Sustainable Musical Instrument Manufacturing
Afforestation in Tanzania in cooperation with local communities
World’s First Mass Production of Musical Instruments
Using Lead-Free Solder
Reduction of formaldehydrocarbons
Not only wind instruments but also percussion instruments are being implemented.
Formaldehyde, found in adhesives for wood, is known as one the causative substances of sick house syndrome, also known as sick building syndrome.
To reduce formaldehyde use, Yamaha has improved equipment, adhesives, and processing conditions at its percussion and winds factories. All Yamaha percussion and wind instruments shipped since 2009 have met the standards of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.