Sustainability

Initiatives

In order to achieve our "Vision for 2030,"
we are promoting sustainability initiatives aimed at co-existing with the Earth and society.
Learn about a few specific activities and results.

Activity reports

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We are contributing to the development of a sustainable society by providing a stable supply of non-ferrous metals that are put to use in various scenes of society. The effective use of our finite natural resources further strengthens the sustainability of our business.

We are contributing to curbing global warming and other climate changes by reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and providing products with low carbon impact, such as battery materials and solar radiation shielding ink.

We are aware of the impact of our business activities on the surrounding environment; thus, we are promoting initiatives to prevent serious environmental accidents that have a significant impact on biodiversity and efforts to increase efficiency of the use of our precious water resources.

We are aware of the impact of our business activities on the surrounding environment; thus, we are promoting initiatives to prevent serious environmental accidents that have a significant impact on biodiversity and efforts to increase efficiency of the use of our precious water resources.

In addition to economic activities such as procurement and employment in the surrounding areas, we contribute to the sustainable development of the region and promote mutual understanding with local communities by supporting the development of future generations, the disabled, and the elderly.

In mine development, we place great importance on dialogue with indigenous peoples in a way that respects their background history, traditions, and culture.

Our supply chain, particularly in mineral sourcing, is committed to supplying our customers and society with safe products that are not complicit in human rights abuses.

We promote diversity initiatives in order to create an environment in which diverse human resources can work in a variety of ways to exercise their full potential, which is essential for sustainable corporate growth.

We promote diversity initiatives in order to create an environment in which diverse human resources can work in a variety of ways to exercise their full potential, which is essential for sustainable corporate growth.

In addition to traditional health and safety initiatives, we are introducing advanced technologies, such as IoT and AI, to create a healthier and safer work environment in order to prevent serious work-related accidents for our valued employees and partners.

As the first step for accountable communication, we strive to provide our stakeholders with information and communication opportunities to better understand us and increase public awareness.