Major Recognition in the CSR and Environmental Fields

FTSE4Good Index Series

Panasonic Corporation has again been selected for the FTSE4Good Index, one of the world's leading socially responsible investment (SRI) indices. The index was created by FTSE Russell a part of London Stock Exchange Group in 2001, and Panasonic has been included for 18th consecutive years since its launch.
And Panasonic has become a constituent of the FTSE Blossom Japan Index since July 2017 when FTSE launched it.

FTSE4Good
FTSE Blossom Japan

MSCI ESG Indexes

Panasonic Corporation has been a constituent of the MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes (formerly MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes), one of the world’s leading indexes for ESG investment that values enterprises focusing on environmental, social and governance factors, for 8th consecutive years. In addition to the above,Panasonic has become a constituent of the MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index since its inception in July 2017. These are the indexes of MSCI Inc. of the United States.

2018 Constituent MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes THE INCLUSION OF Panasonic Corporation IN ANY MSCI INDEX, AND THE USE OF MSCI LOGOS, TRADEMARKS, SERVICE MARKS OR INDEX NAMES HEREIN, DO NOT CONSTITUTE A SPONSORSHIP, ENDORSEMENT OR PROMOTION OF Panasonic Corporation BY MSCI OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES. THE MSCI INDEXES ARE THE EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY OF MSCI. MSCI AND THE MSCI INDEX NAMES AND LOGOS ARE TRADEMARKS OR SERVICE MARKS OF MSCI OR ITS AFFILIATES.
2018 Constituent MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index THE INCLUSION OF Panasonic Corporation IN ANY MSCI INDEX, AND THE USE OF MSCI LOGOS, TRADEMARKS, SERVICE MARKS OR INDEX NAMES HEREIN, DO NOT CONSTITUTE A SPONSORSHIP, ENDORSEMENT OR PROMOTION OF Panasonic Corporation BY MSCI OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES. THE MSCI INDEXES ARE THE EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY OF MSCI. MSCI AND THE MSCI INDEX NAMES AND LOGOS ARE TRADEMARKS OR SERVICE MARKS OF MSCI OR ITS AFFILIATES.

EcoVadis

Panasonic has again been awarded a Gold Recognition Level in sustainability performance in a survey conducted by EcoVadis for a 3rd consecutive year. EcoVadis operates a collaborative platform that allows companies to monitor sustainability performance within their global supply chain to improve the environmental and social performance of their global suppliers, with coverage for 150 purchasing categories and 110 countries. The Gold Rating places Panasonic among the top 5% of eligible corporations worldwide for sustainability performance.

2018 CSR Rating GOLD EcoVadis

CDP 2017

The results of the 15th iteration of a survey by the U.K.-based non-profit organization CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) which evaluates companies around the world in regard to measures against climate change and information disclosure were announced in fall of 2017. Panasonic earned a Leadership score (A–), the second highest among eight grades.

CDP

Nikkei Environmental Management Survey

Panasonic was ranked 15th in the manufacturer category of the 21st Nikkei Environmental Management Survey announced in January 2018. The company scored high marks in the product solutions category.

Environmental Brand Survey by Nikkei BP Eco Management Forum

Panasonic has ranked 3rd in the ranking of the 18th Environmental Brand Survey conducted in 2017 by Nikkei BP Eco Management Forum for 3 consecutive years. The company received high evaluations in the areas such as energy saving, creation, and storage; resources recycling; as well as environmental communication.

Environment-related Awards

Environmental activities by Panasonic gained recognition again in fiscal 2018, with various awards received globally.

Major Awards in the Environmental Field (Fiscal 2018)

Category

Presenter and awards

Specific prize

Recipient companies and details

Products & Services

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Japan)
The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology 2017

Prize for Science and Technology (Development Category)

Panasonic Corporation, Electronic Materials Business Division, Automotive & Industrial Systems Company

Monozukuri Nippon Conference & Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd. (Japan)
“CHO” MONODZUKURI Innovative Parts and Components Award 2017

Daily Goods Parts and Component Prize

Panasonic Corporation, Appliances Company

Energy Conservation Center (Japan)
Energy Conservation Grand Prize 2017

Chairman’s Prize of ECCJ

Chairman’s Prize of ECCJ

Chairman’s Prize of ECCJ

Advanced Cogeneration and Energy Utilization Center Japan (Japan)
Co-Gene Award 2017

Technological Development Category Special Prize

Toyota Motor Corporation
Toyota Global Suppliers Conference 2018

Technological Development Award

Panasonic Corporation, Automotive & Industrial Systems Company

Japan Automotive Daily (Japan)
Car Accessory Award 2017

Best Battery Prize

Panasonic Corporation, Automotive & Industrial Systems Company

United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S.)
ENERGY STAR Awards

Sustained Excellence Award

Japan Institute of Design Promotion (Japan)
Good Design Award 2016

Good Design Award & others

Panasonic Corporation
Hybrid power conditioner, demonstration experiment of home delivery box, etc.

Kids Design Association (Japan)
Kids Design Award 2017

Designs that Develop Children’s Creativity and Shape Their Future Category Kids Design Award, and others

Panasonic Corporation

Production Activities

Japan Management Association (Japan)
GOOD FACTORY Award 2017

Factory Management Award

Panasonic Corporation, Eco Solutions Company

Environmental Education

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (Vietnam)
National Environment Award 2017

Environmental communication

The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd. (Japan)
52nd Japan Industry Advertisement Award

Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Advertising Grand Award

Panasonic Corporation
Photovoltaic Power Generation Solution Series

Japan Magazine Advertising Association
60th Japan Magazine Advertising Award

Gold Prize

Dentsu Advertising Awards Screening Committee (Japan)
70th Dentsu Advertising Awards

Prize for Excellence in Newspaper Planning

Panasonic Corporation
Technology to repaint the world
(Repaint the world.)

East Japan Marketing & Communications, Inc. (Japan)
Transportation Advertisement Grand Prize 2017

Planning Category Prize of Excellence

B2B Advertisement Association Japan (Japan)
2017 B2B Advertising Awards

Silver Award in the Magazine Advertisements Category

Panasonic Corporation, Eco Solutions Company, and others

Note: Company names are given as of the time of award.