External Evaluation

Updated: 2020/6/30

Major External Evaluations Conducted During Fiscal 2019 (as of June 30, 2020)

ESG Index

Earned selection to the “World” category of the DJSI

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 the MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Select Index

Earned selection to Ethibel PIONEER and Ethibel EXCELLENCE

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

SNAM Sustainability Index

  • 7-001
  • 7-003
  • 7-004
  • 10-001
  • 10-002
  • 10-003
  • 7-005
  • 10-004

ESG-Related Ranking, Awards

CSR in General
Earned S&P Global sustainability rating
Earned sustainability rating of “Bronze Class” and “SAM Industry Mover” by S&P Global

Earned selection as one of the “2020 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index” ranking 12th

Ranked 74st in Toyo Keizai CSR Ranking

  • 7-002
  • 10-008
  • 7-007

Environment

Earned selection to the 2019 “CDP Climate Change A-List”

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

Received the Silver (Minister of the Environment Award), ESG Finance Award Japan (Environmentally Sustainable Company category)

Received the 29th “Annual Global Environment Awards” Minister of the Environment Award

Received the Best Resilience Award from the 2020 Japan Resilience Award

Received the “Biodiversity Action Award Japan 2019” Biodiversity Biwako Network

Taga Plant Acquired 3-star certification from the 2019 Shiga Biodiversity Initiative Certification System

Received the 2019 Minister of the Environment Award for Global Warming Prevention Activities (Technology Development and Commercialization category)

  • 7-021
  • 7-022
  • 7-023
  • 7-024
  • 7-025
  • 10-005
  • 10-006

Human Resources

Earned selection as a “Nadeshiko Brand” in the first year of the Reiwa Era by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Tokyo Stock Exchange

Certified as a 2020 Health and Productivity Management Organization by both the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Nippon Kenko Kaigi in the large enterprise category (“White 500”)

Received the 2nd Grand Prize Platinum Career Award

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

  • 10-007
  • 7-009