Environmental Management Systems
About our commitment to the environment and ISO 14001 certification.
Kyocera Communications, Inc. Environmental Policy Statement is:
Kyocera Communications, Inc. promotes an environmentally-friendly
culture with employees and on-site contractors.
We are committed to the prevention of pollution, protection
of natural resources, waste reduction and compliance with
applicable environmental legislation and regulations, and utilizing
our technology to develop earth-friendly products.
We strive for continual improvement of our business processes,
products and activities. Environmental objectives are established
and monitored using targets that measure our progress toward
minimizing potential significant environmental impacts.
ISO 14001 & EMS - What is it?
ISO 14001 is an international standard that establishes
requirements for an Environmental Management System (EMS).
As an ISO 14001 certified company, Kyocera Communications, Inc. is
committed to the protection of the environment and conservation
of natural resources in our production processes, products,
services, and activities. It is our intention to be recognized
by our customers, employees and our community as a responsible
corporate citizen. Kyocera Communications, Inc. is committed to continual
improvement in environmental management and pollution prevention
in all of our business activities and in the products and
services we provide.
EMS Implementation Team
The environmental impacts and aspects of Kyocera Communications, Inc. operations are evaluated regularly. From this evaluation, goals and targets are established to reduce the severity of significant environmental impacts. The EMS Implementation Team is chartered with addressing these goals and targets through continuous improvement projects that focus in the following areas:
- Recycling (controlling and reducing hazardous and non-hazardous waste)
- Chemical Control (monitoring acquisition and use of chemicals)
- Green Manufacturing (controlling environmental impact of manufacturing)
- Utilities (monitoring/reducing electric, water, gas and fuel use)
Kyocera Communications, Inc. believes the following to be essential to
an effective Environmental Management System:
- Kyocera Communications, Inc. will design and manufacture products for
minimal environmental impact over the life of the product.
- Kyocera Communications, Inc. is committed to the Prevention of Pollution.
Specifically, KCI recognizes that the most effective means to
reduce pollution is to avoid the generation of waste products.
To further that goal Kyocera Communications, Inc. will, where feasible,
reduce the consumption of raw materials; re-use materials where
no adverse effects are anticipated; and recycle materials to
the extent economically practical.
- Kyocera Communications, Inc. is committed to the identification, evaluation
and compliance with the environmental regulations, legislation
and other requirements to which the company subscribes. The
compliance with these environmental requirements is a component
of the company's overall business operations, and the company
will maintain open and on-going communications with employees,
regulatory agencies and other interested parties.
- Responsibility for environmental performance is everyone's
Contact us to obtain more information about our ISO 14001 program.
Click here to download the Kyocera Communications, Inc. ISO 14001 certificate.