Environmental Related Data

Balance of Input & Output

Balance of Input & Output

The Sumitomo Forestry Group accurately understands how its business activities impact the environment and make evaluations and manage them in its environmental management. As such, data on environmental impact is collected at each stage from energy and raw material input to manufacturing and disposal per plant and business to utilize them for reduction initiatives.

Fiscal 2021 Sumitomo Forestry Group Balance of Input & Output*

INPUT
  • Energy Input (TJ) 12,035
    Purchased electricity (1,000MWh) 264
    Petroleum (1,000kL) 14
    Gas (1,000m3) 4,498
    Coal (1,000t) 35
    Wood waste (1,000t) 473
    Palm kernel shells (PKS, etc.) (1,000t) 27
    Non-industrial steam (TJ) 4
    Water consumption (1,000m3) 2,858
  • Raw materials (1,000t) 2,599
    Timber 1,863
    Metal 29
    Plastic 18
    Paper 1
    Adhesives, coatings, drugs 92
    Concrete 371
    Other 225
    Seedlings (1,000) 1,456
Business activities
  • Product
    Building, housing materials (1,000t) 66
    Chips (1,000t) 247
    MDF (1,000m3) 300
    PB (1,000m3) 440
    LVL, plywood (1,000m3) 70
    Lumber / laminated engineered wood (1,000m3) 39
    Kitchen cabinets (1,000) 117
    Woodworking / others (1,000t) 38
    Quantity harvested at company owned forests (1,000m3) 43
    Seedling production (1,000) 1,959
    Unused wood resources (1,000m3) 16
    Business activities
    Generated energy (1,000MWh) 487
    発電量 (千MWh)
    Number of delivered domestic household sales 8,347
    Number of delivered overseas household sales 14,399
OUTPUT
  • Waste (1,000t)
    Total generated 445
    Final disposal amount 21
    Greenhouse Gas (1,000t-CO2e)
    (Scope 1,2)
    371
  • Chemical substance waste released (t) 15
    Waste water discharge (1,000m3) 970
    Greenhouse Gas (1,000t-CO2e)
    (Scope 3)
    9,835

* The period of data collection for fiscal 2021 is from January 1 to December 31, 2021

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Research & Development*

INPUT
  • Energy input (TJ) 27
    Purchased electricity (1,000MWh) 2
    Petroleum (1,000kL) 0.02
    Gas (1,000m3) 81
    Wood waste (1,000t) 0.0213
  • Water consumption (1,000m3) 10
OUTPUT
  • Generated energy (1,000MWh) 0.086
    Waste (1,000t)
    Total generated 0.15
    Final disposal amount 0.004
  • Chemical substance waste released (t) 0.025
    Greenhouse Gas (1,000t-CO2e) 1
    Waste water discharge (1,000m3) 11

* Subject: Tsukuba Research Institute

Forest Management*

INPUT
  • Energy input (TJ) 7
    Purchased electricity (1,000MWh) 0.2
    Petroleum (1,000kL) 0.1
    Wood pellet (1,000t) 0.03
  • Raw Materials
    Domestic forest raw materials
    (seedling shipment [1,000])
    1,456
    Water consumption (1,000m3) 63
OUTPUT
  • Product
    Quantity harvested at company owned forests (1,000m3) 43
    Seedling production (1,000) 1959
    Unused wood resources (1,000m3) 16
  • Greenhouse Gas (1,000t-CO2e) 0.4

* Subjects: Forestry offices (Hyuga, Niihama, Osaka, and Mombetsu); seedling tree farming centers (Togo, Motoyama, Gifu, Watarase, and Mombetsu)

Manufacturing Business*

INPUT
  • Energy Input (TJ) 4,216
    Purchased electricity (1,000MWh) 218
    Petroleum (1,000kL) 4
    Gas (1,000m3) 2,750
    Wood waste (1,000t) 85
    Waste plastic (1,000t) 0.0015
    Water consumption (1,000m3) 923
  • Raw materials (1,000t) 1,868
    Timber 1,748
    Metal 4
    Plastic 5
    Paper 1
    Adhesives, coatings, drugs 87
    Purified soil others 19
    Other 4
OUTPUT
  • Product
    Building, housing materials (1,000t) 66
    Chips (1,000t) 247
    MDF (1,000m3) 300
    PB (1,000m3) 440
    LVL, plywood (1,000m3) 70
    Lumber / laminated engineered wood (1,000m3) 39
    Kitchen Cabinets (1,000) 117
    Woodworking / others (1,000t) 38
  • Chemical substance waste released (t) 13
    Waste (1,000t)
    Total generated 260
    Final processing amount 4
    Greenhouse Gas (1,000t-CO2e) 120
    Waste Water discharge (1,000m3) 450

* Subjects: Sumitomo Forestry Crest Co., Ltd. (Kashima Plant, Shizuoka Plant, Niihama Plant and Imari Plant), Sumitomo Forestry Landscaping (Shinshiro Plant and Tobishima Plant of Agro-Products Division), Kutai Timber Indonesia (KTI, Indonesia), Rimba Partikel Indonesia (RPI, Indonesia), Sinar Rimba Pasifik (SRP, Indonesia), AST Indonesia (ASTI, Indonesia), Nelson Pine Industries (NPIL, New Zealand), Vina Eco Board (VECO, Vietnam), Canyon Creek Cabinet Company (CCC, America), Japan Bio Energy, Okhotsk Bio Energy, Michinoku Bio Energy.

Housing Business (Domestic)*

INPUT
  • Energy Input (TJ) 358
    Purchased electricity (1,000MWh) 16
    Petroleum (1,000kL) 5
    Gas (1,000m3) 159
    Non-industrial steam (TJ) 1
    Water consumption (1,000m3) 50
  • Raw materials (1,000t) 727
    Timber 115
    Metal 26
    Plastic 13
    Concrete 371
    Other 202
OUTPUT
  • Greenhouse Gas
    (1,000t-CO2e)
    (Scope 1,2)
    20
    Generated energy (1,000MWh) 0.17
  • Facilities completed in 2021 (buildings) 8,347
    Average total
    floor area (m2)
    122.34
    Waste from new housing construction (1,000t)
    Total generated 27
    Final processing amount 1
  • Greenhouse Gas
    (1,000t-CO2e)
    (Scope 3)
    1,701
  • Demolition waste
    (1,000t)
    Total generated 106
    Final disposal amount 6

* Subjects: Sumitomo Forestry Housing and Construction Division and Sumitomo Forestry Home Engineering

Renewable Energy Business*

INPUT
  • Energy Input (TJ) 6,932
    Purchased electricity (1,000MWh) 1
    Petroleum (1,000kL) 0.3
    Gas (1,000m3) 0.0
    Wood waste (1,000t) 388
    Palm kernel shells (PKS, etc.) (1,000t) 27
    Coal (1,000t) 35
  • Raw materials (1,000t)
    Adhesives, coatings, drugs 4
    Water consumption (1,000m3) 1,413
OUTPUT
  • Generated energy (1,000MWh) 487
    Chemical substance waste released (t) 2
    Greenhouse Gas (1,000t-CO2e) 203
    Waste water discharge (1,000m3) 510
  • Waste (1,000t)
    Total generated 12
    Final disposal amount 0.08

* Subjects: Mombetsu Biomass Electric Power, Hachinohe Biomass Electric Power