Environmental Initiatives

Dispensing Pharmacy Business

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Change to LED lighting
Promote use of LED lighting in stores

Electricity consumption has been reduced by switching to LED lighting for signboard and controlling it with timer

Reduction of electricity consumption
Reduced electricity consumption by installing sensor lights in restrooms so they turn off when not in use

Reduced load on air conditioning equipment by installing heat blocking film on windows

Used natural ventilation

Reduction of water consumption
Installed water conserving toilets that use less water
Reduction of CO2 emissions
Opted for wooden buildings that use less energy in the manufacturing process and produce less CO2 during construction
Reduction of environmental impact
Adopted wood flooring compliant with Act on Promoting Green Procurement
Reduction of copy paper consumption
Digital storage of PDFs, employee card authentication for printing, double-sided printing, and N-up printing (compositing data from multiple pages into a single-page layout)
Systematization of approval work
Paperless operations with an internal work flow system for requests for decision, expense settlement, and other procedures
Adoption of hybrid vehicles
Use of hybrid vehicles for company cars
Collection of needles
Collection of needles from syringes used for insulin and other medicines and proper disposal as medical waste
Promotion of reusable shopping bags
Promoted use of reusable shopping bags at stores for the future of the planet

Worked on environmental conservation by changing to plastic bags made from biomass materials

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Sales Business

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Change to LED lighting
Reduce electricity consumption by switching to LED lighting at Choseido Pharmaceutical

Tokushima Research Institute, Choseido Pharmaceutical Headquarters Plant, Choseido Pharmaceutical Headquarters No. 2 Plant, Choseido Pharmaceutical Kawauchi Plant. 


Reduction of water and electricity consumption
Decreased chiller load with mist spray cooling using plant wastewater and reduced power consumption at Nihon Generic Tsukuba Plant, Tsukuba No. 2 Plant, Choseido Pharmaceutical Headquarters No. 2 Plant.
Reduction of water consumption and liquefied
Introduced simultaneous cold and heat pump system. Decreased chiller load with mist spray cooling using plant wastewater and reduced liquefied petroleum gas at Choseido Pharmaceutical Headquarters No. 2 Plant.
Reduced power consumption
Adoption of ultra-high-rate transformer capable of reducing loss by about 35% for top runner transformers at Nihon Generic Tsukuba No. 2 Plant.

Decreased air conditioning load by adopting low air flowtype draft chamber at Nihon Generic Tsukuba No. 2 Plant

Installation of solar panels to reduce the amount of electricity received by using the power generated at Choseido Pharmaceutical Headquarters No. 2 Plant.

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