December 21th, 2021
ROHM has been awarded the highest rating of "Platinum" for its sustainability performance of 2021 by EcoVadis based in France for the first time. The "Platinum" rating is given to the top 1% of about 80,000 companies assessed across all industries.
EcoVadis is the world's largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, founded in 2007 to promote the sustainability of supply chains around the world. About 80,000 companies in 160 countries across 200 industries are assessed in four areas of Environment, Labor and Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Resource Procurement, and are rated in four levels: Platinum (top 1%), Gold (top 5%), Silver (top 25%), and Bronze (top 50%). As ESG is becoming increasingly important, the assessment results of EcoVadis are recognized by many global companies as one of the most important factors in selecting suppliers.
ROHM received the highest performance score level of "Outstanding" in the environmental field, for our goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050 and for our longstanding efforts to promote greening in Japan and overseas. We also received high scores for Labor and Human Rights and Sustainable Resource Procurement fields and overall, putting it in the top 1% of the companies across all industries.
Encouraged by the results of this assessment, ROHM will continue to promote CSR activities and work to solve social issues in order to realize a sustainable society, while aiming to be a company that meets the expectations of its stakeholders.