Confirmation of Raw Material (Chemical) Safety and Provision of Information to Customers
The Group confirms the safety of the chemicals (including
materials) during the selection phase of procurement in an
effort to improve product safety. The Group also provides
information to customers.
Confirmation of the Safety of Chemicals Used
The safety of chemicals used is ensured by means of a Preuse
Evaluation System and Information Updating System.
[Pre-use Evaluation System]
When considering the use of a new chemical, the Oji Group
conducts a pre-use assessment by checking laws and
regulations, hazard information, and green procurement by
major industry associations, etc. using proprietary pre-use
evaluation sheets and makes a determination whether the
chemical can be used.
[Information Updating System]
Chemical substance management regimes are being
strengthened in Japan and overseas, and accordingly, the
Group regularly updates evaluation sheets and information by
regularly evaluating chemicals in use and confirms their safety.
Provision of information to customers
The Group responds to customer inquiries based on safety
information for various chemicals verified using the Pre-use
Evaluation System and the Information Updating System.
Responses to customer inquiries are made using Research
Reports(※１),Article Information Sheets (AIS)(※２),Safety Data
Sheets (SDS) (※３) and other information.