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  • Source : Press Release
  • Date : 2021-07-16
  • Companies : Tosoh Corp.

Tosoh Corporation Included in the FTSE4Good Index Series and FTSE Blossom Japan Index

Tokyo, Japan—Tosoh Corporation has been included in the FTSE4Good Index Series, a leading series of indices designed for socially responsible investing, as well as the FTSE Blossom Japan Index.

The FTSE4Good Index Series, produced and maintained by FTSE Russell, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group, includes leading companies from around the world selected for their exceptional performance based on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria.

The FTSE Blossom Japan Index is comprised of Japanese companies that demonstrate outstanding ESG practices, and is one of the indices used by Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund for ESG investing.

Encouraged by this recognition, Tosoh Corporation will continue working to raise its value while helping build a more sustainable society through its ESG initiatives and management philosophy.

TOSOH CORPORATION

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.

Stock Exchange Ticker Symbol: 4042

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