Editorial Policies/ Report Scope

Editorial policies

In this CSR section of Showa Denko’s official website, we are committed to posting information about the Showa Denko Group’s initiatives including those for the environment, society and governance (ESG) and showcasing the Group’s ideas, policies, systems, activity details and numerical data in an exhaustive manner. We will continue to update this CSR section from time to time in and after August 2020 so that we can provide stakeholders with the latest information.
In our integrated report (Showa Denko Report), we publish both financial and nonfinancial information to help our stakeholders understand the Showa Denko Group’s value creation story.
We invite you to read this report along with the CSR section of the website.

Report scope

Period covered by this report

This report covers information for the period from January 1 to December 31, 2019, with some information also provided for 2020.

Organizations covered by this report

“Showa Denko” as used in the text of this report refers to Showa Denko K.K., while “Showa Denko Group” or “the Group” refers to Showa Denko and its consolidated subsidiaries in Japan and abroad. “Group companies in Japan” refer to Showa Denko and its consolidated subsidiaries in Japan.
This report does not include data for Showa Denko Materials Co., Ltd. (former Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd.).

Publication date

August 2020

Guidelines/guidance referenced

    • ISO26000:2010
    • GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards 2016
    • Environmental Reporting Guidelines 2018 from the Ministry of the Environment of Japan
    • Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)

Prepared by

CSR & Corporate Communication Office, Showa Denko K.K.
13-9, Shiba Daimon 1-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8518, Japan
TEL : +81-3-5470-3235

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