External Recognition

Evaluation and certification by major certifying organizations

4 indices marked with an asterisk* were adopted by the Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) to promote ESG investment.

FTSE4Good Index Series

Panasonic Holdings Corporation has again been selected for the FTSE4Good Index Series, 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 22 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 Index

MSCI ESG Indexes

The MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes is one of the world’s leading indexes selected by MSCI Inc. of the United States, and Panasonic Group has been a constituent member for 12 consecutive years. In addition to the above, Panasonic Group has been a constituent member of the MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index* since its inception in July 2017, and it was also selected to be a constituent member in the MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Select Index* in 2021.

2022 MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes Constituent 2022 CONSTITUENT MSCI JAPAN ESG SELECT LEADERS INDEX 2022 CONSTITUENT MSCI JAPAN EMPOWERING WOMEN INDEX (WIN) THE INCLUSION OF Panasonic Holdings 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 Holdings 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.

GPIF S&P/JPX Carbon Efficient Index*

Panasonic Holdings Corporation has been a constituent of S&P/JPX Carbon Efficient Index, one of the environmental stock indices of the world’s largest pension fund, the Government Panasonic Group Investment Fund (GPIF) since 2018.

EcoVadis

Panasonic Group has again been awarded a Gold Recognition Level in sustainability performance in a survey conducted by EcoVadis for a 7th 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 200 purchasing categories and 175 countries. The Gold Rating places Panasonic among the top 5% of eligible corporations worldwide for sustainability performance.

CDP 2021

The results of the 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 January 2022.
Panasonic Holdings Corporation received the second rating of “A-” out of the eightgrades in recognition of its efforts for climate change such as reducing CO2 emissions and setting medium- to long-term targets, and its information disclosure.

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Fiscal 2022 Awards in the Environmental Field

Environmental activities by Panasonic gained recognition again in fiscal 2022, with various awards received globally.

Major Awards and Achievements in the Environmental Field (Fiscal 2022)

Category

Presenter and awards

Award title

Recipient companies and details

Products & Services

Japan: Energy Conservation
Center Japan (ECCJ)
Energy Conservation Grand Prize 2021

Minister’s Prize, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in the Product Category/Business Model Category (Household field)

ECCJ Chairman’s Prize in the Product/Business Model category

Panasonic Ecology Systems Co., Ltd.
(Joint award with ICHIJO Co., Ltd.)

Japan: Japan Electrical Manufacturers’ Association (JEMA)
The 70h (2021) Electrical Industry Technical Achievement Awards

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Electrical Appliances category Excellent award

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Electrical Appliances category Incentive award

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Electrical Appliances category Incentive award

Japan: Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry (JEMAI)
2021 Resource Recycling Technology and System Awards

Minister’s Prize, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Kitchen Appliances Business Division, Appliance Company, Panasonic Corporation/Manufacturing Innovation Division, Kato Resin Circulation Factory/Manufacturing Innovation Division, Panasonic ET Solutions Co., Ltd.

Japan: The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd.
50th Japan Industrial Grand Prize

Minister’s Prize, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

Japan: LCA Society of Japan (JLCA)
17th LCA Society of Japan Awards

Incentive award

Manufacturing Innovation Division, Panasonic Corporation/Panasonic ET Solutions Co., Ltd. (Joint award with other organizations)

Japan: Japan Gas Association 2022 Technology Award

Grand Prize, Technology Award

Japan: Japan Institute of Design Promotion 2021 Good Design Award

Good Design Award, etc.
Best100

Production Activities

Japan: Energy Conservation Center Japan (ECCJ)
Energy Conservation Grand Prize 2020

ECCJ Chairman’s Prize in the Energy Conservation Best Practices category

Marketing Division, Electric Works Company, Panasonic Corporation/West Japan Division, Panasonic Facilities Co., Ltd.

Japan: Energy Conservation Center Japan (ECCJ)
2021 ECCJ Chairman’s Award

Excellent award in the Manufacturing category

Environmental Communication

Japan: Japan Electrical Manufacturers’ Association (JEMA)
The 70th (2021) Electrical Industry Technical Achievement Awards

Gold Award in the Magazine Advertisement category

Panasonic Corporation, etc.

Japan: BtoB Advertising Association Japan
The 42nd (2021) Japan BtoB Advertising Awards

Silver Award in the Calendar category

Panasonic Life Solutions Creates Co., Ltd., etc.

* Company and organization names are current at the time of awards.