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Environment

Environment Materiality (Material Issues) for the HTS Group

  1. Reduction of carbon emissions (decarbonization)
  2. Prevention of environmental pollution
  3. Usage of renewable energy

Environmental Policy

The HTS Group is promoting "business activities with less environmental load" based on the following four policies.
As for measures against global warming, we are working to enhance Green Logistics* including collaborative logistics and modal shift together with our partner companies.

  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

* 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. 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.

Medium-to-Long-term Environmental Targets (CO2 Emission Reduction Targets)

The HTS Group is fully aware of the importance of achieving the SDGs, the universal goals for the international community toward 2030. We developed the medium-to-long-term environmental targets 2030/2050 for the Group in reference to the global CO reduction targets set by the Paris Agreement and the TCFD Guidance, etc. issued by the Japanese government with the aim of contributing to the realization of sustainable society required of global companies.

Medium-to-long-term environmental targets

Please refer to "Hitachi Transport System, Ltd. Integrated Report 2020" for details of the medium-to-long-term environmental targets.

Action Plan and Targets

FY2020 action plan and targets (domestic)

Plan and targets: Promotion of companywide environmental load reduction activities interlocking with VC21(improvement activities)*

*VC 21 Activities (Value Change & Creation 2021): Daily improvement activities to implement the HB Way. The aim of "the Company continues to grow" and "employees find their work rewarding".

Environment Actvities Plan

  1. The figures are on a consolidated Hitachi Transport System Group basis
  2. Recycling Rate = (Reuse Amount + Recycling Amount + Heat Recovery Amount)/Total Emissions
  3. Green Purchasing Rate: the ratio of office supplies purchased at the e-sourcing MALL (an electronic purchasing system) that are environmentally-friendly products.
  4. Categories of new eco-friendly vehicles: Compressed natural gas vehicles, hybrid vehicles, electric vehicles, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) vehicles (including bi-fuel vehicles), vehicles recognized as "Fuel-efficient Vehicles (2015 fuel efficiency standards)", "Low-emission Vehicles (2005 regulations)", and "Post New Long-term Regulation Vehicles (2016 regulations)" by the national government, fuel cell vehicles, and biofuel vehicles.

*Overseas action plan and objectives shall be activities that can be handled based on domestic activities and must be in compliance with laws and regulations of individual countries.

Environmental Activities Report

FY2019 environmental activities report

Scope: Hitachi Transport System and its consolidated domestic group companies (21 firms)
(including results for a company transferred to the equity method affiliate during FY2019. )

Environmental Activities Report

  1. The figures are on a consolidated Hitachi Transport System Group basis
  2. Awards from groups outside the company.
    1. Received "2019 Excellent Business Entities Working on Modal Shift" (new market category) (Hosted by Japan Association for Logistics and Transport) Subject name: Medium-to-Long Distance Modal Shift to Railway Transport for Medicine from Toyama Area to Other Areas in Japan
    2. Co-awarded "METI Minister's Awards" at the Green Logistics Partnership Conference (Hosted by the Ministry of Land, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan Association for Logistics and Transport, Japan Institute of Logistics Systems)
      Subject: Reducing the environmental impact of in-store promotional materials through joint delivery by three companies.
    3. Received both "Logistics Award" and "Electric Equipment Packaging Award" at the Japan Packaging Contest 2019(Hosted by Japan Packaging Institute)
      Subject name: Improved Packaging for Automatic Medical Analyzer Devices - "Logistics Award"
      Variable Size All-Cardboard Cushioning Materials for Notebook PC's - "Electric Equipment Packaging Award"
  3. Recycling Rate = (Reuse Amount + Recycling Amount + Heat Recovery Amount)/ Total Emissions
  4. per-unit water consumption (water usage per total floor space)
  5. Green Purchasing Rate: the ratio of office supplies purchased at the e-sourcing MALL (an electronic purchasing system) that are environmentally-friendly products
  6. New eco-car categories: Compressed natural gas vehicles, hybrid vehicles, electric vehicles, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) vehicles (including dual fuel use), "Fuel-efficient vehicles (2015 fuel efficiency standards)" and "Low-emission vehicles (2005 regulations)" recognized as such by the national government, "Post new long-term regulation vehicles (2016 regulations)", fuel cell vehicles, and biofuel vehicles

Calculation of CO Emissions throughout the Supply Chain

CO emissions throughout the supply chain (FY2019)

Environmental Supply Chain Emission Calculation,Scope1,Scope2,Scope3

CO2 emissions rate by category

Environmental Supply Chain Emission Calculation,Scope3,CO2 emissions rate by category

CO2 emissions throughout the supply chain

trend of CO2 emissions throughout the supply chain,Scope3

Back Number of Environmental Activities Report

Environmental Data

CO2The following is the data including CO2 emissions and total energy input and so on.

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