Apart from adopting environmental practices in daily life, equipping the office with “Green” elements and environmental considerations are also vital and these measures help circulate environmental messages towards the staffs. Konica Minolta has committed to create the low carbon office with implantation of various environmental practice in office operation.
Therefore, we won the first Green Office Award and Eco-Healthy Workplace Label under Green Office Awards Labelling Scheme 2017 (GOALS) organized by the World Green Organisation (WGO), in recognition of our sufficient achievements in 9 stipulated aspects of operations which implement green workplace practices and encourage eco-healthy workplace.
World Green Organisation (WGO) initiated Green Office Awards Labelling Scheme (GOALS) to raise local business awareness of the global environmental challenges. It supports offices and retailers to “Go Green” in 9 stipulated aspects of operations including energy savings, water savings, waste reduction, paper/printing reduction, green procurement, IT use and disposal, Transportation, education and awareness, green Innovation.
For the sake of improving environmental performance of daily operations, we have achieved the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System certification. Under this system, employees can establish green behavior in daily work. We also keep improving the environmental performance of our products for providing total green business solutions. In addition, our Digital Multi-functional Systems are equipped with functions with paper reduction and energy savings which aims at creating green office practices and a sustainable society.