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Introduction to Zeon Advanced Polymix Co., Ltd.

  • Zeon Advanced Polymix Co., Ltd. Zeon Advanced Polymix Co., Ltd.

[Business content]
Manufacture and sales of rubber compounds
[Number of employees]
Number of employees as of end March 2016: 443 (Male: 336 Female: 107)

Company Policy (Executive Message)

  • President Yutaka Isozaki President Yutaka Isozaki

President's policies

  1. Ensure safety in the workplace
  2. Achieve sales volume and profit plan
  3. Continuous promotion of productivity improvement and cost reduction activities
  4. Maintain and improve ISO activities
  5. Thorough implementation of CSR
We aim to be the No. 1 mass production plant in Asia for consistent quality and safety, with employees with high ambitions and pride.

Safety Initiatives

The company is currently focusing on safety activities in an attempt to reach 4,000 consecutive days without accident.
[Concrete efforts]

  • We hold an annual SAFETY WEEK event with participation by all employees as an educational activity
  • We hold regular first aid courses for injuries with external lecturers
  • We also regularly invite external lecturers to offer instruction on emergency treatment measures for injuries. We are striving to raise safety awareness by proactively dispatching staff to external safety ourses.

SAFETY WEEK activities


Evacuation training

Safety training from an external lecturer

Efforts to Reduce Environmental Impact

Continue to reduce electricity consumption and waste

[Concrete efforts]

  1. Planned promotion of inverters for motors and LED lights as electricity consumption reduction measures
  2. Reduce wasted power through actions such as turning off all lights at lunchtime
  3. Compress waste to about one-sixth of the volume as a waste reduction measure
Environmental data
Zeon Advanced Polymix Co., Ltd. (ZAP) FY2011 FY2012 FY2013 FY2014 FY2015
Industrial waste Amount generated (before volume reduction) (tons) 1,216 427 235 199 150
Amount sent to landfill (tons) 241 0 0 0.0 0.0
Water resources (Industrial water + Ground water + Waterworks) consumption (1,000 m3) 213 30 32 32 32
CO2 emissions (tons) 4,610 6,220 7,270 6,090 5,690
Energy consumption (crude oil equivalent, kL) 1,834 2,807 3,277 2,948 2,705

Quality Assurance Efforts

Aiming at minimizing variation in product quality
[Concrete efforts]
1. Development of production technologies targeted at products with quality variation
2. Expansion of products with Cpk (process capability index) > 1.33

Relationship with Employees

Aim to improve the employee level through education based on the education plan

[Concrete efforts]

  1. Implementation of hierarchical planning as planned
  2. Implementation of timely on-the-job education

Living Together with the Local Community

Aiming to live together with local communities based on CSR

[Concrete efforts]

  1. Contribution to the nearby schools, temples, hospitals, public institutions
  2. Invite local residents to health checkups at our company
  3. Regular greetings to residents
  4. Regular tree-planting and blood donation activities
  5. Monthly cleanup activities around the plant by all employees
  6. Support to employees who wish to enter the priesthood
  7. Conduct systematic CSR education and inform all employees of the CSR policy

Donations to schools

Donation of stationery

New year's greetings to local residents


Clean-up activities around the plant

Making donations to Buddhist priests

Making donations to a nearby temple


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