Environment


 

Century Yuasa Batteries is a responsible custodian of our environment. In 2008 Century Yuasa developed an environmental program called Green Plan.

Our Environmental Values

  • Maintain a Carbon Neutral vehicle fleet
  • Support other Green initiatives where possible
  • Achieve Zero non-biodegradable waste to landfill
  • Use environmentally friendly cleaning agents and chemicals
  • Action and promote the used lead acid battery recycling program

During the last 4 years Century Yuasa Batteries have:

  • Offset over 2,500,000 kgs of CO2 from the atmosphere making our vehicle fleet carbon neutral.
  • Planted over 17,000 native trees.
  • Recycled 1,000,000 kgs of batteries back to Korea
  • Recycled 8,167 kgs of plastic film.
  • Recycled 250 kgs of office paper.
  • Only used biodegradable cleaning agents in all of our branches.

Century Yuasa’s Green Plan Goals for the next 12 months:

  • Offset 1,000,000 kgs of CO2 from the atmosphere.
  • Plant over 6,000 native trees around New Zealand
  • Recycle 1,000,000 kgs of scrap batteries out of the market place.
  • Recycle 4,500 kgs of cardboard
  • Recycle 3,500 kgs of plastic film
  • Recycle 120 kgs of office paper.
     

CenturyYuasa Batteries conforms to Environmental Management System AS/NZS ISO 14001:1996.