Konica Minolta Receives Environmental Award in Japan
RAMSEY, N.J. – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. announces that parent company Konica Minolta, Inc. has been awarded a “2013 Environment Minister’s Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity (Implementation of Countermeasures)” by the Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan, in recognition of the initiatives to prevent global warming through the company’s “Green Factory Certification System.”
Presented each December during Global Warming Prevention Month, the Ministry of Environment has awarded the Environment Minister’s Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity since 1998, honoring individuals or groups that have made significant contributions toward preventing global warming.
“We continue to work towards corporate sustainability goals and being able to witness the results of this work, as well as receiving recognition for our success, is truly an honor,” says Kevin Kern, senior vice president, Marketing, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. “Under the communication message ‘Giving Shape to Ideas,’ Konica Minolta will keep developing new ideas that promise superior performance and seek to reduce our overall impact on the environment.”
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