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Environmental data:Performance data -Resource Conservation / Recycling-

Note

Major performance data reported for fiscal 2012 and beyond were verified (100% coverage for figures marked with *1) by an independent certification body (SGS Japan Inc. for fiscal 2015). The absence of the mark indicates that the data in question are not applicable to third-party verification.

Water

Japan

Scope of data collection: Ricoh Company Ltd. (production/non-production sites), production subsidiaries in Japan

Unit Results
FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Water withdrawal 1,000 m3 3,112 3,079*1 3,100*1 3,200*1 3,495*1
Water discharge 1,000 m3 2,523 2,095*1 2,033*1 2,440*1 2,504*1
Reused/recycled volume 1,000 m3 499 531*1 637*1 623*1 875*1
Water withdrawal per sales unit 1,000 m3
/100 million yen
0.35 0.35 0.33 0.38 0.46

Outside Japan
Scope of data collection: production subsidiaries outside Japan

Unit Results
FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Water withdrawal 1,000 m3 737 1,075*1 987*1 1,052*1 980*1
Water discharge 1,000 m3 580 825*1 771*1 822*1 854*1
Reused/recycled volume 1,000 m3 35 37*1 35*1 34*1 53*1
Water withdrawal per sales unit 1,000 m3
/100 million yen
0.07 0.10 0.08 0.08 0.07

Japan / Outside Japan
Scope of data collection: Ricoh Company Ltd. (production/non-production sites), production subsidiaries inside and outside Japan
Data coverage: This data covers more than 87% of Ricoh group's entire operations.

Unit Results
FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Water withdrawal 1,000 m3 3,849 4,155*1 4,087*1 4,252*1 4,475*1
Water discharge 1,000 m3 3,103 2920*1 2,804*1 3,262*1 3,358*1
Reused/recycled volume 1,000 m3 534 568*1 672*1 657*1 928*1
Water withdrawal per sales unit 1,000 m3
/100 million yen
0.20 0.22 0.18 0.19 0.20
  • * Data include estimated values.
  • * Amount of water withdrawal represents the aggregate amount for municipal water, industrial water and groundwater.

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Wastes

Japan

Scope of data collection: Ricoh Company Ltd. (production/non-production sites), production subsidiaries in Japan

Unit Results
FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Total amount of wastes ton 39,851 37,552*1 38,818*1 36,954*1 37,917*1
Final disposal amount ton 14 13*1 14*1 16*1 15*1
Amount of resource recovered ton 37,303 34,877*1 37,013*1 35,792*1 36,817*1
Resource recovery rate % 99.7 99.4*1 98.9*1 98.4*1 98.6*1
Total wastes per sales unit ton/100 million yen 4.50 4.31 4.07 4.40 4.98

Outside Japan
Scope of data collection: production subsidiaries outside Japan

Unit Results
FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Total amount of wastes ton 27,133 28,543*1 26,131*1 24,600*1 23,440*1
Final disposal amount ton 295 357*1 375*1 340*1 359*1
Amount of resource recovered ton 26,456 27,766*1 25,461 *1 24,080*1 22,915*1
Resource recovery rate % 98.7 98.7*1 98.1*1 98.1*1 98.3*1
Total wastes per sales unit ton/100 million yen 2.67 2.71 2.04 1.77 1.62

Japan / Outside Japan
Scope of data collection: Ricoh Company Ltd. (production/non-production sites), production subsidiaries inside and outside Japan
Data coverage: This data covers more than 73% of Ricoh group's entire operations.

Unit Results
FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Total amount of wastes ton 66,984 66,095*1 64,949*1 61,555*1 61,357*1
Final disposal amount ton 310 370*1 390*1 356*1 375*1
Amount of resource recovered ton 63,759 62,643*1 62,474 *1 59,872*1 59,731*1
Resource recovery rate % 99.3 99.3*1 98.6*1 98.3*1 98.5*1
Total wastes per sales unit ton/100 million yen 3.52 3.43 2.90 2.76 2.78
  • * Resource recovery rate: Amount of resource recovered/amount discharged
  • * Data exclude waste related to the recycling business and production and utility equipment that has been disposed of.
  • * Amount of water removed by dehydration, drying, or deacidification is excluded from the calculation.
  • * Amount of residue left after intermediate treatment as well as from refuse incineration, even if energy is recovered from the incineration process, is included in the calculation.

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