Fuji Xerox (China) Receives High Commendation From Public Organisations and Leading IT Media for its CSR Initiatives
In Recognitions of Environmental Efforts and Educational Support
Fuji Xerox (China) Ltd., a sales company of Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd., received the Outstanding Contribution Company to China IT Industry Green Development Award, organized by China Information World, an IT newspaper run by the China Electronic Information Industry Development Research Institute*1, as well as China CSR Award evaluated by more than 100 public organizations, leading media outlets and specialists.
Outstanding Contribution Company to China IT Industry Green Development Award
This Green Development Award was newly established in 2011 and Fuji Xerox (China) was the only winner for the green development category in 2011, being recognized for following activities;
1. Energy-saving products: The company has been providing products with industry-leading environmental technologies that acquired China Environmental Labeling Low-Carbon Product Certification from the Ministry of Environmental Protection of China, and helps its customers reduce environmental burdens.
2. Recycling system for used products and cartridges: Fuji Xerox’s recycling site, Fuji Xerox Eco-Manufacturing (Suzhou) , located in Suzhou City, China, disassembles used products and cartridges collected by Fuji Xerox (China) from its customers and return them to raw materials. Recognized its environmental conservation, resource-saving and reuse efforts, it was certified by the Suzhou City Government as a Pilot Enterprise for Suzhou’s Recycling Economy in December 2008, and was certified as a pilot remanufacturing enterprise of electric products by the Chinese government in December 2009. Also, the recycling site has accomplished the zero landfill goal by achieving recycling rate 99.8 percent in FY 2010.
3. “PRINT GREEN” campaign : Under the slogan “PRINT GREEN”, Fuji Xerox (China) implemented a brand campaign from 2010 to 2011, promoting products with its industry-leading environmental technologies.
China CSR Award 2011
Newly established in 2011, the China CSR Award evaluated not only Fuji Xerox China’s environmental initiatives but also educational support activities. The company was the only office equipment manufacturer among 35 award-winning companies.
As a part of its educational support activities, Fuji Xerox affiliates*2 in China have been building primary schools*3 in a mountainous region since 2007, to support the improvement of educational environments in the rural area. Since then, the company has been supporting the school through the donation of office equipments and stationery goods. Furthermore, other activities, including setting up scholarships for universities and the creation of large-font textbooks for visually impaired children and students using Fuji Xerox’s copiers were commended.
Fuji Xerox (China) is focused on CSR and aims to become a leader in the industry through various CSR initiatives. The company is committed to continuously contributing to the realization of a sustainable society based on the principle that ”CSR is synonymous with corporate management.”
*1 The China Electronic Information Industry Development Research Institute is under Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.
*2 Includes Fuji Xerox (China), Fuji Xerox of Shenzhen and Fuji Xerox of Shanghai.
*3 Total of six schools including Fuji Xerox Sunshine School and Fuji Xerox Hope School.