Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) / Environmental and Social Report 2012

Relations with Stakeholders*

Relations with Stakeholders

*Stakeholders are individuals, groups and organizations, such as those indicated in this chart, that have an interest in, and can be affected by the actions of, Taiyo Nippon Sanso.

Editorial policy

The purpose of this report is to inform people about the environmental preservation and social responsibility initiatives of Taiyo Nippon Sanso and its Group companies.

Scope of reporting

In principle, this report covers the activities of Taiyo Nippon Sanso and its domestic Group companies. For some graph data, however, the scope differs. Accordingly, entities covered by individual graphs are indicated in notes.

Period covered

Data in this report is for fiscal year 2012, the year ended March 31, 2012, although some activities from fiscal year 2013 and future tasks and goals are also featured.

Guidelines used

The report was prepared in accordance with Environmental Reporting Guidelines (2007 Edition), published by Japan’s Ministry of the Environment, and Sustainability Reporting Guidelines (2006), published by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI).

Date of publication

November 2012 (subsequent report: November 2013 (tentative); previous report: November 2011)