Toyobo draws on its polymer, film forming, and processing technologies
to provide such functional products as films for LCDs and optical uses,
adhesives for electronic components, and conductive paste for touch panels...
Jul 16, 2020
Toyobo Co., Ltd. has become a signatory to the UN Global Compact (UNGC), a global pact advocated by the United Nations, and registered as a member company on January 22, 2020.Moreover, Toyobo has joined Global Compact Network Japan, which comprises Japanese companies and organizations that are UNGC signatories.
UNGC is a global framework that encourages companies and organizations to take responsible and creative leadership and to act as good members of society toward attaining sustainable growth. UNGC signatories have to agree on ten principles related to human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption, and are required to work toward realizing those elements.
Toyobo has implemented its own efforts to attain growth by promoting business operations that help solve social issues based on its corporate philosophy “Jun-Ri-Soku-Yu” (Adhering to Reason Leads to Prosperity), which is in line with the motto of Toyobo founder Eiichi Shibusawa. Toyobo will abide by the ten principles of UNGC and strengthen measures to attain a sustainable society through its business operations.