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Inclusion in SRI indexes*

Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma's initiatives in the area of CSR activities have been highly evaluated, and we have been included in the following SRI indexes*.

* Indicators of socially responsible investment, which utilizes evaluation/selection standards that consider not only corporate financial matters but also social responsibility.

FTSE4Good Index Series

This is an SRI index created by FTSE Russell. Companies that fulfill a certain level of CSR activities are selected as component companies. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma has been selected for 14 consecutive years since 2004.

FTSE Blossom Japan Index

From among the FTSE4Good component companies, Japanese companies that meet clear, highly transparent standards for Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices are selected as component companies for the FTSE Blossom Japan Index.

MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index

This SRI index is prepared by MSCI. From among the component companies of the MSCI Japan IMI Top 500 Index (top 500 companies by market capitalization), companies with high ESG evaluations are selected as the component companies for this index.

MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN)

From among the component companies of the MSCI Japan IMI Top 500 Index (top 500 companies by market capitalization), companies that are leaders in gender diversity in their sector groups are selected as the component companies for this index.

SNAM Sustainability Index

This index is prepared by Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Asset Management Co., Ltd. Based on an original evaluation system, companies that exceed a standard score are selected as component companies for this index.

External CSR Evaluations
Acquisition of accreditation mark based on the Act on Advancement of
Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children

The Act on Advancement of Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children came into effect in 2005. In accordance with this law, companies that formulate action plans to support child-rearing by employees, achieve planned targets, and meet certain standards are eligible for certification by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare. The Kurumin mark demonstrates that a company has received this certification. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma has received this certification five times, including in 2017.

Acquisition of “Eruboshi” certification mark

In accordance with the Act on Promotion of Women's Participation and Advancement in the Workplace, which came into effect in 2016, companies that formulate action plans to promote active careers for female employees and achieve excellent results with related initiatives are eligible for certification by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare. The Eruboshi mark demonstrates that a company has received this certification. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma has received this certification for two consecutive years, starting in 2016.

Selected as “Outstanding Enterprise in Health and Productivity Management ? White 500”

The “Outstanding Enterprise in Health and Productivity Management Certification System,” which was established by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in 2016, is a system for recognizing companies and groups that are implementing especially strong health and productivity management. Of these companies, the White 500 program certifies large corporations that implement excellent health and productivity management in cooperation with their health insurance providers. This program, which is offered jointly by METI and Nippon Kenko Kaigi, is intended to expand the number of companies that are implementing health and productivity management. The program will certify 500 companies by 2020. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma was selected in 2017, the first year of the program.

Acquisition of Certification as a Leading Company in the Support of Active Careers for Women

Each year, in accordance with established standards, Osaka City certifies companies and groups that are actively striving to establish environments that support active careers for women. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma received this certification in 2016.

Receipt of Merit Award at Osaka Stop! Global Warming Awards

Osaka Prefecture awards companies and worksites that have implemented superior initiatives that will serve as a model for others. These awards are implemented in regard to the control of greenhouse gas emissions from business activities, the control of artificial exhaust heat, and the leveling off of electricity demand. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma received the merit award for two consecutive years, starting in 2015.

Receipt of Award at Yokohama Global Warming Countermeasures Awards

The City of Yokohama awards companies that have formulated and implemented plans to control greenhouse gas emissions and have implemented superior initiatives, in accordance with the city's global warming countermeasure system. In fiscal 2015, Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma received an award for its achievement of a 10% year-on-year reduction in a CO₂ emissions intensity indicator.

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CSR Activities Report 2017

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Corporate Report 2017

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