Responsibly management of resources and the environment
Responsible management of the resources available to human kind and the protection of the natural environment are highly valued at NGK.
In addition to the fact that NGK products make ever more eco-friendly automobiles possible, the company also focuses on its own environmental balance.
Certification according to the international environmental standard ISO 14001:2015:
Like all subsidiaries of the NGK Spark Plug Group, NGK Spark Plug Europe is certified according to the international environmental standard ISO 14001: 2015. The target of this standard is to continuously improve the ecological result of the company. Energy and water consumption and emissions are kept as low as possible. Great efforts are being made to avoid garbage. Even when purchasing office supplies, the concept of sustainability is always considered. The list of these measures is long and affects all business sectors.
Eco sensitive production
NGK also sets an example for the most Eco sensitive production production. The factories in Japan and around the world cover some of their energy needs with factories own solar power plants. In 2008 alone, carbon dioxide emissions were reduced by 57 tonnes.