With the expansion of global incentives such as the Kyoto mechanism for reducing greenhouse gas emissions such as carbon dioxide, including domestic environmental policy and institutional incentives, and social incentives such as the environmental management system of each company. The items of the environmental business are increasing rapidly recently. That number roughly 800. In the first place, environmental business is the one that provides economic incentives for continuous improvement of environmental impact in various fields, and promotes improvement activities through the economic effects. In other words, it is a business that provides goods and services that contribute to improvement activities, and is a business that promotes new industries and new jobs.
As a factor in the commercialization of the environmental business of each company, the method of developing the product (equipment and goods) and services by taking advantage of the company's forte first, and the other one is a method of changing the existing product and service of the company to the environmentally conscious type. For example appliances. Based on the concept of Environmental Conscious Products (Environmentally friendly product), we adopt LCA techniques, quantitatively evaluate environmental loads such as energy saving and resource saving, and evaluate demolition and recycling properties. We are trying to improve the environmental efficiency and environmental performance of our products.
In the future, the market share of the domestic manufacturer can be expected greatly when the idea of the eco-design and the advancement of the environment consideration in such a design stage are looking at the green of the world market. Environmental business will continue to increase business items. Incentives for businesses based on the new values of the environment, such as the creation of new public works with the legislation of the Natural Revitalization Act and the development of infrastructure in a recycling-oriented society, have emerged one after another.