Konica Minolta (HK) was awarded the first recognition in “Hong Kong Green Organization” which recognized the contribution and commitment in environmental protection made by the organizations. “Hong Kong Green Organization” is led by the Environmental Campaign Committee (ECC) alongside the Environmental Protection Department and in conjunction with nine organizations, and it aims to benchmark green organizations with substantial achievement in green management, and to encourage participants to adopt environmental practices in different aspects. The presentation ceremony was held on April 19th, 2016 (Tuesday) at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Mr. Leung Kin Hung, Manager of Service Planning Department, received the certification on behalf of the corporation.
In order to incorporate the philosophy of environmental protection into company's daily operations, Konica Minolta has fully implemented international environmental management standard ISO 14001 since 2007, making us more efficient and systematic in environmental management. We have also introduced carbon audit since 2012, and to recognize the mitigation measures for areas of high emissions. Konica Minolta also establishes yearly reduction target in order to achieve continual improvement. In the earlier time, Konica Minolta successfully reduced 12.6% in FY 2014 (comparing to carbon dioxide emissions produced per full-time employee in FY2012), and obtained “Hong Kong Green Organization: Carbon Reduction Certificate”.