Ethical Management

Green Management

KAON’s Green Management

KAON BROADBAND champions green management for a future that is cleaner than today.

KAON BROADBAND recognizes that ethical management is essential for companies in this day and age, and that through ethical management, a company can both enhance its image and maximize profits. Accordingly, in order to establish a fair trade order and a transparent and clean corporate culture that fulfills its social responsibility, we enact a code of ethics that will provide the standards for proper judgment and principles of behavior that all employees must observe, as well as a rule of ethics, to exercise assertively.

  • We organize GP(Green Potral) management team for systematic and efficient green management

  • We deliver our environmental management willingness and message to our suppliers to put importance of partnership for environment

  • We understand and observe international environmental regulation such as RoHS, EUP, REACH and WEEE. We faithfully implement verification and approval on environmental data

  • We seek green work process for clean production. We put priority on health and safety through advanced diagnosis and prevention of risk

With the goal of realizing technologies
that place the utmost priority on people and on nature,
KAON BROADBAND pursues its values as a leader in global
environmental conservation and
sustainable environmental management.

  • Green Management Strategy

    KAON BROADBAND sets systematic strategic directions and goals for management to realize green management. Based on the vision of green management, we set practical goals by maximizing the efficiency of our environmental information management, and practice developmental green management by deriving nine core strategies focused on the three major strategic directions.

    01. Establishing environmental information management plans - Arranging materials list, Arranging company information, Arranging exclusion and error items

    1.1 Arrangement of environmental information exclusion regulations/items
    1.2 Arrangement of evidential documents according to exclusion item
    1.3 Material management and supply network audit
    1.4 Partner supplier checklist
    1.5 Managed material list
    1.6 Draft hazardous substance risk table
    1.7 Draft environmental regulation exemption list
    1.8 Categorize vendors by rating and scale to draft management items
    1.9 Conduct exclusion item list inspection
    1.10 Draft environmental regulation application category list
    1.11 Evaluate general partner reliability and rank accordingly
    1.12 Prove vendor environmental information provision consent form

    02. Systemization of environmental information management regulations - Simplify information collection/approval procedures, Draft environmental information regulations and manuals, Response plans and education

    2.1 Establish logical response process
    2.2 Systematic management of evidential materials
    2.3 Joint response through regular meetings with partner companies
    2.4 Evaluation and management of partner suppliers
    2.5 Improve KGP site functions for efficient information collection/approvals
    2.6 Division of work and thorough documentation for each department
    2.7 Regular internal/external education and worker training
    2.8 Construct IT-based system
    2.9 Hazardous material management process
    2.10 Draft in-house environmental management guide
    2.11 Simplification and distribution of KGP site manuals
    2.12 Draft technical documents and utilize blueprints

    03. Acquire green management certification - Self evaluation regulations and conduct evaluations, Complete work procedure, Document forms, Management policies and authorities and responsibilities

    3.1 Clarify management policies, authorities and responsibilities
    3.2 Construct IT-based system for evidential materials management
    3.3 Applicable range and objective, work procedures
    3.4 Detailed work procedure, inspection standards and work standards
    3.5 Drafting of related documents
    3.6 Diagnosis of green management activities by expert
    3.7 Continue in-house expert fostering education
    3.8 Inspection and construction of information relay network among partner companies
    3.9 Understanding and execution of small & medium business green management rating confirmation form
    3.10 Composition and execution of green management pursuance organization
    3.11 Establish regulations for certification process and conduct self evaluations

  • Response to
    environmental regulations

    Observe legislations and instructions related to environmental regulations

    Compliance item Regulation / Legislation Enforcement Date Guarantee
    RoHS Directive EU Directive 2002/95/EC EU Directive 2001/95/EC, EU Directive 2011/65/EU etc. April 2004 Certificate of Compliance / Marking
    Regulation Restriction of chemical substances
    (EC) No. 1907/2006 March 2006 Certificate of Compliance
    WEEE Directive Directive 2002/96/EC June 2006 Certificate of Compliance / Marking
    Eco Design Directive Directive 2009/125/EC July 2006 (Simple STB) January 2007 (Complex STB) March 2007 Certificate of Compliance
    Battery Collection EU Directive 2006/66/EC EU Directive 2008/103/EC May 2003 Certificate of Compliance
    Packing Collection Green Dot Mark, Carton box, Plastic bag collection EU Directive 94/62/EC May 2003 Certificate of Compliance / Marking
    Energy Efficiency Design, Marking EU Regulation January 2007 Certificate of Compliance / Unit. Marking
    Substance Information Offer Change - / Data / Unit.
  • Green Management

    RoHS : Regulation on hazardous substance usage restriction guides for electric and electronic products (2002/95/EC)
    WEEE : Regulations on disposal of electric and electronic parts (2002/96/)
    EuP : Regulations on setting environment-friendly design requirements for products that use energy (2005/32/EC)
    REACH : Laws on the registration, evaluation, certification and regulation of chemical materials
    PPW : Guideline on packaging and package wastes (94/62/EC)
    ※ mg/kg(mg/ml) : parts per million - 0.0001%

    • RoHS

      Cd : 100 mg/kg*

      Pb, Hg, Chromelv : 1,000 mg/kg*

      PBBs, PBDES: 1.000 mg/kg*

      IT system - KGP-System

    • EuP (Eco-Design)

      Standby mode : under 1.0W / 0.5W(Display)

      Active mode - under 5.0W

      Eco-design for Low Power Consumption

    • REACH

      Control of SVHC(Substance of Very High Concern) on IT system(KGP-System)

    • WEEE

      WEEE Mark

      Recycling information

      Easy to Recycling Design