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This CSR website 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

CSR Library

Otsuka's CSR activities are reported in Integrated Report.

Otsuka’s CSR activities are categorized in five areas of health, environment, quality, culture and employees.

  • 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.

Stakeholder Engagement

The Otsuka group is working to strengthen communication and cooperation with them.

Otsuka Group's CSR

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.

Quality
Compliance
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Implementing Otsuka Group-Wide Training—Global Code of Business Ethics and a Global Anti-Corruption Policy

In order to promote and achieve group-wide compliance under the banner of i...

Culture
Contributing to Communities
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Plant Tours

Otsuka group companies proactively welcome visitors to tour their plants. O...

Environment
Protecting Biodiversity
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Otsuka Group Non-Native Fishing Tournament

Lake Biwa is well known as Japan’s largest lake and has been a local source...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Research and development activities

R&D themes The Otsuka group provides total support for people’s health...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Listening to Customers

In order to field and respond to customer inquiries appropriately, the Otsu...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Initiatives with Business Partners (Suppliers) and CSR Procurement 

In order to seek the sustainable development of the group and society, the ...

Health
Raising Awareness of Health
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Raising Awareness of Women’s Health

The average lifespan in Japan, which is over 80 years old for both men and ...

Employees
Work-Life Balance
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Encouraging the use of paid leave for volunteer work

FoodState (US) encourages their employees to make use of a paid leave syste...

Culture
Contributing to Communities
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Providing Supplies to Regions in Need

One role of the Otsuka group is to make contributions to local communities....

Health
Addressing Unmet Needs
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Addressing Yet-to-be-imagined Consumer Needs

In our nutraceutical business, Otsuka Pharmaceutical leverages our medical-...

Environment
Climate Change Response
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Forest Conservation Activities such as Tree Planting and Thinning

Every year since fiscal 2010 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory and Taiho Pharma...

Culture
Contributing to Communities
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Monthly Volunteer Activities on “ION Day”

Since July 2009, Dong-A Otsuka in South Korea has marked the 25 th of every...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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BCP and BCM Establishment

The Otsuka group has business continuity plans (BCP) in place to ensure tha...

Employees
Work-Life Balance
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Caregiver Support

Otsuka group companies promote various initiatives enabling employees to re...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Basic policy on measures against counterfeit drugs

Counterfeit pharmaceutical products* are products that do not contain the i...

Culture
Contributing to Communities
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Support for Cancer Patients

Every year since 2000, Astex employees and their families have taken part i...

Health
Addressing Unmet Needs
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Medical Food Research from a Global Perspective

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory, a pharmaceutical company with a strong found...

Employees
Work-Life Balance
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Overseas emergency simulation exercise

Otsuka Holdings and Otsuka Pharmaceutical implement a simulation exercise o...

Quality
Compliance
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Promoting Compliance

The Otsuka group of companies formulates their own individual programs to p...

Culture
Contributing to Communities
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Improving School Facilities

Thai Otsuka Pharmaceutical provided support for the planned repair work of ...

Employees
Work-Life Balance
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Otsuka Pharmaceutical carries out various health education and physical fit...

Environment
Climate Change Response
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Initiatives on the Production Floor

The Otsuka group aims to help prevent global warming by promoting both tang...

Culture
Contributing to Communities
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Providing Hope to Cambodian Children

At Korea Otsuka Pharmaceutical, profits made by its employee cafeteria Sam-...

Health
Addressing Unmet Needs
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Addressing Unmet Medical Needs

Otsuka group medical-related businesses develop revolutionary new medicatio...