South Korea

Headquarters and homeland of TYM Tractors. Focused on the Korean market.

North America

For the US and Canadian market, with regional headquarters in North Carolina.

International

Global coverage and support for Europe, Africa, Asia, Oceania and South America.

Environmental Sustainability

See our philosophy for sustainability and all our data for environmental management, including in-house standards that meet and exceed legal limits and our yearly reduction in resource consumption and waste generation.

Designing our operations for sustainability in every aspect

As TYM, we are committed to being a positive force in our home ground of South Korea and our bases of operation worldwide. Environmental sustainability is a core part of this commitment, as we strive to alleviate the negative affects of industrial operations and global warming.

Water
Our in-house standards for discharge and effluents are more stringent than compliance standards, to facilitate the conservation of water resources

Waste
In addition to recycling and reusing waste-generating resources, we are currently striving to reduce all oily waste by 10%

Power
We are aim to reduce our power consumption by further optimizing usage according to the season

Noise
We maintain noise levels to a maximum of 85 decibals, which is lower than the 90 decibal legal standard, to operate harmoniosly with our surroundings

Water pollutant management

At minimum, TYM meets all legal standards for water pollution management. Additionally, we hold ourselves to more stringent standards as a commitment to promoting cleaner water in all areas of operation.

Legal Limit In-House Standards

pH

5.8 - 8.6 ppm

6.2 - 8.2 ppm

Zn (Zinc)

Up to 5 ppm

3 ppm, or less

Fe (Iron)

Up to 10 ppm

6 ppm, or less

Mn (Manganese)

Up to 10 ppm

6 ppm, or less

Air pollutant management

In addition to staying below legal compliance limits, we continually measure and monitor any gasses or particles we release into the atmosphere. Using this data and optimization processes, we strive to keep decreasing the levels of air pollutants we generate.

Legal Standards In-House Standards 2017 2018 2019 2020

THC (Total Hydrocarbons)

40 ppm, or less

36 ppm, or less

34.08 ppm

19.3 ppm

39.2 ppm

38.1 ppm

Energy and water consumption management

We continuously measure and monitor consumption of power and water to optimize usage and reduce burden on natural resources. In addition to conservation measures, this also facilitates decreasing pollutants from our operations every year.

*1 million KRW ≈ USD 910

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020

Power consumption

22.72 kWh/million won

21.73 kWh/million won

19.0 kWh/million won

18.7 kWh/million won

18.8 kWh/million won

Water consumption

0.23 ton/million won

0.22 ton/million won

0.19 ton/million won

0.17 ton/million won

0.16 ton/million won

Waste management

We collect, separate and treatment waste generated from all our processes. Our continuous education programs consistently reinforce the recycling initiatives to limit landfill waste. All waste is processed by a certified management company to ensure proper handling of any waste we produce.

*1 million KRW ≈ USD 910

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020

Waste synthetic resin

0.51 kg/million won

0.42 kg/million won

0.40 kg/million won

0.36 kg/million won

0.30 kg/million won

Waste paint

0.54 kg/million won

0.43 kg/million won

0.53 kg/million won

0.39 kg/million won

0.35 kg/million won

Oil waste

0.09 kg/million won

0.05 kg/million won

0.04 kg/million won

0.08 kg/million won

0.03 kg/million won

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