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Commitment to the Conservation of Biodiversity

In December 2011, the Company published "Sumitomo Chemical's Commitment to the Conservation of Biodiversity" to set out its policy on biodiversity conservation. We will continue to observe international rules and standards, strengthen and expand our efforts to conserve biodiversity and promote sustainable use of biological resources, and contribute to sustainable development of the global community with the power of chemistry.

Sumitomo Chemical's Commitment to the Conservation of Biodiversity

  1. We position the conservation of biodiversity as one of our most important management issues and strive to help protect the global environment.
  2. We work to continuously reduce environmental impact in our production operations and our development and supply of products and services and in cooperation with third parties in the supply chain and thereby contribute to the conservation of biodiversity.
  3. By regularly implementing education programs, we ensure that employees fully recognize and understand the importance of biodiversity and promote our commitment to its conservation.
  4. We continuously engage in corporate social responsibility activities that contribute to environmental protection and lead to greater trust and confidence from society.
  5. We disclose the results of these efforts and maintain effective communication with the general public.