Nippon Gases, part of the Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation, has published its Sustainability Report for the 2019 fiscal year.

The report provides a transparent and detailed overview of the company’s work, outlining the company’s progress against its goals and announcing its purpose behind its sustainability agenda: Improving the future through gases.

“As the gas professionals, we pride ourselves on the ability to act on customer feedback and to partner with a wide range of industries to help improve the quality of life,” said Eduardo Gil, President of Nippon Gases. 

“Market responsiveness and collaborative innovation are our two core values. These values are at the heart of everything we do as we shape the future through gas technologies, crafting a harmonious relationship between people, society and the planet.”

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Source: Nippon Gases

The report shares the continued commitment and progress in Nippon Gases’ sustainability focus areas, which include resource efficiency, energy efficiency, water usage, water management, minimising emissions, sustainable technology solutions, its commitment to safety, compliance and ethical behaviour, diversity, talent management, and community engagement. The non-financial goals and measures are core elements of its integrated sustainability strategy.

Nippon Gases has said that the coronavirus outbreak, impacting at the very end of the fiscal year, showed that not only the immediate responsiveness of the company to preserve the health and safety of its employees, but also that of the entire value chain, relating to the supply of medical oxygen and other gases and solutions for its healthcare and homecare respiratory services, as well as food and numerous essential industries, as key part of value driven strategic orientation.

Gil, added, “The dedication and commitment we have seen reinforces what we already knew: We are a great company because we have a great team.”

The report was compiled in accordance with the guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative.

The full sustainability report can be accessed here.