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CSR Reporting Policy

Our effort to report on the priority issues for our stakeholders and those for Toshiba Group

In editing the CSR Report, we examine and take into consideration the issues material for both our stakeholders as well as the Group, then verify the results using a Toshiba-specific index for determining materiality.

CSR Report 2017 has the following three points:

  1. 1. Reporting top commitment from executive officer in charge of CSR to engage in CSR management of Toshiba Group.
  2. Reporting continuous effort toward CSR materialities which are identified in the past
  3. Disclosing ESG Performance categorized into ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) and enhancing the contents

Organizations covered in this report

In principle, Toshiba Group (Toshiba Corporation and its 518 consolidated subsidiaries in Japan and overseas) are covered in this report, but individual entities are indicated in cases where information does not pertain to Toshiba Group.

  • Note: "Toshiba" in this report refers to Toshiba Corporation. "Toshiba Group in Japan" refers to Toshiba corporation and its 518 consolidated subsidiaries in Japan. "Toshiba Group overseas" refers to 518 consolidated subsidiaries overseas.

Reporting period

This report focuses on the results of activities in FY2016 (from April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017).

It also includes some activities continuing from the past as well as more recent ones.


Current issue: June 2017 (next issue scheduled for June 2018; previous issue: December 2016)

Reference Guidelines

  • GRI (Global Reporting Initiative)
    Sustainability Reporting Guidelines ver. 4
    This report contains Standard Disclosures from the GRI Sustainability Reporting Guidelines.
  • United Nations Global Compact [COP(Communication on Progress) Advanced level]
  • Environmental Reporting Guidelines 2012, Ministry of the Environment of Japan
  • Environmental Accounting Guidelines 2005, Ministry of the Environment of Japan
  • ISO 26000

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Reporting Media and Disclosure Items on the Corporate Website

Toshiba Group provides an overview of its financial and non-financial management in our Annual Report (Integrated Report). In addition, in our CSR Report, we provide more detailed non-financial information; and we report on environmental activities in greater detail in our Environmental Report.

We also provide the latest information on related matters in a timely manner through our corporate website.

Annual Report/Investor Relations (IR) Website

In the Annual Report, we primarily report on Toshiba Group's business performance as of the end of the fiscal year and on our three-year midterm management plan.
We have referred to the IIRC's International Integrated Reporting Framework, and in order to provide information essential as an integrated report, we have expanded non-finantial information and the ESG section.
On the IR website, we aim to provide Toshiba's corporate information in a timely manner. An IR website optimized for mobile phone access is also available.

Annual Report
(Issued in January 2017)
Annual Report
(Issued in January 2017)

Key reporting items (IR website)
IR News
Management Policy
Financial Data
IR Library
Stock and Bond Information
For individual investors

Environmental Report/Environment Website

On the environment website, we provide not only information on the Group's environmental activities in a timely manner, but also environmental reports on our production sites and Group companies.
In the Environmental Report, we provide a detailed description of the global environmental activities of Toshiba Group as a whole.

Environmental Report(PDF file)(Issued in December 2016)
Environmental Report
(PDF file)
(Issued in December 2016)

Key reporting items
(Environment website)

Green of Product
Green by Technology
Green of Process
Green Management

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