Panasonic Corporation released information on annual social and environmental initiatives on its corporate website on August 20, 2014.
This is in accordance with the core option of the G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines, which were newly published by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). It explains Panasonic's CSR/environmental management structures, including policies and promotion systems, with a look at the results of fiscal 2013 (the year ended March 31, 2014).
It also introduces examples of Panasonic businesses and products, such as its housing business, automotive business, and solar lanterns. Interested parties can read about the efforts that Panasonic has made to contribute to society and the environment through its business activities, and to realize 'A Better Life, A Better World.'
In addition to yearly activity reports, Panasonic has recently added 'Our Priorities' and 'Sustainability FILES' to its Sustainability website to clearly communicate the activities of the Panasonic Group.
- Contribution to the Earth's Environment
- Knowing the Customer
- Compliance with Regulations
- Respect for Human Rights
- Development of Personnel
- Cooperation with Suppliers
- Coexistence with Communities
In addition to Guideline Indexes to make it easy for users to find the information they are searching for, a Researcher Index is also provided that lists all of the Panasonic management structures.
Sustainability Report 2014
In consideration of the increasing importance of sustainability management, Panasonic publishes the Sustainability Report to comprehensively introduce its sustainability management activities during fiscal 2013 and its actual efforts in detail.
The report is available on the Sustainability website in PDF versions, downloadable either entirely or by major chapters, so that users can save or print the contents according to their interests.