JRC ENVIRONMENTAL REPORT 2009
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Developing environmental conscious product
JRC Site Top TOP Request (Please feel free to offer your comments and suggestions.) JRC ENVIRONMENTAL REPORT 2009 Increasing green procurement Taking steps to combat global warming Reducing waste Complying with values specified by law Improving the management of chemicals
 

We aim to reduce the environmental impact of our products by manufacturing of environmentally conscious products via the establishment of a "Design manual of environmentally conscious products"

Introduction of some products compatible with Type II Environmental Label

 
ARPA (automatic radar plotting aids) Radar
JMA-9100 series

It can quickly and precisely determine the movement of other ships by switching shortly the length of the radar track in seven steps which clearly reflect the course and speed of other ships.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 12% reduction in power consumption
Effective use of resources: 60% improvement of ease of disassembly
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
Image:JMA-9100 series
 
 
Compact weather facsimile
JAX-9B

Compact and lightweight weather facsimile for 10 inch recording that is perfect for small ships; not only for receiving weather maps but also receiving fisheries information.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 15% reduction in power consumption
Effective use of resources: Maintaining compatibility in antenna and electric power supply
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
 
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International VHF radio telephone equipment
JHS-770S/JHS-780D

An international VHF radio telephone equipment that is perfectly compatible with GMDSS and the international standard. It has many JRC's unique super functionalities including the specified ship direct calling function through the AIS connection, intercom function and communication voice digital recording function as well as the excellent basic functions such as the Class A DSC support functions and the ATIS functions for the European inland waterways.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 70% improvement of the efficiency in the use of energy during production
Effective use of resources: 18% improvement of recyclability
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
 
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Observation equipment for an event-type telemeter system
JYY-160

Equipment to send information on events such as precipitation or debris flooding in real-time that is perfect for systems to monitor event occurrences on a timely basis, including disaster prevention equipment for sand erosion.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 60% reduction in power consumption during transmission
Effective use of resources: Improved recyclability by eliminating plastic and resin-coated parts from the mechanical parts
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
 
Image:JYY-160Fig:JJY-160 Diagram
 
 
Built-in wireless LAN board
CMN-727A

A wireless LAN board in CF card size that is compatible with 11a, 11b and 11g.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 15% reduction in power consumption
Effective use of resources: 16% reduction in the number of used parts
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
 
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Alarm monitoring equipment
NDC-1169A

Equipment to monitor and control contact input and contact output with no voltage via an IP network. It can monitor the contact information and notify the administrator of any change in state via E-mail. And it can refer to the contact state and control the contact output with web browsers and SNMP.
In addition, it can relay the contact information when two NDC-1169As are used facing each other.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 47.6% reduction in power consumption (per contact)
Effective use of resources: Maintaining compatibility in electric power supply
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
 
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Protocol conversion equipment
NDC-1187A

Equipment to convert serial communication of RS-232C and RS422/485 interfaces to TCP/IP socket communication. With this, various equipment with serial interfaces can be connected to IP networks.

Design features of the environmentally conscious product
Energy efficiency: 58.9% reduction in power consumption (per serial port)
Effective use of resources: Maintaining compatibility in electric power supply
No hazardous substance is used: RoHS compatible product
Image:NDC-1187AFig:NDC-1187A Diagram
 


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