Sharp's dedication to environmental stewardship is a long standing corporate core value that's demonstrated in our products and our business activities, not a response to the latest trends.
Sharp's business philosophy revolves around attaining mutual prosperity with stakeholders by contributing to the culture, benefits, and welfare of people throughout the world. To realize the business philosophy, all employees hold to and follow our business creed, which calls for "Sincerity and Creativity".
We are proud of the many ways that Sharp is following its business philosophy and business creed of "Sincerity and Creativity" by working to fulfill the environmental and societal aspects of its corporate social responsibility.
The employees of Sharp Electronics Corporation at the Mahwah, New Jersey Headquarters are committed to leading Sharp’s North American facilities, both by example and through our guidance, to improved environment performance, and to move beyond fulfilling our legal obligations in regards to the environment issues in our facility and impacting our products.
View Sharp Electronic Corporation's (SEC) U.S. Environmental Policy
ISO 14001 Certification
The International Standards Organization (ISO) establishes performance objectives and environmental management systems to prevent pollution, ensure compliance with regulations and achieve continual improvement.
Sharp Electronics Corporation Headquarters in Mahwah, NJ undergoes annual audits and has been certified since 2004.
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In 1995, Sharp Corporation (SC), Japan, began the process of acquiring ISO environmental management system certification for its production facilities. And in 2004, SC completed the process, with all SC plants worldwide now ISO 14001 certified. Further, in 2002, SC introduced its own Environmental Management System, which adds 49 additional control points for all our plants to supplement those specified by ISO standards.
Sharp Corporation Global Website and Sustainability Report 2013
Sharp’s efforts toward corporate social responsibility (CSR), particularly the environmental and social dimensions of CSR, contribute to creating a sustainable society. Information on these efforts is made available in the Social and Environmental Activities section of the Sharp corporate website.
The Sustainability Report 2013 presents Sharp’s fiscal 2012 efforts in three sections—titled Management, Environmental Activities, and Social Activities—which are accompanied by a variety of related data. To keep our various stakeholders appropriately informed, the website also provides detailed data and information on Sharp’s latest CSR activities.
View Sharp Corporation's Sustainability Report 2013.