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  • Source : Press Release
  • Date : 2022-03-24
  • Companies : Tosoh Corp.

Tosoh Awarded EcoVadis Silver Medal Sustainability Rating

Tokyo, Japan—For the second consecutive year, Tosoh Corporation has been awarded a Silver Medal in the 2022 sustainability rating by the international evaluation organization EcoVadis.

The Tosoh Group aims to sustainably enhance its corporate value by contributing to the resolution of social issues. To this end, it has actively promoted various initiatives in the environmental, social, and governance aspects of the Group’s own operations as well as those of its customers.

To maintain the trust of its stakeholders, Tosoh Corporation will contribute to the realization of a sustainable society by creating and providing environmentally friendly products and technologies.

About EcoVadis

EcoVadis is an information-sharing platform constructed by the company EcoVadis, headquartered in France, for the purpose of promoting supply chain sustainability. It comprehensively evaluates corporate social responsibility activities from four perspectives outside the financial domain: Environment, Labor and Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Procurement. More than 90,000 companies in over 160 countries spanning 200-plus industries are registered. The Silver Medal is awarded to the top 25 percent of all companies evaluated.

TOSOH CORPORATION

Who We Are

Tosoh Corporation is the parent of the Tosoh Group, which comprises over 100 companies worldwide and a multiethnic workforce of over 12,000 people. It generated net sales of ¥732.9 billion (US$6.9 billion at the average rate of ¥106.1 to the US dollar) in fiscal 2021, ended March 31, 2021.

What We Do

Tosoh is one of the largest chlor-alkali manufacturers in Asia. The company supplies the plastic resins and an array of the basic chemicals that support modern life. Tosoh’s petrochemical operations supply ethylene, polyethylene, and functional polymers, while its advanced materials business serves the global semiconductor, display, and solar industries. Tosoh has also pioneered sophisticated bioscience systems that are used for the monitoring of life-threatening diseases. In addition, Tosoh demonstrates its commitment to a sustainable future in part by manufacturing a variety of eco-products.

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