Environmental Policy

ISO (QUALITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT) POLICY

Environmental Policy

NITTO KOHKI has exerted every effort to design, develop and manufacture the best quality, most sophisticated and highly reliable products based upon its ingenious technology with a view to realizing laborsaving and improving working conditions in industrial circles. NITTO KOHKI will execute its social responsibility in all aspects with the recognition that the most urgent and important assignments of NITTO KOHKI are to reduce environmental load and improve customer satisfaction through its business activity together with its contribution to the environment by way of design, development and manufacture of its eco-friendly products.

Company Policy

  1. Being dedicated to raising the environmental consciousness of individual employees toward effectively applying ISO (quality and environmental management systems), and to improving customer satisfaction and conserving the environment by methods that include maintaining product quality in all activities including business processes of designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing quick-connecting fluid couplings, machine tools (pneumatic / hydraulic / electric), air compressors and pumps including application products, and door closers.
  2. Striving to prevent the environmental pollution through design of environmental conscious products, green procurement and green purchase, resource saving, reduction of energy consumption, recycling and reuse program and waste minimization.
  3. Complying with obligations related to environmental regulations in corporate activities.
  4. Setting and practicing quality and environment targets, periodically conducting internal audits and management reviews, to continuously improve the quality and environment management system as activities matching to our business.
  5. Clarifying business processes in corporate activities and carrying out business improvements.
  6. Having this policy documented and keeping the employees informed about it, as well as disclosing the policy on the request of stakeholders.

Corporate Promotion System

Corporate Promotion System

Activities

Nitto Kohki succeeded in obtaining ISO 14001 certification effective May 28, 2004. This follows on from obtaining factory-based certification (production subsidiary Tochigi Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd.) and is now underway for all head office departments, from Design through Sales.
Recognizing that it is only just reaching the start line for environmental programs, Nitto Kohki will continue our effort for earth-conscious activities through all our operations. With a sense of urgency that companies with poor awareness of environmental issues will not remain competitive in the market, we are working towards the following objectives.

  1. Promotion of green procurement
  2. Development of environmentally friendly products
  3. Reduction of energy consumption
  4. Reduction in use of office paper
  5. Waste reduction

ISO 14001 certification acquisition in Nitto Kohki Group

1. Tochigi Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd (Production Subsidiary)

Location 3473-2 Ujiie, Sakura-shi, Tochigi Prefecture, 329-1311, Japan
Scope of Registration
  • The manufacture of quick connecting fluid couplers.
  • The manufacture of air compressors rated less than 1kw, application products of air compressors, vacuum pumps and application products of vacuum pumps.
  • The storage and shipment, and repair of the products of Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd.
Examination registration agency Japan Quality Assurance Organization
Applied Standard ISO 14001
Certificate Number JQA-EM1934
Registration Date November 30, 2001

2. Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd. (Headquarters / Research center)

Location 9-4, Nakaikegami 2-Chome, Ohta-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Scope of Registration The design / development, manufacture(outsourcing), sales, shipping and repair of quick connect couplings, machine tools (pneumatic / hydraulic / electric), air compressors and pumps including application products, and door closers.
Associated organization
Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd. DOOR CLOSERS Business Division
Orix Ueno bldg., 8th floor, 4-7 Ueno 7-Chome, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
[The design / development, manufacture(outsourcing),and sales of door closers]
Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd. Nagoya Branch
173-2 Yashirodai 3-Chome, Meitō-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi, Japan
[Sales, shipping and repair of products indicated in the scope of Registration in sales div. of mid region]
Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd. Osaka Branch
10-10 Fukaekita 2-Chome, Higashinari-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka, Japan
[Sales, shipping and repair of products indicated in the scope of Registration in sales div. of western region]
Examination registration agency Japan Quality Assurance Organization
Applied Standard ISO14001
Certificate Number JQA-EM4057
Registration Date May 28, 2004

3. NITTO KOHKI INDUSTRY (THAILAND) CO., LTD. (Production Subsidiary)

Location 64,64/1 Moo 9 Rojana Industrial Park, Thanu Sub-district, U-thai District, Ayuthaya 13210, Thailand
Scope of Registration Manufacture of air compressor, vacuum pump, metal fluid couplings, metal pneumatic couplings and their parts
Examination registration agency Japan Quality Assurance Organization
Applied Standard ISO14001
Certificate Number JQA-EM6395
Registration Date August 21, 2009

4. MEDOTECH CO., LTD.(Production Subsidiary)

Location 1-1-36 Wakamiya, Yamagata-shi, Yamagata Prefecture 990-2453, Japan
Scope of Registration THE MANUFACTURE OF MACHINE TOOLS (PNEUMATIC, HYDRAULIC, ELECTRIC)
Examination registration agency Japan Quality Assurance Organization
Applied Standard ISO14001
Certificate Number JQA-EM6507
Registration Date March 19, 2010

5. SHIRAKAWA NITTO KOHKI Co., Ltd.(Production Subsidiary)

Location 12 Yokomine, Kurabeishi, Shirakawa-shi, Fukushima Japan
Scope of Registration Manufacture of electric screwdriver, wire-wrapper and these related equipment, and manufacture of door check as well as sliding door rail check and auto screen
Examination registration agency Japan Audit and Certification Organization for Environment and Quality
Applied Standard ISO14001
Certificate Number EC13J0016
Registration Date 18th February 2011