residents to express their frank opinions and proposals and to deepen their understanding of the Yazaki Group. Conceptual Diagram of Yazaki’s Stakeholders and Compliance
*EU ELV Directive: The EU ELV Directive is an EU legislation on recycling of end- of-life vehicles which in principle bans the use of four substances – lead, mercury, cadmium, and hexavalent chromium – in vehicles shipped or sold on the European market from July 2003. Lead, mercury and hexavalent chromium content of less than 1,000 ppm and cadmium content of less than 100 ppm is permissible. Infringement will result in heavy fines (with some exceptions).
**Kyoto Protocol: The Kyoto Protocol is the international agreement adopted at the Third Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP3). The Protocol imposes on parties an obligation to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases, including carbon dioxide, a major cause of global warming.