A Message from the President

A Message from the President

Building on Our 110-Year History to Drive New Growth and Evolution
Ensuring that DIC remains a unique global organization that is trusted by society

View the message from Kaoru Ino, Chairman of the Board of Directors (former Representative Director, President and CEO)

DIC Report


Latest DIC Report and back numbers can be downloaded here.

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Initiatives for Sustainability

The DIC Group's Sustainability Program

The DIC Group will strive to remain an organization that contributes to sustainability for society and the global environment by capitalizing on its businesses to achieve unfaltering growth, thereby enhancing its own sustainability.

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The DIC Group's Sustainability Program

Communication with Stakeholders

The DIC Group considers communication with stakeholders is really important and makes efforts through various opportunities, such as dialogues, exhibitions, website, and event, etc.

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Communication with Stakeholders


The DIC Group will contribute to the prosperity of customers and society by consistently providing reliable products.

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New Technology Development and Value Creation

The DIC Group is leveraging its core technologies, including those in the areas of optics and color, organic molecular design and polymer design, to develop high-value-added products.

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New Technology Development and Value Creation

Social Contribution Activities

The DIC Group will promote social contribution initiatives in three areas: business activities, culture and education, and communities and society.

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Social Contribution Activities

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Our Measures to Prevent Global Warming

Our Measures to Prevent Global Warming mark

The DIC Group is promoting the reduction of CO2 emissions in efforts to prevent global warming.

Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art

Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art mark

Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art is open for the public to show over 1000 various art pieces.

Visiting Science Lab Program

Visiting Science Lab Program mark

The DIC Group conducts visiting science labs at public elementary schools.


Participation in the UNGC

Participation in the UNGC since Dec. 2010

Respect for Human Rights mark

The DIC Group supports and adheres to global codes governing human rights, notably the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Promoting Diversity mark

DIC incorporate the concept of diversity into management, thereby creating workplaces that enhance job satisfaction.

External Assessments mark

DIC was selected for inclusion in the DJSI Asia Pacific Index and other indices.

Financial and Nonfinancial Information mark

The DIC Group's principal financial and nonfinancial information.

DIC Report and the GRI Standards mark

DIC Report and the GRI Standard contrast table is posted.

Third-Party Verification mark

Third-party verification of its data for greenhouse gas emissions and discharge of industrial waste

Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

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