Sharp is registered to the internationally recognised environmental management system, ISO14001, which forms the foundation of our environmental policy. We continually strive to contribute towards the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from our facilities and products and regularly review our targets to achieve better environmental performance year-on-year.
Sharp Electronics (UK) Limited generates next to zero waste from its daily business activities.
All the waste paper is collected and recycled by Paper Planet who annually plant trees on our behalf.
Plastic bottles and cans are also collected and delivered to the local recycling banks for eventual disposal via a proper environmental process.
The remainder of the waste, which consists generally of catering waste, is collected by SITA for appropriate disposal.
All Sharp factories are registered to the internationally recognised quality and environment management standards ISO9001 and ISO14001 respectively. Sales subsidiaries such as Sharp UK is registered to ISO14001.