The Toray Group’s embraces a management policy mandating that all business strategies must place priority on the global environment in an effort to help realize a sustainable, low-carbon society. The Group is endeavoring to realize this vision by addressing global environmental, resource, and energy issues.
The Group launched the Green Innovation Business Expansion Project in fiscal 2011 to further strengthen businesses that help address today’s increasingly challenging global environmental issues.
In fiscal 2015, net sales from the Green Innovation business were up 16% year-on-year at 657.1 billion yen, making steady progress toward the target of 700 billion yen in net sales by fiscal 2016. Also, Green Innovation products sold in fiscal 2015 accounted for a 79 million ton annual reduction of CO2 emissions.1
- 1 Calculated CO2 emissions reduction arising from principal Green Innovation products, based on Toray’s life cycle assessment analysis
Sales of Green Innovation Businesses (Toray Group)