Toray places environment preservation and its employees’ health and safety at the heart of its industrial activities. This approach is fully integrated into the Group’ production processes, from raw materials to manufacturing, supplying and recycling its products.
Toray Carbon Fibers Europe draws on this comprehensive approach to implement its environmental policy according to French and European regulations. Our ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 certifications confirm our commitment to the environment. The safety of our employees and facilities is our number one priority.
Our carbon fibers and composite materials help reduce the environmental impact of the industries that use our materials in their products:
Our business is completely aligned with Toray’s strategic priorities. They participate in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). For example:
Our environmental management system is ISO 140001 certified.
We strictly apply the European REACH regulations for the registration of chemicals used in our manufacturing processes.
Toray Carbon Fibers Europe is committed to improving safety and risk management at all levels of the company and to go further than merely fulfilling its legal requirements. As such, we implement scrupulously Toray’s Environmental and Safety policies.
Toray Carbon Fibers Europe also undertakes regular risk assessments and accident prevention activities to promote awareness of health and safety issues amongst its employees.
Toray Carbon Fibers Europe is conscious of its responsibilities toward the local community and its role as part of a network of industrial companies based in south-west France. The company places importance on acting in an ethical and transparent manner with the community, local industries and authorities.
Toray Carbon Fibers Europe is aware of the environmental impact of its manufacturing activities. We are continually working to improve our manufacturing processes and our sites’ energy performance to reduce our carbon footprint. A company’s energy performance rating is a key factor when selecting new suppliers or equipment.
Our energy management system is based on selected energy performance indicators that allow us to monitor and assess our results. The best practices already deployed on our sites and the strong support from our Management led us to obtaining the ISO 50001 certification.