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Manufacturing and environment

Toward a more sustainable society.

From our development of eco-friendly products that make a positive contribution to society, to CO2 reduction and recycling initiatives aimed at achieving the goal of manufacturing with zero environmental impact, YKK AP continues our efforts to reduce our effect on the environment in all areas of our business activities.

  • Efforts aimed at realization of a sustainable societyEfforts aimed at realization of a sustainable society

    *3 R's: Reduce (waste), Reuse, Recycle

Make positive contributions to society

Products with special
insulation performance

YKK AP is committed to developing products such as vinyl windows and doors that help to reduce energy consumption in residential and commercial usage, for the realization of "zero-energy homes" and "zero-energy buildings" (ones in which there is zero net energy consumption).

Aim for zero impact on society

Green procurement

In order to bring you safe and eco-friendly products, YKK AP has established Green Procurement Guidelines and pursues manufacturing that cares about the entire life cycle of the product, from procurement of the materials to disposal.

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Saving energy
(reducing CO2 emissions)

YKK AP is taking steps to reduce energy consumption through visualization of energy use, utilization of natural energy, reduction of standby power consumption, and introduction of high-efficiency production equipment.

Practicing the 3 R's

YKK AP is committed to recycling scrap (aluminum, plastics, etc.) created during the manufacturing process.

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