Recognizing the importance of realizing a sustainable society, SMBC Group is continuously making efforts to harmonize environmental preservation and pollution control with corporate activities, in order to support the economy and contribute to the betterment of society as a whole.
The Group Environmental Policy
- 1.We provide environment-friendly financial products, information and solutions which support our clients in their efforts to preserve the eco-system.
- 2.We devise means to reduce environmental risks posed by our own activities and the society.
- 3.We are determined to fulfill our social responsibilities through the conservation of resources and energy, and the reduction of waste.
- 4.We strictly comply with environment-related laws and regulations.
- 5.We practice the highest level of information disclosure related to the Group's environmental activities and consistently improve our efforts to contribute to environmental preservation by communicating with our staff as well as the third parties.
- 6.We place high priority on thoroughly educating our staff about our environmental principles to ensure that they conform to these principles in the performance of their work.
- 7.We actively and effectively implement "environmental management," and make continuous efforts to improve our system to deal with environmental issues by setting goals and targets for every fiscal year and reviewing them as deemed necessary.
- 8.These policies are disclosed on the Group's website, and the printed version is available upon request