More than two-thirds of product lifecycle CO2 emissions relate to raw materials and parts and customers’ use of our products, so we increasingly offer tailored services and solutions to help our customers operate more efficiently and effectively. For example, Managed Print Services. This helps customers reduce their own environmental impact while enjoying innovative, safe products and saving money. Find out more about our solutions and services.
Produce - Use - Recycle
We follow a ‘Produce – Use – Recycle’ lifecycle approach for all our products.
We take responsibility for the impact of our activities and their effect on the natural environment, in line with our corporate philosophy of Kyosei. Our environmental charter [PDF 79KB] outlines the key steps we take to achieve a balance between sustainable growth and prosperity, responsible resource use and reduced environmental impact. These actions help to mitigate climate change.
In our offices and business operations we aim to minimise our own impact by adopting standard policies across EMEA. Read more about our business operations.
Canon EMEA Sustainability Report 2014 [PDF]
See a glossary of environmental terms.
Read our environmental charter [PDF 114KB]
Find out how Canon supports society and fulfils our social responsibilities.
Find out how Canon complies with organisational governance laws and regulations.