TSMC requires good hazardous substance management, pollution prevention, energy saving, water saving, waste reduction and other clean production measures in our own factories. We also require and assist suppliers to do so, and even ask suppliers to have their suppliers do so and establish a semiconductor green supply chain together.
Product Life Cycle Environmental / Social Impacts Consideration
TSMC considers, clarifies and compares environmental impacts of each stage based on product life cycle, including product design, raw material mining, production and transportation, product manufacturing and transportation, usage, and waste disposal to raise product environmental friendliness.
For more information, please read TSMC 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report:
Innovation and Service - Sustainable Products
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