16 AKEBONO REPORT 2011 Akebono Brake Industry Co. Ltd.AAIJ’s Environmental Preservation andSocial Contribution Activities?Aluminum RecyclingAAIJ established a cascade recyclingsystem wherein impure aluminumbyproducts of the aluminum castingprocess are collected for reuse. Localcommunity businesses process thecollected material and make suchitems as fire extinguisher nozzles.Through this activity AAIJ is creatingjob opportunities while contributing tothe development of the local economy.Cascade recycling: The secondary use of materials for another purpose once theyhave fulfilled their primary purpose?Wastewater RecyclingAAIJ also recycles wastewaterby filtering and conditioningit for reuse in cleaning plantwateringand industrialapplications.?Support Local Governments’ Profit-Making BusinessesAAIJ outsources to local governmentsthe cleaning of the plastic boxes ituses for product distribution and providesadvice on how to increase profitand improve such operations. Profitsmade from these businesses areused for local community activities.?Participation in Local CouncilTogether with neighboring companies AAIJ participates in a local council everyyear to discuss methods of providingassistance to address problems in localcommunities. In June 2010 the relevantparties gathered to confirm local needsand identify support activities.?Food AidEvery year AAIJ donates food to povertystrickenareas. In August 2010 AAIJdonated 1 000 boxes of food to localcommunities and 50 boxes to a child welfarefacility as part of its efforts to fightpoverty.? Scholarships for ChildrenWith the aim of developing next-generation human resources AAIJ offers a scholarship system for children both those of itsassociates and those from local communities.In 2010 38 elementary school students 14 junior high school students and12 senior high school students were chosen and in September AAIJ held a ceremonyto award scholarships to thosestudents.?Safety and Health ActivitiesAAIJ proactively participates in localcommunity safety and health activities.As part of such activities in December2010 AAIJ worked in tandem with localgovernments disinfest the area in orderto prevent and curb the spread of denguefever which has been rising in incidencein Southeast Asia.PT. Tri Dharma Wisesa changed its corporate name to PT.Akebono Brake Astra Indonesia (AAIJ) in January 2011. Thepurpose of the corporate name change is to reflect the company’sgrowth as a global company that contributes to the developmentof Indonesia while maintaining a strong alliance withAkebono Brake Industry Co. Ltd. and Astra International Tbk.Activities at PT. Akebono Brake Astra Indonesia (AAIJ)TOPICSPromoting company spirit AAIJ renovated its facilities forassociates.Address:Jl. Pegangsaan Dua Blok A1 Km. 1 6 Kelapa Gading Jakarta IndonesiaPrincipal businesses:Manufacturing and sales of drumbrakes disc brakes (for motorcyclesand automobiles) pads and liningsNumber of associates:Approximately 1 400 (largest amongthe Group production plants)AAIJ associates and akebono president Hisataka NobumotoAAIJ Corporate Name Change Ceremony (February 11 2011)Overview of AAIJ1981 PT. Tri Dharma Wisesa (TDW) founded1996 akebono acquired a 30% capital stake in TDW2006 akebono expanded its capital stake to 50% and included TDW intoits scope of consolidation2011 Corporate name changed to PT. Akebono Brake Astra IndonesiaPT. Akebono Brake Astra Indonesia (AAIJ)Shower stallsCompletion ceremony for new facilities(December 8 2010)Company cafeteriaMosqueAluminum recycling facilitiesAAIJ’s wastewater recycling systemBoxes being cleanedWater quality testingfor recycled waterEradication of mosquitoes thattransmit dengue feverScholarship award ceremonyLocal council meetingFood aid