OMRON awarded third EcoVadis Platinum Rating for sustainability performance
Posted to News on 29th Feb 2024, 10:08

OMRON awarded third EcoVadis Platinum Rating for sustainability performance

OMRON has achieved the prestigious Platinum rating from EcoVadis, placing it in the top 1% of all businesses assessed for sustainability performance. This marks the third time that OMRON has received this international recognition.

OMRON awarded third EcoVadis Platinum Rating for sustainability performance

(See OMRON at MachineBuilding.Live, 2 October 2024, on stand 44)

OMRONs outstanding performance in four key areas Environment, Labour and Human Rights, Sustainable Procurement, and Ethics contributed to its Platinum certification for 2023.

Environment: OMRON was recognised for being the first manufacturing company in Japan to join EP100, having ISO 14001 certified for all production sites, the communication about the progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and being certified by the Science Based Targets Initiative.

Labour and human rights: OMRONs human rights policy on diversity, equality and inclusion; its impact assessments identifying potential child labour, forced labour and/or human trafficking; and comprehensive reporting on labour and human rights issues as part of the first stage (FY22 - FY24) of OMRONs long-term vision, Shaping the Future 2030 (SF2030).

Sustainable procurement: Training for employees on sustainable procurement and disclosing the percentage of suppliers evaluated by CSR.

Ethics: Conduct training to prevent anti-competitive practices, information security risk assessments, and audits of control procedures to prevent information security breaches.

Yue Liu, senior general manager of sustainability office at OMRON Corporation, expressed gratitude for the recognition, stating: It is an honour to be acknowledged for our sustainability efforts by one of the largest and most trusted sustainability indices.

Our SF2030 strategy is actively contributing to OMRONs reputation as a leader in ESG goals and measures. Aligned with our OMRON Principles, which aim to improve lives and contribute to a better society, our ambitious ESG goals inspire us to engage all stakeholders in our journey to create a better world together.

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