Epson China Awarded for Contributions to Sustainability in China
Epson (China) Co., Ltd. has been awarded for its commitment to sustainability in China. The award was presented at the first Chinese Sustainable Resource Forum, which was held in Qingdao, China from June 8 to 10, 2012. The event was jointly sponsored by the China National Resource Recycling Association and the China Economic Herald.
During the forum, Epson China was cited for its comprehensive environmental program, including its efforts to reduce the environmental burden in its manufacturing processes, increase environmental awareness and its tree-planting program. As a result of these efforts, the company was presented with the 2012 award for outstanding contributions to achieving sustainability in China.
Addressing the gathering, Epson China's president Kiyofumi Koike emphasized the company's focus on corporate activities that are in harmony with the natural environment. He then noted that Epson's product lineup is built around its compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies, which help support customers' environmental contributions. He then detailed Epson's policies to reduce the environmental burden throughout the product lifecycle, including in manufacturing, sales, and service. Finally, Koike expressed his pleasure that the award had recognized the effort and commitment of everyone at Epson China to protecting the environment.