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The Otsuka Group CSR Report provides an overview of the diverse initiatives that the Otsuka Group engages in: from its relationship with stakeholders in the course of doing business to realizing its corporate philosophy.

Message from the President

To Become an Indispensable Contributor to People's Health Worldwide

Download Otsuka Group CSR Report 2015

Due to a change in the fiscal year-end to December, the results cover the period from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015. The activities reported on include some conducted more recently.

In this report, we have tried to emphasize the unique aspects of our corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives as a global company, organized around the five areas of health, the environment, quality, culture, and employees. We also sought to expand the scope of information that we provide in the report.

  • Health
  • Environment
  • Quality
  • Culture
  • Employees

Otsuka Group Across the Globe

The Otsuka Group's global businesses create a variety of products that help to maintain and enhance daily health and aid in the diagnosis and treatment of illness.

Otsuka Group's CSR Vision

By identifying materiality, on which the Otsuka Group should focus, the Group continues to strive for sustainable development in its business operations and society at large.

Performance Data

CSR-related data of our 12 key companies in Japan is available here.

Quality
Corporate Governance
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Basic Position on Corporate Governance

Otsuka Holdings formulated its Corporate Governance Guidelines based on Jap...

Environment
Eco-Friendly Products
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Developing Environmental Friendly Packaging

Otsuka Packaging Industries proposes and manufactures eco-friendly packagin...

Quality
Risk Management
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CSR Procurement

Recognizing the importance of working with business partners to implement s...

Employees
Employee Health
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Employee Sports Tournament—Otsuka Techno

Otsuka Techno has held sports tournaments, open to all employees, since beg...

Quality
Risk Management
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Information Security Initiatives

The Otsuka Group has formed the Otsuka Group Information Security Committee...

Environment
Low-Carbon Emissions
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Initiatives in the Office

The Otsuka Group’s office energy-saving activities are focused on increasin...

Health
Communicating Health Information
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My First Water Project

Otsuka Foods, which imports Crystal Geyser and other mineral waters, has be...

Culture
Community Exchange
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Participation in Community Events

Every year, employees from the Otsuka Group participate in the annual Awa O...

Environmental Performance Data
Environmental Performance Data
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Environmental Performance Data

Environmental Performance Data of the Group companies including energy cons...

Quality
Compliance
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Enhancing Whistleblowing System

The Corporate Governance Code calls for establishing a whistleblowing syste...

Environment
Environmental Performance Data
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Environmental Performance Data

Environmental Performance Data of the Group companies including energy cons...

Quality
Compliance
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Compliance Subcommittee Sessions—Otsuka Techno

Otsuka Techno has in place a systematic compliance program designed to ensu...

Employees
Diversity
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Establishment of Workplace Childcare

The Otsuka Group began setting up on-site childcare centers in 2011, in ord...

Culture
Community Exchange
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Tokushima Vortis Professional Soccer Team

Tokushima Vortis professional soccer team was founded in 2004 around a core...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Examples of Product Improvements

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory has succeeded in improving the safety and con...

Culture
Community Initiatives
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Participation in Charity Events

At the Saitama Plant of Taiho Pharmaceutical, employees take part in a prog...

Quality
Compliance
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Compliance Education and Training—Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory has established and implemented the Otsuka P...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Quality and Safety Control

The Otsuka Group has established rigorous quality control systems suited to...

Culture
Youth Education
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Support Through Education

Since 2007, Otsuka Pharmaceutical, Otsuka Chemical, and Taiho Pharmaceutica...

Quality
Risk Management
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Head Office Disaster Prevention Drill—Taiho Pharmaceutical

Taiho Pharmaceutical conducted two disaster prevention drills at its head o...

Culture
Community Exchange
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Reproduction in Ceramic of the Seated Statue of Kobo Daishi

The manufacturing techniques developed by Otsuka Ohmi Ceramics have a valua...

Environment
Environmental Management
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Environmental Policy/Guidelines

<Otsuka Group Environmental Policy> As a global healthcare co...

Employees
Development of Human Capital
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Career Planning

The Otsuka Group provides support for individual career planning, so that a...

Employees
Work-Life Balance
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Parenting Support

Otsuka Group companies in Japan have been accredited with the Kurumin mark ...