The following is a list of major awards Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation Group won in FY2019. We received high evaluations on our environmental activities in Japan and abroad
Japan Semiconductor Corporation
Japan Semiconductor Corporation has now won awards four years in a row, having previously received the Incentive Award, Excellence Award, and the Minister of Environment Award at the same awards ceremony. As activities to educate employees, we are working to improve employees' environmental awareness through various initiatives such as setting energy-saving months (power facility tours, etc.) and holding idea recipe contests using ingredients that are usually discarded. Also, in collaboration with the Tohoku ESD Forum and Iwate University, and various bodies as represented by environmental education workshops for elementary school students, we are training environment-orientated human resources through contributing to society and communication with people outside the Group.
Excellent Enterprise Award for Environmental Human Resource Development: This award ceremony is sponsored by the Ministry of the Environment and the Environmental Human Resources Development Consortium (*1). Awards are given to companies who excel in their efforts to train in-house human resources who will lead environmental conservation and efforts to bring about a greener society and economy with the goal of achieving corporate management in harmony with the global environment.
(*1) A collaboration platform between industry, academia, and public and private sectors for promoting the training of environment-orientated human resources
Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation Group
We are promoting biodiversity conservation activities with various stakeholders such as experts, NPOs, NGOs, local residents, and employees at 8 manufacturing bases nationwide, and our efforts based on their continuation and regional characteristics have now been awarded. Based on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), our interest in biodiversity, and a rise in action, we will continue to promote activities that take advantage of the characteristics of each region.