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Human Rights
Human Rights

Stance and Basic Policy on Workplace Harassment

The Group’s stance is that respect for human rights should be prioritized i...

Sustainable Procurement
Selection of New Suppliers Based on Social and Environmental Standards

Selection of New Suppliers Based on Social and Environmental Standards

Working in collaboration with all its suppliers, we hold in-house workshops...

Efforts to Improve Workplace Culture and Motivation
Next Forum Initiatives

Next Forum Initiatives

Next Forum is a company meeting for employees and management to directl...

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Initiatives
Balancing Work and Life

Publishing the Guidebook on Supporting a Balance between Work and Caregiving/Childcare Measure1.

In May 2020, we published an in-house guidebook on Idemitsu’s work-life...

Response to Water Risk
Examples of Specific Initiatives

Reduction of Water Consumption through Collaboration with Other Companies

At Aichi Refinery, we are working to reduce water consumption by sharing co...

Social Contribution Activities
Concept of Social Contribution Activities / Expenses

Concept of Social Contribution Activities

Idemitsu Group continues to work on social contribution activities focusing...

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

Employee Education and Awareness Raising Regarding Quality

The Idemitsu Group conducts education and awareness raising activities aime...

Biodiversity Conservation
Initiative 2 Co-Creation through Participation in External Projects

Participating in "Inochi wo Tsunagu Project” (Aichi Refinery)

Aichi Refinery is a key active member of the "Inochi wo Tsunagu Project*” w...

Ensuring Safety
Practical Fire Fighting Training

Aichi Refinery Water Spraying Drill with Members of the Joint Disaster Risk Reduction Organization

On June 5 and 6, 2019, in accordance with the Act on the Prevention of ...

Ensuring Safety
Safety and Health Initiatives

Reinforcement of Earthquake Resistance of Existing Facilities

Our refineries and complexes have worked to strengthen our measures in prep...

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

Participation in “Challenge Zero,” Keidanren Initiative

We are a participant in “Challenge Zero,” an initiative sponsored by the Ke...

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...

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Initiatives
Balancing Work and Life

Measures Supporting the Balance of Work and Childcare in Response to Life Events

Overview of Measures Measure A.All employees: Provide ...

Environmental Management / Environmental Policy
Environmental Education and Awareness-Raising Activities

Protecting the Blue Sea for the Future!

On June 25, 2019, Aichi Refinery hosted a study group regarding environ...

Social Contribution Activities
Relations with Local Community:Activities at Overseas Bases

Supporting the Munch Museum in Norway

In Norway, which is one base for our petroleum upstream business, Idemitsu ...

Biodiversity Conservation
The History of Our Biodiversity Initiatives

Methods for Developing a Framework for Initiatives

As discussed earlier, we have long been engaged in biodiversity conservatio...

Human Resource Development
Global Human Resource Development


Even the energy sector is expected to see global competition intensify acro...

Intellectual Property
Research and Development Initiatives

Developing innovative technologies solar power a major energy source

In August 2020, two of our project proposals were taken up by the NEDO as j...

Corporate Governance
Nomination of Candidates for Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members / Training

Nomination of Director Candidates

The Company has adopted human resource standards for Directors with an eye ...

Personnel Systems
Promotion of Diverse and Flexible Working Styles

Promotion of Diverse and Flexible Working Styles

As part of our efforts to create a worker-friendly environment for a divers...

Environmental Impacts on the Supply Chain
Environmental Data of Refineries and Complexes

Chiba Complex (Petrochemicals)

  Unit FY2016 FY2017 FY2018 FY2019 ...

Idemitsu Group’s Sustainability
Medium-term Management Plan

Basic Policies and Priority Topics for 2030

Based on the recognition of the business environment given on page 12, Idem...

Biodiversity Conservation
Initiative 1 Establishment of Green Belts at Refineries

Minimizing the negative impact of our operations

The exhaust gas, wastewater and industrial waste emitted from business oper...

Sustainable Procurement
Concept of Sustainable Procurement

Concept of Sustainable Procurement

Idemitsu aims for the sustainable development of society and the company by...