Cost (millions of yen)
Costs in business area   423 783
Pollution control cost Operation and management of effluent treatment facility/Implementation of air pollution prevention measures 5 221
Global environmental conservation cost Support for energy conservation and introduction of energy-saving facilities/Operation and management of cogeneration system 416 439
Resource recycling cost Recycling promotion/Waste treatment 2 123
Up/downstream cost Outsourcing cost for recycling of containers and packaging/Waste product treatment 0 201
Management activity cost Monitoring of environmental load/Compliance and operation of ISO 14001 33 44
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 0 24
Total   456 1,044
Effects on Environmental Conservation
Category Main initiative FY2017 FY2018 Volume reduced Reduction rate (%)
Effects on environmental conservation that correspond to costs in business area (resources) Total energy input (1,000 GJ) 1,258 1,142 116 9.2
Power consumption (10,000 kWh) 6,856 6,718 138 2.0
Usage of city gas (1,000 m3) 7,941 7,462 479 6.0
Usage of Bunker A (kL) 1,133 1,194 -61 -5.4
Usage of LPG (m3) 778 696 82 10.5
Usage of gasoline (kL) 2,692 2,491 201 7.5
Usage of light oil (kL) 0 0
Usage of water (1,000 m3) 769 707 62 8.1
Usage of groundwater 514 461 53 10.3
Usage of tap water (domestic water) 237 224 13 5.5
Usage of industrial water 13 19 -6 -46.2
Usage of greywater (rainwater) 5 3 2 40.0
Transaction volume of specific chemical substances* (tons) 369 212 157 42.5
Effects on environmental conservation that correspond to costs in business area (emissions) Volume of CO2 emissions (tons) 61,603 58,723 2,880 4.7
Emissions from production and office work activities 53,804 48,456 5,348 9.9
Emissions from sales and logistics activities 12,745 10,266 2,475 19.5
Total waste volume (tons) 5,428 4,564 864 15.9
Final landfill disposal volume (tons) 12 11 1 8.3
Total wastewater discharge (1,000 m3) 512 454 58 11.3
  • * 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 1.4
Reduced cost Reduced cost from energy saving 12.3
Reduced cost from reduction of product containers 0.0
Total   13.7
Items Amount (millions of yen)
Total amount invested during the relevant period 5,259
Revenue 20,801