Environmentally Conscious Technologies of the Olympus Group
The various environmentally conscious technologies are embedded in each stage of the life cycles of the Olympus products. On this page, we will introduce some of them.
Video System Center
Downsizing the product and extending the life of the light source by using the LED light
Life Science Solutions
Low electricity consumption and extending life of light source by using the LED light
Camera and Audio
Interchangeable Lens Camera
「OM-D E-M1 Mark II」
Reducing electricity consumption in use and standby mode
Purchasing green electricity by the subsidiaries in Europe
The subsidiaries in Europe have purchased the green electricity generated by solar energy, wind energy, and hydropower, etc.
Environmentally Conscious buildings and equipment in each site
The environmental conscious equipment has been installed in the manufacturing sites, and renewable energy such as solar power and geothermal energy are being consumed in Olympus Group.
Life Science:Discontinuing use of cushioning material and carton boxes
Reducing the amount of packaging materials by discontinuing use of cushioning materials and carton boxes by using the folding returnable containers (only in Japan) .
Handheld XRF Analyzer Vanta
Accurate and non-destructive alloy identification and element analysis for scrap sorting and hazardous elements screening of soil and consumer goods, etc.
Industrial Videoscope IPLEX NX
High-quality images for enabling users to clearly identify trouble spots and defective areas of car engines, jet engines of airplanes and wind turbines etc.
In addition, corporate citizenship activities that are uniquely Olympus are underway around the world.