What's New

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Ensuring Safety
Training Seminar Organized by the Safety & Environmental Protection Headquarters

Training Seminar Organized by the Safety & Environmental Protection Headquarters

Safety, Environment (HSSE) & Quality Assurance Department as the secret...

Personnel Systems
Fair Evaluation and Compensation

Fair Evaluation and Compensation

In line with the business integration of Idemitsu and Showa Shell, from FY2...

Response to Climate Change
GHG Reduction Initiatives 5. Development and Social Implementation of Innovative Technologies

Cooperation in the CCS Demonstration Project

We have been cooperating in a CCS demonstration project run by Japan CCS Co...

Sustainability
Participation in the Initiatives

Signing of the United Nations Global Compact and Initiatives

In July 2019, Idemitsu Kosan expressed its support for the ten principl...

Efforts to Improve Workplace Culture and Motivation
Reform of Working Styles at Manufacturing Sites

Work Style Reform at Production Sites

Within our manufacturing and technology divisions, we are looking beyond th...

Quality Control and Quality Assurance
Commitment to Quality Management and Quality Assurance Initiatives

Initiatives to Ensure Product Safety

We conduct checks of product safety at each product stage, from research an...

Quality Control and Quality Assurance
Basic Approach to Quality

Quality assurance system at the corporate level

The Quality Assurance Headquarters has been established as a corporate qual...

Human Resource Development
Personnel Assignments and Transfers to Match the Right Person to the Right Place

Personnel Assignments and Transfers to Match the Right Person to the Right Place

Our employees have individual interviews with their superiors once a year t...

Human Resource Development
Stance on Human Resource Development and Educational Systems

Overview of Educational and Training Systems

The base of our education and training system is the cultivation of compete...

Ensuring Safety
Initiatives at Departments and Group Companies

Tokuyama Complex Internal Disaster Risk Reduction Contest

On June 28, 2019, Tokuyama Complex hosted an internal disaster-risk-reducti...

Intellectual Property
External Recognitions

Award from the Commissioner of Japan Patent Office under the Intellectual Property Achievement Awards Program (April 11, 2018)

Idemitsu was chosen to receive an Award from the Commissioner of the Ja...

Response to Circular Economy
Initiative 3 Carbon Recycling

Our Unique Technologies for Reusing CO₂ as Resources

We have succeeded in the direct synthesis of methane and other hydrocarbons...

Human Resource Development
Other Support for Employee Growth

Career Plan Seminar

Idemitsu offers support to enable each employee to autonomously build their...

Sustainability
Sustainability Promotion Structure

Sustainability Promotion Structure

To conduct management from the perspective of sustainability, we establishe...

Risk Management
Information Management

Employee education

Information security education via e-learning We provide annual e-learni...

Pollution Prevention
Conservation of Air Environment

Conservation of Air Environment

Air pollutants discharged through our business operations include sulfur ox...

Efforts to Improve Workplace Culture and Motivation
DTK (Dattara Ko Shiyo) Project (=Business Process Redesign)

The Project Structure

In fiscal 2019, we focused on creating new ways of working in all divisions...

Response to Climate Change
Basic Stance / Risks and Opportunities Identification Based on Scenario Analysis

Identifying Risks and Opportunities Based on Scenario Analysis

Scenario Analysis With regard to risks and opportunities associated with...

Efforts to Improve Workplace Culture and Motivation
Reinforcing Internal Communication

Reinforcing Internal Communication

We took steps to strengthen internal communication as a way of maintaining ...

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Initiatives
Promoting the Active Participation of People with Disabilities

Basic Stance

We are working to create an environment in which people with disabilities...

Promotion of Employees’ Health
FY2019 Performance

Idemitsu SM (Malaysia) Health Program

Our staff in Idemitsu SM (Malaysia) launched their original "Health Pro...

Ensuring Safety
External Initiatives

Training for Top Management

To prevent serious industrial accidents and disasters, it is vital that the...

Response to Land Use Change
Response to Land Use Change

Rehabilitation of Coal Mines in Australia

Soil, along with air and water, is an important element in considering the ...

Efforts to Improve Workplace Culture and Motivation
Improving the Workplace Environment

Cherishing the Spirit of Unity; Electronic Materials Department’s First Global Administration Meeting

Electronic Materials Department, which is expanding its businesses overseas...