Konica Minolta's CSR Policy
Evaluation of CSR by External Parties
Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Index and Corporate Evaluation
Konica Minolta Awarded with RobecoSAM Silver Class
Konica Minolta, Inc. has been awarded with RobecoSAM Silver Class. RobecoSAM, based in Switzerland, is an investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing.
Konica Minolta Recognized with CDP Leadership Positions
Konica Minolta has achieved a position both in CDP's global Climate Performance Leadership Index (CPLI) and CDP's Japan 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI).
Evaluation of Socially Responsible Investment (SRI)
Konica Minolta, Inc. is currently included in the following SRI (social responsibility investment) indexes.(as of September 25, 2014)
|■Dow Jones Sustainability Index
||Konica Minolta has been included in the World Index and the Asia Pacific Index of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index in 2014 run by Dow Jones in the U.S. and SAM in Switzerland.
|■FTSE4Good Global Index
||Konica Minolta has been included in the FTSE4Good Global Index owned by the FTSE Group in the UK.
|■Prime Status by Oekom Research
||Konica Minolta has been awarded Prime Status by the Germany-based oekom research AG (oekom) as one of global leading companies for corporate social responsibility (CSR) within the industry segment of Electronic Devices & Appliances.
|■Ethibel Investment Universe
||Konica Minolta has been selected for the investment universe of Ethibel Pioneer and Ethibel Excellence operated by the social responsibility investment promotion group Forum ETHIBEL based in Belgium.
|■Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index
||Konica Minolta has been included in the Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI) operated by Morningstar Japan K.K. in Japan.|
Awards for CSR activities
Environment Minister's Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity
Konica Minolta, Inc. and its production subsidiaries have been recognized by the Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan, with a “2013 Environment Minister's Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity (Implementation of Countermeasures)”. (December, 2013)
Hong Kong Green Awards 2013
Konica Minolta Business Solutions (HK) Ltd., a sales company in Hong Kong won a Green Management Bronze Award (Corporate) in the Hong Kong Green Awards 2013 organized by the Hong Kong Green Council. (December, 2013)
Green Apple Award 2013 (The United Kingdom)
Konica Minolta Business Solutions (UK) Ltd. won the Green Apple Award from the Green Organisation in recognition of its recycling activity of used packaging materials. (November, 2013)
Gomez IR Site Ranking 2014
Konica Minolta was selected as an Outstanding Company: Gold Prize in the Gomez IR Site Ranking by Morningstar Japan’s Gomez Consulting Division, which evaluates the user friendliness and fullness of information of IR websites (as of March 2014).
Internet IR Grand Prize 2014
Konica Minolta won an Internet IR Grand Prize 2014 from Daiwa Investor Relations Co. Ltd. (November, 2014)
iF Product Design Award 2013
Konica Minolta’s color MFP (multi-functional peripheral) bizhub C554 series won a German iF Product Design Award 2013 in February 2013.