GRI Standards Content Index

The Asahi Kasei Group's report on CSR activities references the "GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards 2016."

Universal Standards

Disclosure Number Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s)
Organizational profile
102-1 Name of the organization Corporate Profile
Group Companies
102-2 Activities, brands, products, and services Product categories
Products
102-3 Location of headquarters Corporate Profile
102-4 Location of operations Asahi Kasei Worldwide
102-5 Ownership and legal form Group Companies
Corporate Governance
102-6 Markets served Asahi Kasei Worldwide
Products
102-7 Scale of the organization Corporate Profile
Financial Information
102-8 Information on employees and other workers Corporate Profile
Corporate Governance Report
102-9 Supply chain
102-10 Significant changes to the organization and its supply chain Editorial Policy
102-11 Precautionary Principle or approach Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
Compliance
Asahi Kasei Group's Responsible Care Program
102-12 External initiatives Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
Quality assurance
Biodiversity
102-13 Membership of associations Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
Asahi Kasei Group's Responsible Care Program
Quality assurance
Strategy
102-14 Statement from senior decision-maker Management Message
Asahi Kasei Report
102-15 Key impacts, risks, and opportunities Corporate Governance Report
Ethics and integrity
102-16 Values, principles, standards, and norms of behavior Group Philosophy
Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
Compliance
Asahi Kasei Group's Responsible Care Program
CSR Procurement
Human resources development and active engagement
Community fellowship
Policy Statements
102-17 Mechanisms for advice and concerns about ethics Compliance
Governance
102-18 Governance structure Corporate Governance
102-19 Delegating authority Corporate Governance
Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-20 Executive-level responsibility for economic, environmental, and social topics Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-21 Consulting stakeholders on economic, environmental, and social topics Corporate Governance
102-22 Composition of the highest governance body and its committees Corporate Governance
Corporate Officers
Asahi Kasei Report
102-23 Chair of the highest governance body Corporate Governance
102-24 Nominating and selecting the highest governance body Corporate Governance
102-25 Conflicts of interest Corporate Governance
102-26 Role of highest governance body in setting purpose, values,and strategy Corporate Governance
102-27 Collective knowledge of highest governance body Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-28 Evaluating the highest governance body's performance
102-29 Identifying and managing economic, environmental, and social impacts Corporate Governance
102-30 Effectiveness of risk management processes Corporate Governance
Risk management
102-31 Review of economic, environmental, and social topics Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-32 Highest governance body's role in sustainability reporting Risk management
102-33 Communicating critical concerns Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-34 Nature and total number of critical concerns Compliance
102-35 Remuneration policies Corporate Governance
102-36 Process for determining remuneration Corporate Governance
102-37 Stakeholders' involvement in remuneration Corporate Governance Report
102-38 Annual total compensation ratio
102-39 Percentage increase in annual total compensation ratio
Stakeholder engagement
102-40 List of stakeholder groups Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-41 Collective bargaining agreements Approach to human resources and employment
102-42 Identifying and selecting stakeholders
102-43 Approach to stakeholder engagement Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-44 Key topics and concerns raised Social activities
Reporting practice
102-45 Entities included in the consolidated financial statements Group Companies
Asahi Kasei Worldwide
Corporate Governance Report
102-46 Defining report content and topic Boundaries Editorial Policy
Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-47 List of material topics Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
102-48 Restatements of information Editorial Policy
102-49 Changes in reporting As noted on the relevant pages
102-50 Reporting period Editorial Policy
102-51 Date of most recent report Editorial Policy
102-52 Reporting cycle Editorial Policy
102-53 Contact point for questions regarding the report Inquiries
102-54 Claims of reporting in accordance with the GRI Standards
102-55 GRI content index GRI Standards Content Index (this page)
102-56 External assurance Independent Review and Independent Assurance Report
103 : Management Approach
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
103-2 The management approach and its components Sustainability at the Asahi Kasei Group
and the policy and management framework shown on relevant pages
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach

Topic-specific Standards

Disclosure Number Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s)
Economic topics
201 : Economic Performance
201-1 Direct economic value generated and distributed
201-2 Financial implications and other risks and opportunities due to climate change Environmental Management
201-3 Defined benefit plan obligations and other retirement plans
201-4 Financial assistance received from government Not applicable
202 : Market Presence
202-1 Ratios of standard entry level wage by gender compared to local minimum wage
202-2 Proportion of senior management hired from the local community
203 : Indirect Economic Impacts
203-1 Infrastructure investments and services supported Local communities
Community fellowship
203-2 Significant indirect economic impacts
204 : Procurement Practices
204-1 Proportion of spending on local suppliers
205 : Anti-corruption
205-1 Operations assessed for risks related to corruption
205-2 Communication and training about anti-corruption policies and procedures Compliance
205-3 Confirmed incidents of corruption and actions taken Compliance
206 : Anti-compretitive Behavior
206-1 Legal actions for anti-competitive behavior, anti-trust, and monopoly practices Compliance
Environmental topics
301 : Materials
301-1 Materials used by weight or volume Environmental Management
301-2 Recycled input materials used
301-3 Reclaimed products and their packaging materials Pollution and Natural Resources
302 : Energy
302-1 Energy consumption within the organization Environmental Management
302-2 Energy consumption outside of the organization
302-3 Energy intensity
302-4 Reduction of energy consumption
302-5 Reductions in energy requirements of products and services Climate Change
303 : Water
303-1 Water withdrawal by source Preserving Water Resources
303-2 Water sources significantly affected by withdrawal of water Not applicable
303-3 Water recycled and reused Preserving Water Resources
304 : Biodiversity
304-1 Operational sites owned, leased, managed in, or adjacent to, protected areas and areas of high biodiversity value outside protected areas Not applicable
304-2 Significant impacts of activities, products, and services on biodiversity Biodiversity
304-3 Habitats protected or restored Biodiversity
304-4 IUCN Red List species and national conservation list species with habitats in areas affected by operations Not applicable
305 : Emissions
305-1 Direct (Scope 1) GHG emissions Climate Change
Environmental data
305-2 Energy indirect (Scope 2) GHG emissions Climate Change
Environmental data
305-3 Other indirect (Scope 3) GHG emissions Climate Change
Environmental data
305-4 GHG emissions intensity Climate Change
305-5 Reduction of GHG emissions Climate Change
Environmental data
305-6 Emissions of ozone-depleting substances (ODS) Not applicable
305-7 Nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur oxides (SOx), and other significant air emissions Pollution and Natural Resources
Environmental data
306 : Effluents and Waste
306-1 Water discharge by quality and destination Pollution and Natural Resources
Environmental data
306-2 Waste by type and disposal method Pollution and Natural Resources
Environmental data
306-3 Significant spills Not applicable
306-4 Transport of hazardous waste Environmental data
306-5 Water bodies affected by water discharges and/or runoff Not applicable
307 : Environmental Compliance
307-1 Non-compliance with environmental laws and regulations Not applicable
308 : Supplier Environmental Assessment
308-1 New suppliers that were screened using environmental criteria CSR Procurement
308-2 Negative environmental impacts in the supply chain and actions taken
Social topics
401 : Employment
401-1 New employee hires and employee turnover Approach to human resources and employment
401-2 Benefits provided to full-time employees that are not provided to temporary or part-time employees Human resources development and active engagement
Diversity
401-3 Parental leave Diversity
402 : Labor/Management Relations
402-1 Minimum notice periods regarding operational changes
403 : Occupational Health and Safety
403-1 Workers representation in formal joint management–worker health and safety committees Occupational Health and Safety
403-2 Types of injury and rates of injury, occupational diseases, lost days, and absenteeism, and number of work-related fatalities Occupational Health and Safety
403-3 Workers with high incidence or high risk of diseases related to their occupation Occupational Health and Safety
403-4 Health and safety topics covered in formal agreements with trade unions
404 : Training and Education
404-1 Average hours of training per year per employee
404-2 Programs for upgrading employee skills and transition assistance programs Human resources development and active engagement
404-3 Percentage of employees receiving regular performance and career development reviews
405 : Diversity and Equal Opportunity
405-1 Diversity of governance bodies and employees Corporate Governance
Diversity
405-2 Ratio of basic salary and remuneration of women to men
406 : Non-discrimination
406-1 Incidents of discrimination and corrective actions taken
407 : Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining
407-1 Operations and suppliers in which the right to freedom of association and collective bargaining may be at risk
408 : Child Labor
408-1 Operations and suppliers at significant risk for incidents of child labor
409 : Forced or Compulsory Labor
409-1 Operations and suppliers at significant risk for incidents of forced or compulsory labor
410 : Security Practices
410-1 Security personnel trained in human rights policies or procedures
411 : Rights of Indigenous Peoples
411-1 Incidents of violations involving rights of indigenous peoples
412 : Human Rights Assessment
412-1 Operations that have been subject to human rights reviews or impact assessments
412-2 Employee training on human rights policies or procedures
412-3 Significant investment agreements and contracts that include human rights clauses or that underwent human rights screening
413 : Local Communities
413-1 Operations with local community engagement, impact assessments, and development programs Local communities
Community fellowship
413-2 Operations with significant actual and potential negative impacts on local communities
414 : Suplier Social Assessment
414-1 New suppliers that were screened using social criteria CSR Procurement
414-2 Negative social impacts in the supply chain and actions taken
415 : Public Policy
415-1 Political contributions Compliance
416 : Customer Health and Safety
416-1 Assessment of the health and safety impacts of product and service categories Quality assurance
416-2 Incidents of non-compliance concerning the health and safety impacts of products and services
417 : Marketing and Labeling
417-1 Requirements for product and service information and labeling Quality assurance
417-2 Incidents of non-compliance concerning product and service information and labeling
417-3 Incidents of non-compliance concerning marketing communications
418 : Customer Privacy
418-1 Substantiated complaints concerning breaches of customer privacy and losses of customer data
419 : Socioeconomic Compliance
419-1 Non-compliance with laws and regulations in the social and economic area