Sanden Intercool Group sustainability strategy focuses on creating positive economic, social and environmental contribution to our communities and ensure sustainable growth of the business.
High environmental standards have always been the cornerstone of Sanden Group in all the stages of designing, developing, producing and trading of our commercial cooling equipment. We do employ all potential initiatives to minimize the environmental impact of our products and ensure our customers that they will obtain sustainable equipment from a responsible partner.
Sanden Corporation was one of the first manufacturers to make use of natural and eco-friendly refrigerants developing both CO2 (R744) and Hydrocarbon refrigerants (R290 and R600a). Our products are design to be aligned with Green Product, and this is attested by following and evaluating the International Standards.
We constantly work on energy optimization utilizing all possible technologies (HC refrigerants, LED illumination, EC/DC fans, electronic controllers and energy management devices, inverter technology, optimized air flow patterns etc.) to reduce the energy consumptions of our products
Although our products are built to last for many years, inherently reducing the impact to the environment by reduce the replacement time, all our recent design are taking into consideration the maximum recyclability of the parts and components used targeting a 60% overall recycle factor.
ISO 14001 / OHSAS 18001 / ROHS
Sanden Intercool is certified in accordance to the internationally approved ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 standards. Further to that, our flagship plant fully complies with the RoHS Directive (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) for toxic substance elimination.
We run an advanced central system to control and optimize lighting, cooling and ventilation in all production facilities as well as recycling the water used in manufacturing or people daily routine.
Sanden Group Environmental Doctrine:
Our approach to sustainability has been shaped by the overall principle of creating a better future on the basis of the economical, human, environmental and social contribution to the communities we operate, as well as the next generations.
As a world-wide corporate citizen, Sanden Group recognizes that the outmost shared responsibility is to preserve the earth's environment.
In order to fulfill this responsibility, and pass on a safe and clean earth to the next generation, Sanden Intercool Group is taking all the appropriate steps and precautions in all areas of business activities to preserve the environment.
Our actions include, but are not limited to, the following:
- 4Rs Concept (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recover) in all our activities in the plants and offices
- Coexistence Principle – taking all actions to reduce the carbon footprint of our manufacturing facilities
- Eco Design: Use environmentally friendly refrigerants, technologies and materials
- Low Energy design