Epson on CDP A List for Tackling Climate Change
- TOKYO, Japan, December 27, 2022 -
Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") has been placed on the prestigious A List for climate change by international environmental non-profit CDP, which evaluates companies' environmental activities.
CDP evaluates companies' environmental activities on behalf of more than 680 institutional investors worldwide with a combined US$130 trillion in assets. The results of the questionnaires are also used to assess companies in terms of environmental performance for the world's leading socially responsible investment (SRI) indexes used by ESG investors.
Out of the more than 10,000 companies that were evaluated, Epson was one of a small number to receive an A listing, an acknowledgment that Epson is a leader in sustainability. In addition to being an important statement to institutional investors making ESG investment decisions, Epson believes that this prestigious listing sends a powerful message to customers looking for environmentally conscious products and services, as well as to business partners and other stakeholders.
Information about the 2022 A List companies, evaluation methodology, and evaluation criteria
Epson's environmental initiatives
Epson is a global technology leader whose philosophy of efficient, compact and precise innovation enriches lives and helps create a better world. The company is focused on solving societal issues through innovations in home and office printing, commercial and industrial printing, manufacturing, visual and lifestyle. Epson's goal is to become carbon negative and eliminate use of exhaustible underground resources such as oil and metal by 2050.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the worldwide Epson Group generates annual sales of more than JPY 1 trillion.