Information Disclosure Policy
This report is issued with the objective of providing the Hitachi High-Tech Group’s stakeholders with a better understanding of our basic stance on sustainability, the results of our activities in FY2021, and future plans. In terms of disclosure, we post comprehensive information related to our sustainability activities on the Group’s website, centered on three main topics the Group considers most important: “Environment,” “Social,” “Governance,” and “Materiality.”
Scope of Reporting
This report centers on activities from the target period of FY2021 (April of 2021-March of 2022). However, it also contains some content from other periods.
The scope of the environmental activity reporting includes business sites that are consolidated on April 1, 2021.
Note regarding use of subjects:
When just referring to Hitachi High-Tech Corporation, this report uses “Hitachi High-Tech,” etc. When referring to the entire Hitachi High-Tech Group, it uses “the Hitachi High-Tech Group,” “the Group,” etc.
Major organizational changes during the period targeted for reporting:
Date of Publication
September of 2022 (Next report to be published in September of 2023; previous report published in October of 2021)
Intended Audience of This Report
This report was prepared for all of our stakeholders, including customers, partners (suppliers), employees, members of the community, and society at large, as well as experts such as sustainability research organizations.
Guidelines Used as References
- Global Reporting Initiatives (GRI), "Sustainability Reporting Standards"
- Ministry of the Environment, "Environmental Reporting Guidelines (Fiscal Year 2018 Version)"
- ISO 26000
- Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) "Final Report"