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Environmental Policy

As part of our environmental policy, we are promoting "environmentally-conscious business activities".

Furthermore, we are stepping up our efforts in Green Logistics (*1) and teaming up with partner companies to ensure we play our part in the fight against global warming.

(*1) Green Logistics: refers to environmentally conscious logistics initiatives which contribute to the prevention of global warming. It is one part of our smart logistics service, a business concept of the Hitachi Transport System Group. The main environmental measures being promoted are outlined below.

(1)Promoting collaborative logistics
(2)Expanding Modal Shift in transportation
(3)Making the shift to eco-friendly vehicles and eco-friendly driving
(4)Building environmentally-friendly distribution centers
(5)Promotion of resource recycling

1. Reduce environmental load generated at all our places of business

・Reduce consumption of electricity, gasoline and LP gas and recycle waste, etc.

2. Provide logistics/services with less environmental load

・Contribute to customers through CO2 emission reduction and resource recycling.

3. Improve Eco-Mind level and enhance Eco-Management system

・Increase global environmental awareness. Observe environmental laws/ordinances and company regulations.

4. Promote symbiosis with nature and environmental communications

・Preserve biodiversity and ecosystem. Maintain environmental collaboration with customers and local communities.

Action Plan and Objectives (Applicable to Japan)

We conduct various activities and improvement measures along the implementation plans, objectives and target figures established upon the environmental policy.

Action Plan and Objectives (Applicable to Japan)

Note 1: The figures are on a consolidated Hitachi Transport System Group basis
Note 2: Recycling Rate = (Reuse Amount + Recycling Amount + Heat Recovery Amount) / Total Emissions
Note 3: Green Purchasing Rate: the ratio of office supplies purchased at the e-sourcing MALL (an electronic purchasing system) that are environmentally-friendly products .
Note 4: Eco-friendly vehicles: natural gas, hybrid, electric, and LPG vehicles, as well as vehicles being certified as "highly fuel efficient" by the government (those meeting a specified standard), low emissions vehicles, biofuel vehicles and fuel cell vehicles.
* Overseas action plans and targets are set in line with the domestic ones, and are carried out as much as possible while complying with the respective laws and regulations of each country.
Note 5: In May 2016, the company became an an affiliated company accounted for by the equity-method of Hitachi, Ltd.

FY2015 Environmental Activities Report

* Scope: Hitachi Transport System and its consolidated domestic group companies (21 firms)

Environmental Activities Report

Note 1: The figures are on a consolidated Hitachi Transport System Group basis
Note 2: Recycling Rate = (Reuse Amount + Recycling Amount + Heat Recovery Amount) / Total Emissions
Note 3: Green Purchasing Rate: the ratio of office supplies purchased at the e-sourcing MALL (an electronic purchasing system) that are environmentally-friendly products .
Note 4: Eco-friendly vehicles: natural gas, hybrid, electric, and LPG vehicles, as well as vehicles being certified as "highly fuel efficient" by the government (those meeting a specified standard), low emissions vehicles, and biofuel vehicles.

Environmental Activities Report