Recognizing the importance of environmental preservation, and in order to carry out our corporate
social responsibility, Nippon Steel Katakura Tube Co., Ltd. and its affiliated companies hereby
establish this Environmental Policy and commit to complying therewith throughout our business
Adopting a long-term and global-scale perspective, we will work for coordination
between our business activities and environmental preservation as well as social development, and
contribute to achieving “environmental preservation on a global scale” and “creation of a
Framework for Environmental Preservation Promotion
All of our employees will work together according to the Basic Policy to promote
company-wide environmental preservation measures from a comprehensive perspective, including
environmental activities, energy saving, and resources recycling. This environmental management
framework has been established to drive environmental preservation activities on a voluntary, ongoing
and exhaustive basis, whereby we will set and review annual environmental objectives and targets.
Environmental Preservation in Business Activities
In installing new equipment and in conducting various production activities, we will
observe all restrictions under laws, regulations, etc. laid down by the bodies such as national and
local governments concerning contamination prevention and the environment.
Mitigation of Global Warming, Resources Saving and Recycling
We will proactively carry out energy saving activities as a measure for mitigation of
global warming. We will also contribute to resources saving through initiatives such as 3Ss and 3Rs.
Social Contribution through Products
We will drive development of products which can facilitate energy saving in each stage
of use through features such as lightness achieved by using high tensile steel, and extended service
life based on new technologies.