FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation Selected as a Climate Disclosure Leader by the international not-for-profit organization CDP
May 3, 2016
Fujifilm Holdings Corporation
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation (Mr. Shigehiro Nakajima, President and COO) is delighted to announce that the company has been selected in the Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) for the high evaluation given to the company''s quality of disclosure related to climate change. CDP is an international not-for-profit organization (formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project)(*1), and this is the first occasion that Fujifilm has been recognized as a leader by CDP.
Every year, CDP seeks the disclosure of climate change data from companies. This year, it obtained data from 500 Japanese companies (major corporations based on those listed in FTSE Japan Index(*2); Hereinafter “Japan 500”), FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation was chosen as CDLI with a maximum disclosure score of 100 out of 100. The position of CDLI was awarded to 25 companies listed in the Japan 500 this year.
The Fujifilm Group has positioned tackling climate change as a key part of its mid-term CSR plan called “Sustainable Value Plan 2016 (SVP2016).” It is also making active efforts to address the issue of water sustainability, which has been the focus of much attention in recent years. Through CDP and other mechanisms, the company has promoted information disclosure to contribute to the development of a sustainable society.
CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization that gathers and assesses vital environmental information of companies and cities on behalf of 822 institutional investors with combined assets of US$95 trillion. It provides the only global system for sharing assessment results in order to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them. CDP now holds the largest collection globally of primary climate change; water and forest risk commodities information, and puts these insights at the heart of strategic business, investment and policy decisions.
*2 FTSE Japan Index
FTSE Japan Index is a regional / country-specific index covering Japan provided by the FTSE Group, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange.
- For further details, please contact:
- CSR Group, Management Planning Department, FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation