CSR – Mitsubishi Electric's Businesses and the SDGs
The Mitsubishi Electric Group is an integrated electronics manufacturer that handles a wide range of technologies, products, and services, ranging from familiar home electronics products to satellites and projects on a national scale. As such, we believe that we can also make a contribution toward accomplishing sustainable development goals (SDGs). The eight goals presented here are in fields in which the Mitsubishi Electric Group is particularly well positioned to contribute, through its products and services.
With achievement of the goals we share globally as our objective, we will maintain our efforts to bolster management as we work to make everyone throughout the company fully cognizant of our SDGs and integrate the thinking behind them into our operations.
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SDGs that the Mitsubishi Electric Group can particularly contribute to through its products and services
Ensure Healthy Lives and Promote Well-being for All at All Ages
We contribute to improving health and well-being through transportation safety support systems that help to cut down traffic accidents, as well as through cutting-edge medical care systems that contribute to the advancement of treatment.
Ensure Access to Water and Sanitation for All
The Group has technology for treating and purifying water, and supplies technologies and systems whose purpose is to deliver safe water.
Ensure Access to Affordable, Reliable, Sustainable and Modern Energy for All
We are working to develop technologies and systems that will help produce a smart, energy-conserving, and energy-creating society — technologies, products, and services that we are endeavoring to make widely available.
Build Resilient Infrastructure, Promote Sustainable Industrialization and Foster Innovation
The Group supports manufacturing through its factory automation business, and nurtures development in the industrial field through technological innovation.
Make Cities Inclusive, Safe, Resilient and Sustainable
We provide safety, security, and comfort to people's lives through our work in the disaster-prevention and infrastructure-development fields.
Ensure Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns
We are endeavoring to reduce the volume of resources used in manufacturing and to recycle spent products. Additionally, we are also pushing to reduce the volume of final waste disposed and to be environmentally friendly in our resource procurements.
Take Urgent Action to Combat Climate Change and its Impacts
We are working to identify a total valuation of our CO2 and other greenhouse gas emissions in order to set our goals for reductions.
Sustainably Manage Forests, Combat Desertification, Halt and Reverse Land Degradation, Halt Biodiversity Loss
We develop and supply observation satellites that deliver information about ocean and forest conditions, and furthermore promote initiatives at our offices aimed at harmonizing their activities with the local environment.