Mitsubishi Chemical Group Companies Promoting Responsible Care Activities

As of March 2020

Petrochemicals Business Domain

  • Japan Polychem
  • Japan Polypropylene
  • Japan Polyethylene
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Indonesia

Carbon Business Domain

  • Kansai Coke and Chemicals

MMA Business Domain

  • Mitsubishi Chemical Lucite Group
  • Huizhou MMA
  • Suzhou Sanyouli Chemicals
  • Thai MMA
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Polymer Nantong
  • Suzhou MRC Opto-Device
  • Ryoko
  • Diapolyacrylate

Advanced Polymers Business Domain

  • Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers Europe
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers (China)
  • RHOMBIC

High Performance Chemicals Business Domain

  • DIACHEM RESINS INDONESIA
  • Toei Kasei
  • Dianal America
  • Japan Coating Resin
  • ARKEMA Yoshitomi
  • Mitsubishi-Chemical Foods
  • MCC Unitec
  • Onahama Distillation

Information, Electronics & Display Business Domain

  • MC PET FILM INDONESIA
  • Mitsubishi Polyester Film Suzhou
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Converting Film Wuxi
  • Tai Young High Tech
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Infonics
  • Cleanpart
  • Shinryo
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Media
  • Taisei Kayaku
  • Kansai Kagaku Kogyo

High Performance Films Business Domain

  • J-Film
  • Tai-Young Film
  • DiaPlus Film
  • Mitsubishi Polyester Film (U.S.A.)
  • Mitsubishi Polyester Film (Germany)

Environment & Living Solutions Business Domain

  • Dalian Rayon Environmental Equipment
  • Wuxi Rayon Membrane Technology
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Aqua Solutions
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Cleansui
  • Resindion
  • Tai Young Chemical
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Agri Dream
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Infratec
  • Astro
  • DIATEX

Advanced Moldings & Composites Business Domain

  • Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials
  • Toyama Filter Tow
  • Tosen
  • Ryoko Sizing
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Carbon Fiber and Composites (U.S.A.)
  • Challenge
  • MCC Composite Products
  • Aldila
  • Wethje Carbon Composites
  • Wethje Immobilien
  • ALPOLIC
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Composites America
  • Ryobi Techno
  • Shanghai Baoling Plastics
  • MCC Advanced Moldings

New Energy Business Domain

  • MC Ionic Solutions UK
  • MC Ionic Solutions US
  • Qingdao Anode Kasei

Corporate Domain

  • Mitsubishi Chemical Logistics
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Engineering Corporation
  • Ryouei
  • Ryoko Tekunika
  • Hokuryo Mold
  • Mitsubishi Chemical High-Technica

Safety Data

Data for years prior to and including fiscal 2016 are the sums of the figures for the previous Mitsubishi Chemical, Mitsubishi Plastics, Mitsubishi Rayon and their respective domestic group companies before the formation of the current Mitsubishi Chemical.

Mitsubishi Chemical Group Process Safety Incidents in Japan

Classification FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
Incidents 12 16 21 33 31
Serious incidents 0 0 0 0 0

Mitsubishi Chemical Group Occupational Accidents in Japan

Classification FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
Non-lost-time accidents 45 50 61 63 64
Lost-time accidents 7 5 0 3 6
Serious accidents 20 11 12 8 11

Mitsubishi Chemical Group Lost-Time Accidents by Classification

Classification FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 Total
Cuts 1 6 1     8
Being caught and entangled in equipment 10 9 14 5 3 41
Falls on level surfaces 10 9 8 1 4 32
Contact with hazardous substances 3 6 2   1 12
Contact with high/low temperatures 3 2     1 6
Reaction to motion/improper motion 1     2 3 6
Collisions 3   5     8
Falls from high places 3 4 8 2 1 18
Struck by flying/falling objects 3 1   1   5
Others 2 2 4   4 12

Environmental Data

Data for years prior to and including fiscal 2016 are the sums of the figures for the previous Mitsubishi Chemical, Mitsubishi Plastics, Mitsubishi Rayon and their respective domestic group companies before the formation of the current Mitsubishi Chemical.

Mitsubishi Chemical Group Emissions of Pollutants into the Atmosphere and Water Systems (t)

Pollutant FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
NOX 8,000 8,200 7,300 6,700 6,600
SOX 3,100 2,900 2,900 2,700 2,600
Dust 200 180 170 160 150
VOCs1 4,800 4,300 4,900 4,400 3,900
BOD 100 100 250 160 160
COD 1,700 1,700 1,700 1,600 1,500
Total phosphorus 50 60 50 50 50
Total nitrogen 5,500 5,700 5,800 5,400 5,500
  • 1 Includes PRTR-regulated substances.

Mitsubishi Chemical Group Water Intake and Discharge Volumes (km3)

Type FY2015 FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019
Intake Tap water 28,400 31,300 1,400 1,300 1,300
Surface water 47,800 48,300 52,900
Groundwater 22,300 23,200 25,500 25,900 26,000
Industrial water 102,000 97,800 82,900 77,000 74,100
Seawater 457,800 463,100 461,300 493,500 486,500
Discharge Oceans 493,900 495,100 488,800 552,000 555,000
Streams and wetlands 51,200 48,300 52,400 52,000 49,500
Sewage 3,500 3,600 3,300 3,800 4,000

ISO 14001 Certified Mitsubishi Chemical Manufacturing Sites

Manufacturing Site Certification body Registration date
Ibaraki Plant JCQA1 March 2001
Toyama Plant LRQA2 July 2016
Aichi Plant LRQA July 2016
Mie Plant JCQA July 1999
Shiga Plant JQA3 December 1999
Okayama Plant JCQA March 2000
Hiroshima Plant LRQA March 2016
Kagawa Plant LRQA December 2000
Fukuoka Plant JQA July 2000
Onahama Plant JCQA March 2003
Tsukuba Plant JCQA February 2000
Tsurumi Plant LRQA October 2016
Hiratsuka Plant JQA March 2000
Ueda Plant JCQA October 2003
Ogaki Plant SGS4 July 2001
Kumamoto Plant SGS July 2001

As of March 31, 2020

  • 1JCQA: Japan Chemical Quality Assurance Ltd.
  • 2LRQA: Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance Limited
  • 3JQA: Japan Quality Assurance Organization
  • 4SGS: SGS Japan Inc.