Stop use of CFCs in FY2018.
Stop use of HCFCs and mercury (fluorescent lamp use) in FY2020.
Appropriate management and reduction of hazardous substances is one of the social challenges that the company needs to address.
In fiscal 2017, OMRON set environment-related social issues to address, together with the company's identified sustainability issues and long-term goals.
OMRON is now working to stop use of CFCs at all production sites worldwide in fiscal 2018, and HCFCs and mercury (fluorescent lamp use) in fiscal 2020.
- Equipment using CFC: Down 39%
- Equipment using HCFC: Down 25%
- Mercury (fluorescent lamp use): Down 26%