External Evaluation

Major External Evaluations Conducted During Fiscal 2018

CSR in General

Earned selection to the “World” category of the DJSI

Earned sustainability rating of “Bronze Class” by Robeco SAM

Earned selection to the FTSE4Good Index series

Earned selection to the FTSE Blossom Japan Index

Earned selection to the MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes

Earned selection to the MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index

Earned selection to Ethibel PIONEER and Ethibel EXCELLENCE

Ranked 71st in Toyo Keizai CSR Ranking

Selected as one of the “2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index”

Earned selection to the S&P / JPX Carbon Efficient Index Composite

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Environment

Ranked 62nd in the Nikkei “Environmental Management Ranking”

Acquired certification from the “SBT (Science-Based Targets) Initiative” (June 2018)

Earned selection to the 2018 “CDP Climate Change A-List”

Awarded the 28th “Annual Global Environment Awards” Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Minister Award

Acquired 3-star certification from the Shiga Biodiversity Initiative Certification System

Awarded the “Biodiversity Action Award Japan 2018” in the “Let’s Show Division”

Awarded the “2018 Award for Advanced Human Resource Development for Global Environment” outstanding performance award

Awarded the 13th Japan Chemical Industry Association Responsible Care Award

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Human Resources

Recognized as a “2019 Certified Health and Productivity Management Organization” by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Nippon Kenko Kaigi

Kofu Sekisui Sangyo Co., Ltd.: Received the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s New Diversity Management Selection 100 in fiscal 2016

Earned selection to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s Diversity Management Selection 100 for fiscal 2013

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