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Highest Platinum Rating Received in EcoVadis Supplier Survey
AGC received EcoVadis’ highest Platinum supplier rating for the Kashima Plant, one of main manufacturing sites for AGC Chemicals located in Kamisu City, Ibaraki Prefecture. Also, its Chiba Plant in Ichihara City, Chiba Prefecture received the Gold rating.
EcoVadis has been providing comprehensive Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) evaluations through a global-scale cloud platform. EcoVadis assessment covers a wide range of management areas encompassing the environment, labor and human rights, ethics and sustainable procurement impact, except for financial aspects. To date, more than 65,000 companies worldwide have undergone EcoVadis assessment.
AGC has had excellent ratings since 2017, when its Chiba and Kashima plants received the Gold rating, which only goes to the top five percent of the applicants.In the most recent evaluation, the Kashima Plant was especially highly rated for its environmental work, resulting in receiving Platinum, a new rating that goes only to the highest one percent of the companies assessed. The Chiba Plant received the Gold rating.
AGC Chemicals is creating a safe, secure, comfortable and environmentally friendly world with chemical technology based on our vision ”Chemistry for a Blue Planet”.