Safety & Environment Management

We lead the “Value Plus Carbon Minus” campaign to better respond to climate change.

Value Plus, Carbon Minus

LG Group is minimizing the environmental impact of its overall business activities, expanding its green products and strengthening its new green business ventures Through this, LG Group is creating positive values for customers and promoting green management that contributes to the welfare of the nation. To actively participate in reaching LG Group's Green 2020 management goal and voluntarily implement low-carbon green growth, LG Innotek sets a target of 40% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 under the slogan of "Value Plus, Carbon Minus"

GHG Reduction Activities

To achieve its greenhouse gas reduction goal, LG Innotek will reduce utility energy consumption, which accounts for a significant portion of its emissions. weMoreover, LG Innotek is expanding its review of and investment in energy-saving technologies and is continuing to improve its operating efficiency to achieve its GHG reduction goal. In particular, we are expediting the establishment of a green plant that supplies steam through the use of zero-emission external incineration waste heat to minimize GHG emissions caused by the use of existing LNG. In terms of our indirect emissions, we are also promoting video conferencing systems to maximize work efficiency and reduce travel costs as well as carbon missions. Our commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and our excellent approach to climate change management have been widely recognized, allowing our selection as an excellent Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) company in 2015.

Establishment of the Carbon Partnership System

LG Innotek is making efforts to create a low-carbon purchasing base for its suppliers. Since 2009, we have been conducting training initiatives to nurture eco-friendliness among our primary suppliers, and since 2010, we have expanded its scope to include our secondary suppliers. Moreover, we have established a green supply chain system that covers all our suppliers and has continuously provided Green SCM consulting services such as "building a greenhouse gas inventory and supporting verification" for 28 suppliers together with IBK since 2012.