The History of Fujitsu's Environmental Activities

The History of Fujitsu's Environmental Activities
1935Park-style design adopted for new Kawasaki Plant at suggestion of Fujitsu's founder, Manjiro Yoshimura.
1938Kawasaki Plant completed.
1972Environmental control sections established at each plant.
1987Ozone Layer Protection Committee established.
1989Environmental Committee established.
1990Environmental management evaluation system implemented.
1991Environmental Engineering Promotion Center established.
1992Fujitsu's Commitment to the Environment formulated.
Use of CFCs and carbon tetrachloride for cleaning eliminated.
Energy Saving Committee established.
1993Product Recycling Committee established.
Waste Control Committee established.
Fujitsu Environmental Protection Program (Stage I) formulated.
Product Environmental Assessment Guidelines formulated.
Domestic Affiliated Companies' Environmental Protection Council established.
Environmental Information Service (FJ-CUG) inaugurated.
1994First issue of Eco-Plaza environmental bulletin published.
Use of 1,1,1-trichloroethane eliminated.
1st Fujitsu Group Environmental Technology Exhibition held.
Fujitsu Environmental Emblem designed.
Overseas Environmental Information Network began operations.
1995Environmental Management System Committee established.
Recycling system established and implemented.
Fujitsu Group Worldwide Environmental Protection Council established.
1996Fujitsu Environmental Protection Program (Stage II) formulated.
Environmental Engineering Center homepage placed on intranet.
Chemical Emissions Reduction Committee established.
First Environmental Report published.
1997Environmental homepage established on Fujitsu website.
All domestic manufacturing sites certified ISO14001 compliant.
1998Reforestation activities started in Thailand.
Green Product program launched.
1999Environmental accounting introduced.
Reforestation activities started in Vietnam.
2000Four development and service sites in Japan certified ISO14001 compliant.
Corporate Environmental Affairs Unit established.
Desktop PC awarded Eco-mark for first time.
2001Fujitsu Environmental Protection Program (Stage III) formulated.
Calendar using paper from sustainable forest published.
Reforestation activities started in Malaysia.
2002A world's first: Tin-zinc-aluminum lead-free solder developed.
A world's first: Biodegradable plastic parts with lower environmental load employed in notebook computers.
Fujitsu Group Environmental Policy established.
A world's first: Magnesium alloy recycled in-house applied in notebook computers.
2003Support for reforestation activities employing Rhythm Forest reforestation network game initiated.
Zero waste emission achieved by all 13 plants in Japan.
2004ISO14001 integrated certification acquired by all Fujitsu Limited sites, among largest systems in Japan.
100% Green Product ratio achieved for all newly developed products.
Fujitsu Group Environmental Protection Program (Stage IV) formulated.
2005ISO14001 certification acquired by all Group companies in Japan.
Supply of Super Green Products began.
2006ISO14001 globally integrated certification acquired, including overseas Group companies. Established global environmental management framework for the Group as a whole.
2007Fujitsu Group Environmental Protection Program (Stage V) formulated.
Green Policy Innovation project, which reduces our customers' environmental load through green ICT, started.
2008Green Policy 2020 medium-term environmental vision formulated.
2009Biodiversity Action Principles formulated.
2010Fujitsu Group Environmental Protection Program (Stage VI) formulated.
2011Environmental Management Dashboard operations began full-scale.
2012Further empowered the Environmental Committee and established the Environmental Management Committee chaired by the Company's President.
2013Formulated the Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan (Stage VII).
2016Formulated the Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan (Stage VIII).
2017Formulated Mid/Long-term Environmental Vision FUJITSU Climate and Energy Vision
The Environmental Strategy Unit and the CSR Promotion office merge to form the Responsible Business Unit.
Our greenhouse gas reduction targets certified as "Science Based Targets (SBT) (2°C standard)"
2018Declared to join "RE 100" and make all electric power used from renewable energy.
Preparation of approaches by the Fujitsu Group to the problem of plastic marine debris.
Further empowered the Environmental Management Committee and established the Environmental & CSR Management Committee.
2019Formulation of the Stage IX Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan.
Declaration of support for the proposals of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
2020Further empowered the Environmental & CSR Management Committee and established the Sustainability Management Committee.
2021Our greenhouse gas reduction targets renewed and certified as "Science Based Targets (SBT) (1.5°C standard)"
Formulation of the Stage X Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan.
2022Announced commitment to “Science Based Targets (SBT) (net zero)”
2023Formulation of the Stage XI Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan.
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