As Kumon strives to develop sound, capable individuals who will contribute to the global community, one of our core values is to conduct our operations in an environmentally-friendly manner. We incorporate our environmental-friendly vision into our business planning, and continue our work to protect our planet and sustain its natural resources for current and future generations.
Throughout all our business activities, Kumon endeavours to conserve natural resources and to preserve the environment in the following ways:
ANNUAL USAGE STATISTICS
We measure the success of our environmental policy and efforts through our electricity consumption, paper usage and recycling, and CO2 emissions. The below statistics show that 2020-2021 was another successful year for reducing our environmental impact:
We continued to encourage member countries to continue energy-saving practices. Such efforts have helped to further reduced electricity usage:
KAO members continued to practice paperless activities such online meetings and seminars, and using electronic documents where possible. This effort has reduced our paper usage even further:
As many of our business operations are online, we are using far less paper, substantially reducing the amount that we need to recycle:
As we have reduced our electricity usage, our CO2 emissions have gone down, as follows: