Environmentally Friendly Products

The Japan Cutting & Wear-resistant Tool Association, as the nation's largest association in the tool industry, is concerned with the global environment, procuring materials with a low environmental impact for sustainable development, pursuing efficient production, and promoting activities to manufacture and sell products that are in harmony with the environment.

*About MITSUBISHI MATERIALS ESG Activities
https://mmc.disclosure.site/en/


・This is an "example of the environemental mark" certified by the Japan Cutting & Wear-resistant Tool Association.
・For details about the display, please refer to the"Evaluation Criteria"at the bottom.

Turning Tools


Rotating Tools


Drilling Tools


Evaluation Criteria

Score Table for Environmentally Friendly Products

Evaluation Categories Mark
Allocation
New Product
Development
Concept
(60 points)
Tool Life Expectancy (20% higher than Top Runner) 15
Reduction of Customer's Environmental Impact 15
Energy Savings during the Manufacturing of New Product 5
Waste during the Manufacturing of New Product 5
Use of Hazardous Substances during Manufacturing of New Product (PRTR) 5
Weight Reduction (shape, multi-face cutting, etc.) 5
Hazardous Substances Contained in New Product 5
Rare Metals Contained in New Product 5
Corporate
Environmental
Activities
(40 points)
Procurement Stage (green purchasing/ procurement, education etc.) 10
Manufacturing Stage (energy saving/ waste/ chemical substances, etc.) 15
Packaging Materials (improved recycling rate) 5
Logistics (use of low-emission vehicles, ISO14001 suppliet) 5
Disposal/ Recycling (collection of waste tools/ containers, etc.) 5
Total 100


Evaluation Criteria for Environmental Mark

Environmentally Friendly Products
(certified)
80 points or greater ☆☆☆
79 - 60 points ☆☆
59 - 40 points
Not Certified Less than 40 points
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