Recognizing environmental issues as important management issues, the Yamaha Group is earnest in its efforts to make ongoing contributions to the realization of a better global environment based on the Yamaha Group Environmental Policy.
The Yamaha Group is engaged in initiatives through its business activities, products, and services to respond to shared global issues pertaining to matters such as climate change, biodiversity, and the promotion of recycling. At the same time, the Group is engaged in environmental preservation activities including the reduction of emissions of chemical substances, the prevention of leaks of hazardous substances (to address water-related risks to prevent contamination of surface water, underground water, and soil), the appropriate use of timber, forest preservation for the purpose of protecting biodiversity, and other activities that contribute to preserving the environment.
Furthermore, such environmental issues are being addressed through their incorporation in the medium-term management plan and the action plan of relevant business divisions. The Yamaha Group Environmental Policy is approved by the managing executive officer responsible for environmental issues of Yamaha Corporation.