This report supports SDG 12: Responsible Production & Consumption, Target 12.6, which encourages companies to include sustainability information in their reporting cycles.
Toyota's North American Environmental Report references the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards listed below. See the Toyota Motor Corporation's GRI Content Index for global information related to GRI disclosures.
|GRI 2: General Disclosures 2021||2-1 Organizational details||About This Report|
|2-2 Entities included in the organization’s sustainability reporting||
Toyota Motor North America, Inc. (TMNA)
|2-3 Reporting period, frequency and contact point||About This Report|
|2-4 Restatements of information||TMNA has restated water data for FY2020 and FY2021 to fill in minor gaps in reporting from a few sites.|
|2-5 External assurance||
See the Toyota Sustainability Data Book, pages 44-45, for the Verification Statement prepared for Toyota Motor Corp.
|2-6 Activities, value chain and other business relationships||
TMNA distributes and markets passenger cars and trucks for sale at Toyota and Lexus dealerships in the U.S. TMNA manufactures passenger cars and trucks and engines at 13 plants in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. TCI distributes and markets passenger cars and trucks for sale at Toyota and Lexus dealerships in Canada. TMNA reported U.S. sales in 2021 of over 2.3 million vehicles. TCI reported Canadian sales in 2021 of over 225,000 vehicles. There are more than 1,900 Toyota and Lexus dealerships in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
|2-7 Employees||Over 46,000 team members in the U.S., Canada and Mexico|
|2-9 Governance structure and composition||Environmental Sustainability Governance|
|2-22 Statement on sustainable development strategy|
|2-27 Compliance with laws and regulations||
See Compliance for information on environmental compliance in North America.
|2-28 Membership associations||Stakeholder Engagement|
|2-29 Approach to stakeholder engagement||Stakeholder Engagement|
|GRI 3: Material Topics 2021||3-1 Process to determine material topics||See the Toyota Sustainability Data Book, page 5, for a description of TMC’s process for determining materiality for the global entity.|
|3-2 List of material topics||
Material environmental topics are Carbon, Water, Materials and Biodiversity.
|3-3 Management of material topics|
|GRI 301: Materials 2016||301-2 Recycled input materials used||Sustainable Materials|
|301-3 Reclaimed products and their packaging materials|
|GRI 302: Energy 2016||302-1 Energy consumption within the organization||Environmental Metrics Table – Energy|
|302-3 Energy intensity|
|302-5 Reductions in energy requirements of products and services|
|GRI 303: Water and Effluents 2018||303-1 Interactions with water as a shared resource||Commitment to Water as a Shared Resource|
|303-2 Management of water discharge-related impacts|
|303-3 Water withdrawal|
|303-4 Water discharge|
|303-5 Water consumption|
|GRI 304: Biodiversity 2016||304-1 Operational sites owned, leased, managed in, or adjacent to, protected areas and areas of high biodiversity value outside protected areas||Restoring Habitat|
|304-2 Significant impacts of activities, products and services on biodiversity|
|304-3 Habitats protected or restored|
|304-4 IUCN Red List species and national conservation list species with habitats in areas affected by operations|
|GRI 305: Emissions 2016||305-1 Direct (Scope 1) GHG emissions|
|305-2 Energy indirect (Scope 2) GHG emissions|
|305-3 Other indirect (Scope 3) GHG emissions|
|305-4 GHG emissions intensity|
|305-5 Reduction of GHG emissions|
|305-7 Nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur oxides (SOx), and other significant air emissions|
|GRI 306: Waste 2020||306-1 Waste generation and significantwaste-related impacts|
|306-2 Management of significant waste-related impacts|
|306-3 Waste generated|
|306-4 Waste diverted from disposal|
|306-5 Waste directed to disposal|
|GRI 308: Supplier Environmental Assessment 2016||308-2 Negative environmental impacts in the supply chain and actions taken||
The primary negative impact in our supply chain is CO2 emissions that contribute to climate change. See Life Cycle for our supplier CO2 target and Green Supplier Requirements for information on how we are collecting information from suppliers.
|GRI 413: Local Communities 2016||413-1 Operations with local community engagement, impact assessments, and development programs||
Examples of local community engagement include: