Sustainable Manufacturing Process
HTC strives to provide a safe and healthy working atmosphere for all of our employees while adhering to sustainability best practices which protect our environment.
HTC has introduced the ISO 14001 Environment Management System and verified by third-party authorities. To implement and be in accordance with environmental policy, relevant targets are set up and the systematic measure of environment management in the daily management.
Also, all our facility management systems comply with the ISO45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management. The scope of system management includes all operations and contractors within the factory area. We have published the "ESH Management Manual" and "Safety and Health Rules" on our Intranet website for employees to consult at any time. New hires undergo comprehensive occupational health and safety training before entering our worksites to ensure worker safety.
HTC’s main manufacturing business is the assembly of virtual reality devices, we process and dispose of waste according to our self-regulated “Process for Removal and Handling Business Waste” and practice good resources recycling to ensure cleanliness of the working environment and reduce environmental impact.
Regarding management measures, besides entrusting legal disposal authorities to properly dispose of the waste in accordance with the government policy, we also follow disposal trucks to check and confirm their cleaning status on site from time to time. Regarding plants, we inspect waste storage and temporary storage zones through inspection checklist regularly, and request corrections for non-compliance within a limited time. We also establish environmental safety and health self-assessment form and perform audits, to accomplish effective management and evaluation mechanism. In the event of environmental concerns, HTC can be reached via the information on the company's website to ensure that we respond and handle it promptly.
Waste Reduction, Recycling and Reuse
HTC waste reduction strategy involves the reduction of the generation of waste from the source by means of sorting and advocacy. The reuse of waste is also a priority and is essential for an increase in resource recycling efficiency. From 2011 to 2021, a series of measures such as sorting and recycling, the recycling rate of non-hazardous waste increased from 56.89% in 2011 to 86.9%. By the end of 2021, and the accumulated recycling income reached NT$91,060,798 in 2021.