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Environmental Data

Scope covered in the environmental data
Targeted organizations:
[In Japan] Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui), all of its consolidated and unconsolidated companies
[Outside Japan] All consolidated companies
31 companies in Japan and 15 companies outside Japan (including sub-subsidiaries) as of March 31, 2022
Period:
April to March each year for Nissui and its Group companies in Japan, and January to December each year for its Group companies outside Japan
Supplementary notes:
  • Environmental data may partially include estimates. Partial changes may have been made to data disclosed in the past as a result of reviewing the data tallying method, etc.
  • Since 2018, CO2 emissions from electricity use by the Nissui Group companies outside Japan have been calculated by using average CO2 emissions factors by countries published by the International Energy Agency (IEA).
  • There may be discrepancies in the total figures due to the treatment of decimals.

CO2 Emissions (by region)

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 402,818 404,289 402,221 383,964
Japan t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 280,511 282,143 278,012 260,426
  Reference Production volume t 426,011 447,416 466,298 486,288 515,951 507,370 502,774
Outside Japan t-CO2 - - - 122,307 122,146 124,209 123,538
Asia t-CO2 - - - 13,378 13,038 11,449 12,280
Europe t-CO2 - - - 13,479 10,682 16,648 15,874
North America t-CO2 - - - 53,420 52,723 55,925 54,020
South America t-CO2 - - - 42,030 45,703 40,187 41,364
  Reference Production volume t - - - 402,773 422,045 438,092 429,152

CO2 Emissions (by unit)

  Base year  
  FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan   Emissions per unit of production volume (kg-CO2/t) 421.5 399.5 387.3 377.4 360.1 355.2 335.3
Emissions per unit of activity volume (kg-CO2/t) 9.2 8.5 7.8 7.5 6.5 6.4 6.4
Emissions per unit of feeding volume (kg-CO2/t) 77.3 75.3 71.1 63.9 60.7 72.0 77.9
Emissions per unit of days at sea (kg-CO2/day) 24,045.7 22,895.6 20,372.4 23,530.7 21,717.2 23,500.0 24,284.4
Emissions per unit of man-hour (kg-CO2/thousand person-hour) 4,139.5 3,185.1 2,959.5 2,614.8 1,985.0 2,222.9 2,306.7
Emissions per unit of total floor area (kg-CO2/㎡) 5.9 6.1 5.9 6.0 5.8 5.5 5.3
Emissions per unit of travel distance (kg-CO2/thousand km) 809.8 826.4 834.5 840.5 849.7 835.0 838.5
Compared to the base year (per unit) % - 95.0% 90.4% 90.8% 85.8% 86.6% 84.2%
Reference Production volume t 426,011 447,416 466,298 486,288 515,951 507,370 502,774

CO2 Emissions  (by energy source)

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 402,818 404,289 402,221 383,964
Japan t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 280,511 282,143 278,012 260,426
  Purchased electricity t-CO2 139,785 136,954 135,284 135,775 127,681 123,595 117,041
Heavy fuel oil A t-CO2 73,503 71,151 68,403 72,643 80,727 83,336 75,788
City gas t-CO2 36,143 39,613 41,225 44,064 44,871 43,223 41,660
LPG t-CO2 11,274 11,326 11,933 11,802 12,055 11,731 10,267
Gas oil t-CO2 7,529 7,633 7,382 7,532 7,897 7,802 7,892
Natural gas t-CO2 1,772 4,820 4,455 4,394 4,069 3,981 3,730
Kerosene t-CO2 3,012 3,705 3,391 2,787 3,517 3,236 2,977
Gasoline t-CO2 1,862 1,879 1,710 1,514 1,325 1,109 1,071
Outside Japan t-CO2 - - - 122,307 122,146 124,209 123,538
  Purchased electricity t-CO2 - - - 35,583 36,463 34,293 35,554
Purchased steam t-CO2 - - - 0 0 85 91
Heavy fuel oil t-CO2 - - - 4,145 5,009 3,593 3,266
City gas t-CO2 - - - 10,819 8,639 12,721 12,329
LPG t-CO2 - - - 889 1,410 1,231 1,197
Gas oil t-CO2 - - - 60,835 61,032 62,704 61,069
Natural gas t-CO2 - - - 9,896 9,452 9,444 9,784
Kerosene t-CO2 - - - 0 0 0 0
Gasoline t-CO2 - - - 140 141 138 248

CO2 Emissions (by business segment)

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 402,818 404,289 402,221 383,964
Japan t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 280,511 282,143 278,012 260,426
  Marine Products
<fishery>
t-CO2 47,522 48,760 43,970 46,659 48,612 51,314 46,715
Marine Products
<processing/aquaculture>
t-CO2 52,208 50,788 50,904 50,115 54,608 56,087 54,613
Food Products t-CO2 120,606 122,254 121,358 123,480 120,782 116,861 110,808
Fine Chemicals t-CO2 20,976 20,291 22,169 23,789 23,591 20,940 17,013
General Logistics t-CO2 28,055 27,542 27,062 27,313 24,633 24,720 24,550
Others t-CO2 5,513 7,446 8,318 9,154 9,917 8,091 6,728
Outside Japan t-CO2 - - - 122,307 122,146 124,209 123,538
  Marine Products<fishery> t-CO2 - - - 25,417 25,580 22,124 22,398
Marine Products
<processing/aquaculture>
t-CO2 - - - 58,185 61,106 62,585 62,628
Food Products t-CO2 - - - 38,705 35,460 39,350 38,355
Fine Chemicals t-CO2 - - - 0 0 150 157

CO2 Emissions(Scope 1, 2)

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total   t-CO2 274,880 277,081 273,782 402,818 404,289 402,221 383,964
Scope 1   t-CO2 135,095 140,127 138,498 231,459 240,144 244,333 231,370
  Japan t-CO2 135,095 140,127 138,498 144,735 154,461 154,417 143,386
Outside Japan t-CO2 - - - 86,724 85,683 89,916 87,984
Scope 2   t-CO2 139,785 136,954 135,284 171,358 164,144 157,888 152,595
  Japan t-CO2 139,785 136,954 135,284 135,775 127,681 123,595 117,041
Outside Japan t-CO2 - - - 35,583 36,463 34,293 35,554

CO2 Emissions(Scope 3)

Category FY2020 Remarks
1 Purchased goods and services 2,056,442  
2 Capital goods 71,005  
3 Fuel- and energy-related activities not included in scope 1 or scope 2 60,913  
4 Upstream transportation and distribution 47,131  
5 Waste generated in operations 9,790  
6 Business travel 1,226  
7 Employee commuting 3,197  
8 Upstream leased assets - Not applicable
9 Downstream transportation and distribution - Excluded
10 Processing of sold products - Excluded
11 Use of sold products - Excluded
12 End-of-life treatment of sold products 6,562  
13 Downstream leased assets - Not applicable
14 Franchises - Not applicable
15 Investments - Not applicable
Total t-CO2 2,256,267  

Scope: Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui) and all of its consolidated companies in and outside Japan

Energy Use (crude oil equivalent, type of energy)

  Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan Crude oil equivalent thousand kL 137 135 129
  Purchased electricity MWh 276,147 272,005 266,954
Heavy fuel oil A kL 29,793 30,755 27,970
City gas thousand ㎥ 19,996 19,261 18,565
LPG t 4,020 3,912 3,424
Gas oil kL 3,055 3,018 3,053
Natural gas t 1,506 1,473 1,380
Kerosene kL 1,413 1,300 1,196
Gasoline kL 571 478 461
Outside Japan Crude oil equivalent thousand kL - - -
  Purchased electricity MWh 108,906 127,853 130,164
Purchased steam t 38 285 297
Heavy fuel oil kL 1,849 1,326 1,205
City gas thousand ㎥ 3,874 5,705 5,530
LPG t 470 410 399
Gas oil kL 23,656 24,305 23,669
Natural gas thousand ㎥ 3,501 3,498 3,623
Kerosene kL 0 0 0
Gasoline kL 61 59 107

Solar Power Generation

  Unit FY2020 FY2021
Amount of power generated Japan MWh 180 977
Outside Japan MWh 1,077 1,263
Amount of CO2 emissions reduced Japan t-CO2 78 406
Outside Japan t-CO2 557 582

Water Use (by region)

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total   thousand ㎥ 4,577 4,623 4,632 10,788 11,409 11,806 11,225
Japan Total thousand ㎥ 4,577 4,623 4,632 4,955 4,922 4,658 4,544
  Use per unit (Note 1) Use per unit of production volume (㎥/t) 10.3 9.9 9.5 9.7 9.1 8.8 8.6
Compared to the base year (per unit) (Note 2) - 96.2% 92.6% 94.9% 89.2% 85.7% 84.5%
Reference Production volume t 426,011 447,416 466,298 486,288 515,951 507,370 502,774
Outside Japan Total thousand ㎥ - - - 5,833 6,487 7,148 6,681
  Asia thousand ㎥ - - - 633 668 455 469
Europe thousand ㎥ - - - 253 553 854 780
North America thousand ㎥ - - - 4,729 4,998 5,587 5,151
South America thousand ㎥ - - - 217 269 252 281
Reference Production volume t - - - 402,773 422,045 438,092 429,152

(Note 1): Based on water use per production plant (water use per unit of production volume) accounting for 95.4% of water use in fiscal 2021.

(Note 2): In calculating per unit, the active volume from cold storage warehouses, etc. is included in addition to production volume.

Water Use (by water source)

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total   thousand ㎥ 4,577 4,623 4,632 10,788 11,409 11,806 11,225
Japan Total thousand ㎥ 4,577 4,623 4,632 4,955 4,922 4,658 4,544
  City water thousand ㎥ 1,436 1,472 1,521 1,571 1,460 1,346 1,286
Well water thousand ㎥ 2,007 2,059 1,992 2,144 2,209 2,097 2,095
Industrial water thousand ㎥ 1,135 1,092 1,119 1,239 1,253 1,215 1,164
Outside Japan Total thousand ㎥ - - - 5,833 6,487 7,148 6,681
  City water thousand ㎥ - - - 528 824 1,048 978
Well water thousand ㎥ - - - 335 340 258 278
Industrial water thousand ㎥ - - - 1,542 1,534 1,428 1,674
River water thousand ㎥ - - - 194 242 231 255
Others thousand ㎥ - - - 17 22 18 21
Sea water  thousand ㎥ - - - 3,217 3,525 4,165 3,475
Rain water thousand ㎥ - - - 0 0 0 0

 

Water Discharge

  Destination Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan - thousand ㎥ 226 257 264
Outside Japan Rivers/sea/canals thousand ㎥ - 4,359 3,933
Sewers thousand ㎥ - 224 249

Scope: Japan is only the Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui). 

Details of the data: Production wastewater from production plants running off into public waterways.

Quality of Discharged Water

  Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan COD t 1.5 1.6 1.9
BOD t 0.8 0.9 0.9
T-N t 0.6 0.4 0.6
T-P t 0.1 0.2 0.3

Scope: Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui)

Details of the data: Production wastewater from production plants running off into public waterways.

Waste Generated

  Base year  
  Unit FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan Total waste generated   t 40,282 42,563 51,192 47,078 44,735 42,518 39,135
  Generation per unit (Note 1)   Generation per unit of production volume(kg/t) 86.7 86.3 100.7 88.5 77.9 74.2 67.7
  Recycled waste (tons) (Note 2) t 36,269 38,517 47,922 44,647 42,986 40,710 37,673
  Recycling waste rate (Note 2) 92.0% 92.4% 96.0% 97.1% 98.0% 98.0% 98.7%
  Non-recycled waste (tons) (Note 2) t 3,143 3,178 2,005 1,357 857 841 506
Compared to the base year (per unit) (Note 3)   - 100.6% 116.1% 102.4% 92.3% 90.7% 87.3%
Reference Production volume (Note 3)   t 426,011 447,416 466,298 486,288 515,951 507,370 502,774

(Note 1): Based on waste generated per production plant (waste generated per unit of production volume) accounting for 86.9% of waste generated in fiscal 2021.

(Note 2): Recycled waste, recycling waste rate and non-recycled waste are calculated after domestic waste has been removed.

(Note 3): In calculating per unit, the active volume from cold storage warehouses, etc. is included in addition to production volume.

Food Loss and Waste (Animal and Plant Residues) Generated

  Base year  
  Unit FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan Total food loss and waste generated t 10,657 11,178 10,358 9,157 8,656
  Per unit (Note 1) Generation per unit of production volume(kg/t) 22.7 22.8 19.9 17.9 17.0
Compared to the base year (per unit) (Note 2) - 100.6% 87.9% 79.0% 75.5%
Reference Production volume (Note 2) t 466,298 486,288 515,951 507,370 502,774

(Note 1): Based on food loss generated per production plant (food loss generated per unit of production volume), accounting for 98.9% of food loss generated in fiscal 2021.

(Note 2): In calculating per unit, the active volume from cold storage warehouses, etc. is included in addition to production volume.

Containers and Packaging

      
  Unit FY2018 FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan Used weight (Note) Plastics t 4,074 4,158 4,374
Paper t 356 347 356
Glass bottles t 3,397 3,438 3,122
Reduced weight Plastics kg 4,896 15,630 33,465 33,814

Scope: Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui)

(Note): Those specified as containers and packaging in the Container and Packaging Recycling Law of Japan (containers and packaging released from households).

Air

  Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan Nox t 11.9 7.9 11.5
Sox t 0.0 0.0 0.0
Soot and dust t 0.1 0.1 0.0

Scope: Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui)

Details of the data: Emissions from boilers with a heating surface area of 10㎡ or more, or with a combustion capacity of 50 liters/hour or more that are designated as facilities that generate soot and smoke, pursuant to the Air Pollution Control Act.

Ozone-depleting Substances

  Unit FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Japan HCFC(HFC) leakage level t-CO2 2,671 2,981 1,808

Scope: Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. (Nissui)

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Personnel/Labor Data

Organizations covered by personnel data

Personnel data reports on Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. and its 66 in/outside Japan consolidated subsidiaries (As of March 31, 2022).

*Definition of terms
Employees:Senior-level employees, non-senior-level employees and fixed-term employees, who are directly hired by a company
Temporary employees:Temporary employees including directly-hired contract employees and temporary employees such as part timers
Executives:Board Members, Audit & Supervisory Board Members and Executive Officers
Managers:Persons with subordinates, or persons in equivalent levels without subordinates, excluding Executives
 

Number of Employees (persons)

  FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Nissui Group in Japan, total 11,751 - - 11,292 - - 10,265 - -
    Employees 4,869 - - 4,884 - - 4,770 - -
Temporary employees 6,882 - - 6,408 - - 5,495 - -
Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. 2,385 - - 2,484 - - 2,549 - -
  Employees 1,233 975 258 1,247 977 270 1,275 990 285
Temporary employees 1,152 - - 1,237 - - 1,274 - -
Consolidated subsidiaries 9,366 - - 8,808 - - 7,716 - -
  Employees 3,636 - - 3,637 - - 3,495 - -
Temporary employees 5,730 - - 5,171 - - 4,221 - -
 Nissui Group Outside Japan, total 6,892 - - 6,576 - - 7,352 - -
    Employees 4,378 - - 4,547 - - 4,891 - -
Temporary employees 2,514 - - 2,029 - - 2,461 - -
Asia 1,323 - - 1,240 - - 1,738 - -
  Employees 441 - - 489 - - 513 - -
Temporary employees 882 - - 751 - - 1,225 - -
Europe 1,992 - - 1,986 - - 2,307 - -
  Employees 1,682 - - 1,816 - - 1,901 - -
Temporary employees 310 - - 170 - - 406 - -
Employees 2,138 - - 1,919 - - 1,740 - -
  Employees 1,196 - - 1,188 - - 1,227 - -
Temporary employees 942 - - 731 - - 513 - -
South America 1,439 - - 1,431 - - 1,567 - -
  Employees 1,059 - - 1,054 - - 1,250 - -
Temporary employees 380 - - 377 - - 317 - -

Executives and Managers (persons)

  FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. Executives 24 23 1 30 28 2 30 28 2
Managers 420 394 26 414 389 25 411 386 25
Managers in the Departments 174 163 11 174 163 11 184 171 13

Number of Persons Hired

  FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Number of Persons Hired (persons) Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. 49 34 15 47 33 14 61 44 17
  New graduates 39 28 11 34 24 10 49 36 13
Mid-career hires 10 6 4 13 9 4 12 8 4
Group companies  in Japan - - - - - - - - -
Reference: Retention rate of new graduates (3 years after employment)   Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. 88% 86% 91% 90% 90% 91% 96% 91% 95%

Retirees/Turnover (persons)

  FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Retirees Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. 41 33 8 46 39 7 48 41 7
  Personal reasons 26 20 6 18 15 3 22 16 6
Company reasons
(transfers)
3 3 0 3 3 0 3 3 0
Others 3 3 0 2 2 0 4 4 0
Retirement 9 7 2 23 19 4 19 18 1
Group companies in Japan - - - - - - - - -
Turnover Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - - - - - - - - -
Rehirees Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - - - - - - - - -

Number of People with Disabilities (Only Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd.)

  As of June 1, 2019 As of June 1, 2020 As of June 1, 2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employees with disabilities (persons) 54.5 - - 54.0 - - 51.0 - -
Ratio 2.26% - - 2.20% - - 2.00% - -

Status of Employees (Only Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd.)

  FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Average age (years of age) 42.6 42.9 41.5 42.7 43.0 41.5 42.7 42.9 41.8
Average years of service (years) 16.7 16.9 15.8 16.9 17.2 15.8 16.9 17.2 15.9
Average yearly salary (thousands of yen) 7,994.57 - - 8,005.06 - - 8,018.12 - -

Working Hours and Status of Use of Childcare Leave and Other Programs (Only Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd.)

  FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Working hours (per employee) Total working hours (hours / year) 1,926.3 - - 1,912.4 - - 1,911.6 - -
Average overtime hours (hours / month) 19.3 - - 15.7 - - 16.1 - -
Average number of days of paid leave taken (days) 13.1 - - 13.2 - - 14.3 - -
Rate of paid leave taken 68.95% - - 69.43% - - 75.31% - -
Childcare leave program Childcare leave (persons) 19 7 12 38 20 18 52 27 25
Rate of childcare leave taken - - 100% - 60.6% 100% - 81.8% 100%
Rate of workers returning to work 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Other programs Nursing care leave (persons) 0 - - 0 - - 1 1 0
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