Eco Action 21In mid-December of 2007, Hinode headquarters obtained Eco-Action 21 (an environmental management system) certification from the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies. We continue to develop measures for compliance to environmental laws and regulations, conservation of energy and resources, and total elimination of restricted environmental substances.
HINODE Precision Co., Ltd. has obtained the international environmental management system certification of ISO14001:2004.
Protection of the global environment is positioned as one of the most important management issues and an environmental management system is being constructed. >>ISO14001:2004（PDF）
A philosophy of gratitude and coexistence is held with the utmost importance from a perspective of global prosperity and the happiness of the human race.
Activities are continually advanced to contribute to harmony with the global environment.
HINODE gives the utmost consideration to achieving a harmony of production activities and global environment protection activities as a manufacturing company of plastic lenses (including manufacturing of molds needed to produce lenses).
In order to implement our environmental policies, HINODE has established an Environmental Management Committee and an Environmental Action Committee. These committees set environmental objectives and take actions to reach those objectives.
1. Maintaining compliance
2. Reduction of waste products
3. Advancement of energy conservation
4. Management of chemical substances
5. Implementation of education and training