Thanks to various efforts, such as improvements to the efficiency of thinner recovery for cleaning operation, in FY March 2014 the amounts of substances that are designated under the PRTR Law*1 released into the water system and the atmosphere decreased by 60% from FY March 1999 levels, to 1,106 tons. Mazda will continue working to reduce emissions of PRTR-designated substances.
- *1Act on Confirmation, etc. of Release Amounts of Specific Chemical Substances in the Environment and Promotion of Improvements to the Management Thereof. PRTR: Pollutant Release and Transfer Register