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The Otsuka Group CSR Report provides an overview of the diverse initiatives that the Otsuka Group engages in: from its relationship with stakeholders in the course of doing business to realizing its corporate philosophy.

Message from the President

To Become an Indispensable Contributor to People's Health Worldwide

Download Otsuka Group CSR Report 2015

Due to a change in the fiscal year-end to December, the results cover the period from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015. The activities reported on include some conducted more recently.

In this report, we have tried to emphasize the unique aspects of our corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives as a global company, organized around the five areas of health, the environment, quality, culture, and employees. We also sought to expand the scope of information that we provide in the report.

  • Health
  • Environment
  • Quality
  • Culture
  • Employees

Otsuka Group Across the Globe

The Otsuka Group's global businesses create a variety of products that help to maintain and enhance daily health and aid in the diagnosis and treatment of illness.

Otsuka Group's CSR Vision

By identifying materiality, on which the Otsuka Group should focus, the Group continues to strive for sustainable development in its business operations and society at large.

Performance Data

CSR-related data of our 12 key companies in Japan is available here.

Health
Addressing Unmet Needs
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Support Ranging from Basic IV Solutions to Eating Solid Food

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory is engaged in the development of products tha...

Culture
Cleanup Activities
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Community Environmental Protection Activities

Recognizing the importance of existing in harmony with the environment and ...

Health
Addressing Unmet Needs
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Addressing Unmet Needs

To address unmet needs in the area of central nervous system diseases, Otsu...

Quality
Compliance
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Compliance Subcommittee Sessions—Otsuka Techno

Otsuka Techno has in place a systematic compliance program designed to ensu...

Environment
Eco-Friendly Products
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Ecodesign and Sustainable Ingredients

Nutrition & Santé SAS, based in southern France, implements its own eco-des...

Health
Women's Health
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Pink Ribbon Campaign

Taiho Pharmaceutical supports the Pink Ribbon campaign, a worldwide effort ...

Culture
Community Exchange
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Participation in Community Events

Every year, employees from the Otsuka Group participate in the annual Awa O...

Environment
Eco- and People-Friendly Plants
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Creating Biotopes and Building Harmonious Relationships with Wildlife and the Local Community

Located at the foot of the Asan Mountains looking out across the Tokushima ...

Quality
Compliance
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Compliance Education and Training—Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory has established and implemented the Otsuka P...

Environment
Environmental Management
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ISO 14001 Certified Business Locations

Group companies and business locations acquire ISO 14001 certification for ...

Otsuka Group Across the Globe
Otsuka Group Across the Globe
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Otsuka Group Across the Globe

As of December 31, 2015, over 50% of consolidated net sales were from marke...

Health
Advocating the Importance of Hydration and Electrolytes
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Building Awareness of Prevention of Heat Disorders

Ever since it launched POCARI SWEAT, Otsuka Pharmaceutical has been advocat...

Culture
Youth Education
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Support Through Education

Since 2007, Otsuka Pharmaceutical, Otsuka Chemical, and Taiho Pharmaceutica...

Employees
Development of Human Capital
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Career Planning

The Otsuka Group provides support for individual career planning, so that a...

Employees
Diversity
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Establishment of Workplace Childcare

The Otsuka Group began setting up on-site childcare centers in 2011, in ord...

Employees
Development of Human Capital
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Human Resource Development Institute

The Otsuka Group Human Resource Development Institute in Tokushima is a tra...

Quality
Risk Management
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BCM as a Management Strategy—Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory has designated business continuity management...

Health
Communicating Health Information
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My First Water Project

Otsuka Foods, which imports Crystal Geyser and other mineral waters, has be...

Environment
Eco-Friendly Products
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Lighter and Smaller Packaging

Otsuka Pharmaceutical adopted lighter aluminum film for wrapping containers...

Quality
Safety Initiatives
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Examples of Product Improvements

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory has succeeded in improving the safety and con...

Employees
Employee Health
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Employee Sports Tournament—Otsuka Techno

Otsuka Techno has held sports tournaments, open to all employees, since beg...

Employees
Diversity
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Support for Senior Employment

The Otsuka Group provides opportunities for employees to continue working p...

Culture
Community Exchange
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Tokushima Vortis Professional Soccer Team

Tokushima Vortis professional soccer team was founded in 2004 around a core...

Employees
Employee Health
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AED Training—Otsuka Techno

Otsuka Techno has installed automated external defibrillators (AED) at the ...