ESG Performance Data

Environment-Related

  Scope FY2014 FY2015 FY2016 Unit
Environmental preservation costs Investment Mitsui Chemicals *1 12 14 9 billion yen
Expenditure 238 222 220
Economic impact of environmental initiatives Mitsui Chemicals *1 24 18 14 billion yen
Energy Consumption Domestic Mitsui Chemicals and *2 73 76 74 PJ
Overseas *2 13 13 14
Unit energy consumption index (fiscal 2009: 100) Mitsui Chemicals 87.5 87.9 89.3
Per-unit energy consumption average reduction rate over five years Mitsui Chemicals 1.9 2.3 2.0
Total fuel heat Mitsui Chemicals *1 68940 71600 70100 thousand GJ
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 4010 4110 4010
Overseas 13300 13100 14300
Purchased raw materials Mitsui Chemicals *1 5422 5272 4936 thousand tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 490 502 515
Overseas 2502 2516 2749
Purchased other materials Mitsui Chemicals *1 33 33 22 thousand tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 18 18 20
Overseas 81 93 88
Water consumption
(Tap water, Underground water, Industrial water)
Mitsui Chemicals *1 97 99 77 million m3
Tap water consumption Mitsui Chemicals *1 0.7 0.7 0.7 million m3
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Overseas 0.6 0.6 0.5
Underground water consumption Mitsui Chemicals *1 1.2 1.1 0.6 million m3
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 2.9 2.6 2.6
Overseas 0.1 0.2 0.2
Industrial water consumption Mitsui Chemicals *1 95.7 97.1 76.1 million m3
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 3.8 3.8 12.1
Overseas 11.5 10.7 11.1
Seawater consumption Mitsui Chemicals *1 368.7 374.2 396.9 million m3
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 9.0 9.0 8.8
Overseas 0.0 0.0 0.0
Products shipped Mitsui Chemicals *1 5656 5526 5126 thousand tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 542 555 579
Overseas 2635 2529 2867
Greenhouse gas emissions Domestic Mitsui Chemicals and *2 428 469 447 ten thousand tons
Overseas *2 73 71 80
Global Mitsui Chemicals and *2 501 540 527
Mitsui Chemicals 404 412 400
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *2 24 57 48
Scope3 CO2 emissions Mitsui Chemicals Please see separate table.
Fluorocarbons emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 5 5 3 tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 0 0 0
Overseas 6 6 4
NOx emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 2924 2786 2588 tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 246 320 303
Overseas 444 348 456
SOx emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 329 374 261 tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 152 145 135
Overseas 11 22 25
Emissions of hazardous air pollutants Mitsui Chemicals *1 24 24 14 tons
Emissions of substances subject to the PRTR Act Mitsui Chemicals *1 1214 1099 789 tons
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 2235 2018 1676 tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 404 379 408
Overseas 105 67 84
Soot and dust emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 130 123 128 tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 34 34 22
Overseas 82 82 27
Waste generated Mitsui Chemicals *1 144.9 148.5 131.8 thousand tons
Total industrial waste generated Mitsui Chemicals *1 88.7 86.1 82.3 thousand tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 30.3 29.5 35.0
Overseas 41.5 42.3 39.9
Industrial waste: external recycling volume Mitsui Chemicals *1 62.9 59.3 54.3 thousand tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 26.8 26.3 31.5
Overseas 38.4 35.8 31.3
Industrial waste: off-site landfill volume Mitsui Chemicals *1 0.4 0.7 0.6 thousand tons
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 0.1 0.1 0.1
Overseas 0.2 0.2 0.2
Average landfill disposal rate for industrial waste Domestic *1 *3 0.2 0.4 0.4
Overseas *3 0.4 0.4 0.4
Wastewater Mitsui Chemicals *1 61 61 55 million m3
Wastewater: COD emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 1029 1032 848 tons
Wastewater: COD, BOD emissions Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 62 70 81 tons
Overseas 2655 1676 2022
Wastewater: Total nitrogen emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 948 867 866 tons
Wastewater: Total phosphorous emissions Mitsui Chemicals *1 35 39 41 tons
Wastewater: Effluent Mitsui Chemicals *1 446 453 463 million m3
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *3 16 16 23
Overseas 5 5 5
Blue Value™ sales ratio Global 15 16 19
*1
:Parent production sites and the Sodegaura Center
*2
:Consolidated subsidiaries
*3
:Production sites operated by consolidated subsidiaries and companies eligible for Responsible Care support

Society-Related

  Scope FY2014 FY2015 FY2016 Unit
Number of employees Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 6931 6733 6516 persons
Male 6104 5925 5709
Female 827 808 807
Number of management staff Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 2920 2945 persons
Male 2739 2748
Female 155 181 197
Ratio of Female Employees Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 11.9 12.0 12.4
Management staff 5.4 6.2 6.7
Line manager or higher positions 1.8 2.0 2.2
Number of foreign (non-Japanese) employees Mitsui Chemicals *4 54 56 55 persons
Number of employees with disabilities Mitsui Chemicals *4 158 168 161 persons
Rate of employment for people with disabilities Mitsui Chemicals *4 2.1 2.2 2.3
Ratio of labor union members Mitsui Chemicals *4 53.0 50.0 47.1
Average length of service Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 19.9 years
Male 19.7
Female 21.1
Annual paid leave utilization rate Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 70.8 76.4 70
Non-management staff 86.0 80.8
Management staff 63.0 56.0
Number of employees taking childcare leave Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 96 95 78 persons
Male 29 33 62
Female 67 62 16
Childcare leave utilization rate Male Mitsui Chemicals *4 39
Female 100
Number of employees using shortened working hours for childcare Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 91 87 90 persons
Male 2 1 2
Female 89 86 88
Number of employees using the work-from-home program for childcare Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 12 18 24 persons
Male 3 5 5
Female 9 13 19
Number of employees taking unpaid family care leave Mitsui Chemicals *4 1 0 0 persons
Number of employees using shortened working hours for family care Mitsui Chemicals *4 1 1 1 persons
Number of employees using the work-from-home program for family care Mitsui Chemicals *4 1 2 1 persons
Number of employees hired Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 295 persons
Male 252
Female 43
Ratio of female employees hired Mitsui Chemicals *4 14.6
Ratio of locally hired staff Line managers Overseas Overseas subsidiaries and affiliates excluding mergers and acquisitions 43.1 45.4 55.0
General managers 91.7 93.3 91.2
Employee turnover rate Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 0.87 1.24 1.14
Male 1.08
Female 1.59
Voluntary retirement turnover rate Total Mitsui Chemicals *4 0.82 0.99 0.98
Male 0.91
Female 1.46
Ratio of evaluation result feedback interviews provided Mitsui Chemicals Labor union members of Mitsui Chemicals registered employees 97 98 96
Degree of satisfaction over evaluation feedback Mitsui Chemicals Labor union members of Mitsui Chemicals registered employees 88 89 89
Positive diagnosis results for lifestyle diseases Male Mitsui Chemicals *4 Please see separate graph.
Breakdown of days off due to illness Mitsui Chemicals *4 Please see separate graph.
Sick/accident allowances Mitsui Chemicals Mitsui Chemicals, Mitsui Chemicals health insurance association Please see separate graph.
Legally mandated benefits Mitsui Chemicals Mitsui Chemicals health insurance association Please see separate graph.
Number of employees taking social services leave Mitsui Chemicals *4 175 194 162 cases
Social contribution activities expenses Global 193 167 142 million yen
Frequency of Work-related Significant Occupational Injuries Domestic 0.17 0.29 0.24
Overseas *5 0.24 0.32 0.21
Global 0.18 0.30 0.23
Mitsui Chemicals Includes contractors operating on site 0.15 0.25 0.15
Domestic subsidiaries and affiliates *5 0.15 0.35 0.48
Domestic construction subcontractors 0.25 0.39 0.27
Rose Value™ sales ratio Global 16 15
*4
:Mitsui Chemicals registered employees
*5
:Companies that fall within Mitsui Chemicals scope of consolidation as subsidiary companies as well as Responsible Care support

Governance-Related

  Scope FY2014 FY2015 FY2016 Unit
Number of members of the Board Total Mitsui Chemicals 9 8 8 persons
Outside directors (independent officers) Mitsui Chemicals 2(2) 3(3) 3(3) persons
Female Mitsui Chemicals 1 1 1 persons
Ratio of female members of the Board Mitsui Chemicals 11.1 12.5 12.5
R&D expenses Global 325 315 308 billion yen
Ratio of R&D expenses to net sales Global 2.1 2.3 2.5
Risk Hotline Operating Performance Global 11 7 12 cases
Exclusion recommendations from relevant authorities, such as Fair Trade Commission Domestic 0 0 0 cases
Operations / sales halted due to misconduct Domestic 0 0 0 cases
Filing of criminal charges in compliance-related accidents/incidents Domestic 0 0 0 cases
Detection following price cartel Overseas 0 0 0 cases
Detection following bribery Overseas 0 0 0 cases
Detection following other incidents Overseas 0 0 0 cases