Kumho Tire that aspires to be the Beautiful Company that flies into the future with the nature is proactively leading the environmental friendly management, environmental friendly product, green marketing, environmental friendly process improvement and social contribution activity to realize the sustainable environmental friendly enterprise for the 21st century.
Establish EMS and LCA (in connection with DFE, EPE and LCC), EL certification, etc.
Kumho Tire is focused on being the environmentally friendly enterprise in both system and product aspects for ‘Environment Protection’ which is the key word of the 21st century, and is realizing the ‘World Class Environment Enterprise’.
As the pioneer in the domestic tire industry, Kumho Tire has obtained ISO 14001 certification on September 1, 1996 and is turning into an environment-friendly enterprise with the goal of improving the environmental effect that occurs in all production activity and service of the enterprise.
With the LCA system, Kumho Tire quantitatively analyzes and evaluates the environmental effect consumed and exhausted in the life cycle to not only minimize the effect to the environment but also to proactively use the results to the development of environmentally friendly product.
Kumho Tire acquires Nordic Eco label of North Europe and domestic environment label certificate to eight products demonstrating the first eco-friendly company in the tire industry. We will continue to develop new materials of low pollution and eco-friendly next generation green tire with extreme excellent fuel efficiency
Acquired Korea’s first Environmental label certificate to car, truck and bus tire products executed by the ministry of environment with strict test analysis and fair investigation of foreign test agency and specialists.
With the carbon report mark certification, we become Korea's first tire company certified for its greenhouse gas emission amount during the whole process.
We have become Korea's first tire company registered and certified for its greenhouse gas emission reduction performance, participating in the government‘s low carbon and green growth campaign
Kumho Tire is doing the best for environmental improvement and management by establishing the environment protection system throughout the full process of raw material selection and transportation, product production, customer product use and disposal etc. Based on the results of the environment management activity mentioned above, Kumho Tire with collection facility and waster water treatment facility, has achieved the performance of maintaining 50% of legally permitted air pollution level and 10% of legally permitted water pollution level.
With the goal of improving the human life, Kumho Tire, focusing on sustainable management, is participating in various social contribution activities including visiting neighbors where the environment protection is neglected and local volunteering activities.