・Responsible for environmental management in the supply chain from raw material procurement to factory production, Planning Project together with GHQ and Shanghai production team and implement to our suppliers globally.
① Factory Environmental Evaluation
✓ Responsible for introducing environmental management Higg FEM project to our suppliers(approx. 400 factories) to ensure FR’s minimum requirement and improve factory performance. Collect energy/water/waste usage, mastering and introduce chemical management tools
② Climate change
✓ FR will carry out the below actions with a view to carbon neutrality by 2050 and a 30% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2030.
✓ Together with Production dept., we will verify progress in reduction plans at factories (approx. 300 factories) and assist with related initiatives. Collect update information and work with external organizations.
③ Raw material
✓ FR will visualize transactions from the highest point upstream to the point that they enter customers’ hands, production records and other elements as we aim to establish traceability for all raw materials. We will push forward with the systemization and digitalization of in-house visits, audits, and third-party certification so that there are no issues with the environment, human rights, or animal protection in any processes. We will realize traceability up to cotton farmers during this fiscal year.
✓ Together with Production dept., we will reinforce initiatives for achieving 100% sustainable cotton In the Group by 2025, and will push forward with making polyester and rayon recyclable
④ Chemical management
✓ FR will complete our project with Greenpeace to achieve zero harmful substances
✓ Responsible for chemical management at factories (approx. 150 factories) and ensure wastewater test results