Sustainability

Actions Toward SDGs

We will contribute to the creation of a sustainable
society while addressing our five major task.

The RIKEN TECHNOS GROUP will contribute to the creation of a su stainable society. We will also strengthen our efforts towards the SDGs, which are universal goals in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted at a United Nations Summit. The entire RIKEN TECHNOS GROUP will strive to identify and resolve goals in accordance with the five major tasks set forth in the new three-year mid-term business plan.

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
New three-year mid-term
business plan
Major tasks
Actions towards the SDGs
  • GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
  • INDUSTRY, INNOVATION, AND INFRASTRUCTURE
  • RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION
  • PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS
  • CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION
  • RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION
  • GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
  • CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION
  • AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY
  • RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION
  • CLIMATE ACTION
  • NO POVERTY
  • QUALITY EDUCATION
  • GENDER EQUALITY
  • DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH
  • REDUCED INEQUALITIES
  • PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS
  1. New three-year mid-term business plan Major tasks

    1) Intensifying Global Management and Generating Synergies 2) Improving the Capacity to Generate Revenuesand Profits through Strategic Thinking

    Actions towards the SDGs

    • GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

      Provide medical products globally

      • We support medical devices with safe and reliable compound products. RIKEN TECHNOS products are hygienic and designed to ensure that medical devices operate smoothly, reducing the burden on both patients and medical professionals.

    • INDUSTRY, INNOVATION, AND INFRASTRUCTURE

      EV product development

      • We will deliver a wide range of products, including charging cable covering materials and sensor covers.

    • RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION

      Respond to social needs such as recycling, weight reduction, and food loss reduction

      • For example, we will expand sales of elastomer compounds with excellent recyclability as rubber substitutes.

      • Film products play a role as paint substitutes and contribute to reducing VOCs. In addition, metallic films used as metal replacement parts contribute to weight reduction.

      • In food packaging, we contribute to reducing food loss by keeping food hygienic and preserving excess food.

    • PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS

      Contributions to the information society

      • RIKEN TECHNOS electromagnetic shielding materials and high-speed transmission materials (5G compatible) are indispensable products for the information society.

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  2. New three-year mid-term business plan Major tasks

    3) Realizing a Production Structure that Reflects the Thorough Pursuit of Efficiency

    Actions towards the SDGs

    • CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

      Appropriate management of chemical substances and waste

      • In all processes from product development to disposal, we control chemical substances and waste in order to reduce the environmental impact of environmentally hazardous substances.

    • RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION

      Increasing production efficiency

      • We will continue to increase production efficiency through manpower reduction and automation. Increasing production efficiency can improve the working environment and reduce material and energy losses. We will continue our efforts to improve efficiency.

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  3. New three-year mid-term business plan Major tasks

    4) Contributing to Sustainable Societies

    Actions towards the SDGs

    • GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

      Expand sales of medical materials

      • We develop and sell products that provide antimicrobial, antiviral (SIAA), deodorant, disinfectant, stain-resistant, and insect repellent functions.

    • CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

      Conserving water

      • In the event of a disaster, high-performance wrap can reduce the amount of washing water used. Food wrap is delivered to the affected areas as relief supplies.

    • AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY

      Contributing to renewable energy

      • Elastomer compound Trinity® FR is used in solar cable coatings to support clean energy transmission.

    • RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION

      CO2 reduction, waste reduction and chemical control

      • These are the major environmental tasks being tackled by the RIKEN TECHNOS GROUP throughout all value chains

    • CLIMATE ACTION

      Flood control by tree planting

      • We plant trees every year in Indonesia to prevent repeated floods.

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  4. New three-year mid-term business plan Major tasks

    5) Strengthening Corporate Foundations through Management Emphasizing Human Resource Development and Governance

    Actions towards the SDGs

    • NO POVERTY

      Ongoing support

      • We will continue to donate through United Way, etc.

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    • QUALITY EDUCATION

      Supporting the future generation

      • We will provide scholarships to students and services to schools in the communities where we are located. We also support students who work hard through the production of the “YUME-Lab” TV program.

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    • GENDER EQUALITY

      Promoting active participation of women

      • We will promote the active participation of women globally.

    • DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

      Occupational safety and health and human resource utilization

      • We are strengthening our efforts and consider occupational safety and health as one of the most important foundations of our corporate activities. We will also promote diversification of human resources through internal recruitment, etc.

    • REDUCED INEQUALITIES

      Utilizing diverse human resources

      • We will employ diverse human resources and provide opportunities for them to play active roles.

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  5. SDGs common to all major tasks

    • PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS
      • Our partnerships with stakeholders are indispensable for addressing all major tasks.
        The RIKEN TECHNOS GROUP will work with everyone to realize “More Value to All 2021: Generating Greater Value Together!”

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