Canon's Strategy

Canon is pursuing maximization of resource productivity throughout the entire product lifecycle with the aim of realizing a society that achieves a beneficial balance between lifestyle enrichment and the environment.

Canon’s Initiatives

We are tackling environmental issues such as climate change, resource depletion, pollution, and biodiversity loss on a global scale. To help leave a prosperous planet for future generations, Canon is taking various Group-wide initiatives.

Contributing to a Low-Carbon Society

Contributing to a Low-Carbon Society

Canon is contributing to a low-carbon society by working to reduce CO2 emission at all stages of the product lifecycle, including energy-efficient products design, initiatives at operational sites and production activities, and Logistics.

Contributing to a Circular Economy

Contributing to a Circular Economy

Canon strives to recycle products and reduce water consumption and the generation of waste from manufacturing at our operational sites.

Eliminating Hazardous Substances and Preventing Pollution

Eliminating Hazardous Substances and Preventing Pollution

Canon thoroughly manages chemical substances in products and those used in manufacturing processes to prevent environmental pollution and adverse effects on people’s health.

Contributing to a Society in Harmony with Nature

Contributing to a Society in Harmony with Nature

We recognize ecosystems and biodiversity as essential for sustainable society. Canon Group companies worldwide carry out various activities to conserve and protect biodiversity.

Relationship with SDGs

Relationship with SDGs

By pursuing environmental initiatives, we are contributing to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a set of 17 goals and 169 targets adopted by the United Nations in 2015 with 2030 as the target year for their achievement.

Environmental Report

Environmental Report

You will find more about Canon's environmental activities and performances through Canon Sustainability Report and environmental data.

Green Procurement

Green Procurement

Introducing the Green Procurement Policy of Canon.

Contact us

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