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DENSO Using Plant-derived Plastics in Its Products

DENSO Using Plant-derived Plastics in Its Products

Developing environmentally friendly and highly functional materials Mar. 21, 2017 KARIYA (Japan) ― DENSO Corporation today announced that it is using bio-polycarbonate (PC) made from starch and urethane resin extracted from castor oil in some of its products. DENSO has been conducting research and development on plant-derived plastic materials, which are based on plant molecular ... Read More
 

DENSO Sends Students Back-to-School with $7,500 in Local Student Scholarships

BATTLE CREEK, MICH. – DENSO Manufacturing Michigan, Inc. (DMMI), a leading supplier of automotive systems and components and the largest employer in Battle Creek, has awarded scholarships to five outstanding students through partnerships with the Battle Creek Community Foundation (BCCF) and the Battle Creek Area Math and Science Center (BCAMSC). The DMMI Scholarship Fund was ... Read More
 
DENSO Awarded a Medal from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

DENSO Awarded a Medal from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

KARIYA (Japan) – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) awarded DENSO the IEEE Medal for Environmental and Safety Technologies for being the first company in the world to commercialize an electronically controlled injection system (diesel common rail), which has made a significant contribution to the spread of clean diesel vehicles. The award ceremony ... Read More
 
DENSO Hosts SP 3Q Meeting

DENSO Hosts SP 3Q Meeting

On August 12, SP held its 3rd Quarter Meeting at DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee. Bob Booker, Senior Manager of Safety, Health & Environment, Corp Communications and General Administration, welcomed participants to DENSO and discussed the plant’s CSR activities. The meeting included discussion on enhancing collaboration with US EPA, advancing materials efficiency across the supply chain, engaging ... Read More
 
Partnering for Profit and Planet: SP meets at DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee

Partnering for Profit and Planet: SP meets at DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee

On October 10, SP members representing automotive OEMs, suppliers and the US EPA met at DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee for SP’s quarterly membership forum. The discussion focused on environmental sustainability in the automotive supply chain, providing a forum for members to work together, learn from each other and share environmental best practices in areas such as ... Read More