Ricoh has released its 2008 Sustainability Report, highlighting major efforts taken by the company towards global sustainability.
Highlights of the report include:
- Ricoh’s Machine Recycling Program has recycled over 680 tonnes since its launch in 2002.
- Over 420 tonnes of material from landfill has been diverted through the company’s Toner Cartridge Takeback Program.
- Ricoh has been once again named as one of the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable corporations at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Ricoh has been on the list every year since its inception in 2005.
- The appointment of Sims E-Recycling as the company’s contractor for machines and parts, resulting in up to 97% recycling of all components.