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Sustainability Data

【FOR PEOPLE】(Social)INDEX

2016 2017 2018 2019 Company
Diversity & Inclusion
Number of Employees 13,381 13,502 14,066 14,060 KOSÉ Group*1
Average Tenure (years) 14.0 13.8 13.2 13.0 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
New Grads Hired (Regular Full-Time Position) – F/M 29/14 37/25 45/28 31/22 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Turnover of New Grads within 3 yrs (%) 11.4 3.3 0 4.7 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Ratio of Female in the Board of Directors (%) 6.3 6.3 14.3 14.3 KOSÉ Corporation
Ratio of Female in Administrative Positions (%) 24.7 26.6 Domestic Group Companies
Ratio of Female in Leadership Positions*2 (%) 34.7 38.5 Domestic Group Companies
Ratio of Outside Directors (%) 8.3 8.3 20.0 30.0 KOSÉ Corporation
Ratio of Paid Leave Taken by Employees (%) 46.8 51.7 56.3 63.7 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Ratio of Maternity/Paternity Leave Taken by Employees (%) 98.7 100 99.4 100.0 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Ratio of Reinstatement from Maternity/Paternity Leave (%) 94.7 96.3 83.3 93.0 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Number of Short-Time Work Employees for Childcare 64 114 139 189 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Number of Employees with Paid Family Leave 0 1 2 0 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Number of Short-Time Work Employees for Family Care 0 0 0 1 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Employment Ratio of Persons with Disabilities (%) 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 Domestic Group Companies
<exc. ALBION>
Number of Rehired Employees 33 40 47 57 KOSÉ Corporation
QOL Improvement
Number of General Participants in Sports Events 54,169 61,605 24,678 KOSÉ Corporation
Support for Women & Children
Number of Schools KOSÉ Accepts Company Tour*3
(Schools/Students)
14/114 22/162 11/107 KOSÉ Corporation
Number of Tanzanian Junior High School Students Accepted 2 9(Cum.) KOSÉ Corporation

*1:KOSÉ Group = 41 Consolidated companies including KOSÉ Corporation.
*2:Leadership Position – Person(s) in a position with subordinate(s), or equivalent positions
*3:Company Tour – A social tour for high school/junior high school students.

【FOR THE EARTH】(Environment)INDEX

2017 2018 2019 Company
ENERGY
CO2(GHG)Emissions(t-CO2Total Emission
 
Scope1 8,554.1 7,793.7 7,276.0 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Production facilities and some offices only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Scope2 Market-base 17,875.6 16,859.6 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Production facilities and some offices only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Location-base 13,411.1 17,283.5 15,772.3
Scope3 TOTAL 3,693.2 806,609.1 696,106.7

The scope has been expanded to the whole group (15 categories) since FY2018

Category 1
 Purchased Product/Service
354,951.4 284,213.3
Category 2
 Capital Goods
46,396.7 48,367.9
Category 3
 Fuel and energy-related activities not included in SCOPE1&2
4,080.9 3,880.7
Category 4
 Transportation, distribution (upstream)
3,693.2 20,033.2 16,652.3

FY2017: As part of distribution process

Category 5
 Waste generated in operations
3,971.8 4,253.3
Category 6
 Business trips
1,828.6 1,827.8
Category 7
 Commuting of Employees
4,712.2 4,672.4
Category 8
 Leased asset (upstream)
0 0 N/A
Category 9
 Transportation, distribution (downstream)
0 0 N/A
Category 10
 Processing of sold products
0 0 N/A
Category 11
 Usage of sold products
360,499.3 323,028.0
Category 12
 Disposal of sold products
10,134.9 9,210.9
Category 13
 Leased asset (downstream)
0 0 N/A
Category 14
 Franchise
0 0 N/A
Category 15
 Investment
0 0 N/A
Energy
Consumption
(MWh)
TOTAL 22,282.3 36,587.2 35,172.0 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Purchased power
(electricity)
19,882.0 34,507.6 33,403.3
Cogeneration
(In-house power generation)
2,400.3 2,079.6 1,768.7
Renewable energy 0.0 0.0 0.0
Total Energy Consumption (GJ) 393,455.3 483,351.4 462,702.4 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Town Gas Consumption (km3) 2,388.0 2,113.7 1,921.3 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

LPG Consumption Consumption (km3) 3.0 17.9 11.6 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Usage of Gasoline (kL) 964.8 973.8 871.3 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Usage of Fuel Oil (kL) 219.5 210.0 238.0 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Usage of Diesel Oil (kL) 4.9 13.1 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Usage of Kerosene (kL) 141.4 143.7 135.6 KOSÉ Group

FY2017: Group production facilities and KOSÉ Corporation only.

The data scope has been expanded to the whole group since FY2018.

Air Emission
NOx Emission (ton) 6.0 3.0 5.2 KOSÉ Corporation
Production Department
Sox Emission (ton) 0.0 2.0 0.1 KOSÉ Corporation
Production Department
Waste
Amount of Waste (ton) 2,924 3,177 2,950 KOSÉ Group
Production Department
Recycling Rate (%) 99.1 99.3 99.0 KOSÉ Group
Production Department
Water Resources
Quantity of
water intake
(1,000m3)
TOTAL 354.3 349.4 284.1 KOSÉ Group
Production Department
Surface water
(rivers, lakes, ponds)
0 0 0
Brackish water/Sea water 0 0 0
Well water (recyclable
ground water)
269.1 270.4 223.9
Unrecyclable ground water 0 0 0
Produced water
/mixed water
0 0 0
Tap water (third party
water source)
85.2 79.0 60.1
Amount of
waste water
by destination
(1,000m3)
TOTAL 221.5 218.0 193.6 KOSÉ Group
Production Department
Rivers
(Freshwater, surface)
177.8 146.9
Sea 0 0 0
Ground water,
well water
0 0 0
Sewage (waste water
to third party)
40.2 46.8
Other 0 0 0
Trends in Pollution Load【BOD】(ton) 4.0 0 8.5 KOSÉ Corporation
Production Department
Trends in Pollution Load【SS】(ton) 0 0 5.4 KOSÉ Corporation
Production Department
Trends in Pollution Load【n-HEX】 (ton) 1.0 0 0.5 KOSÉ Corporation
Production Department
Number of Violations of Water Intake/Drainage Laws & Regulations 0 0 0 KOSÉ Group
Production Department
Environmental Contribution & Biodiversity Conservation
SAVE the BLUE – Coral Planting Area(m2/coral) 1,153/1,890 926/1,519 843/1,383
(Cum. Total up to FY2019:
10,519/17,342)
KOSÉ Corporation
External Environmental Evaluation
CDP【Climatic Change】 Non-Participation F B KOSÉ Group
CDP【Water Security】 Non-Participation F B KOSÉ Group
CDP【Forrest (Palm Oil)】 Non-Participation F B- KOSÉ Group

◆ In 2018, KOSÉ acquired a third-party certification for GHG (greenhouse gas) Emissions (Scope1, 2). Read this for detail.

KOSÉ plans to apply for third-party certification tests for 2018 GHG Emissions (Scope 3) and 2019 Certification.

【FUNDAMENTAL POLICIES】 (Governance) INDEX

2017 2018 2019 Company
Supply Chain
Risk Assessment (Questionnaire)
Number of Suppliers
142 151 138 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Number of Suppliers participated in
Procurement Policy Briefing
85 99 105 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Number of Suppliers Participated in Information Exchange Meetings 28 21 15 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Number of Suppliers & Manufacturers Subject to Inspection/Autid 64 75 80 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION>
Phylanthropy
Research/International Exchange Grants
by KOSÉ Cosmetology Research Foundation
(Project/Million Yen)
37/4,200 46/4,700 40/5,250
(Cum. Total since FY1990:
771/83,335)
Donation & Funding
(Million Yen)
14,783 4,752 3,103 KOSÉ Corporation
Number of Local Beauty Seminars 29 KOSÉ Corporation
KOSÉ Sales
Compliance
Number of Participates in Compliance Training 3,249 3,618 3,184 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Number of Reports/Calls for Compliance-Related Incident 19 25 29 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Number of Violations of Laws & Regulations
(serious incidents with impact
on business management)
0 0 0 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Number of Reports to Personal Information
Protection Commission for Personal
Information Leakage Incidents
3 0 0 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>
Quality Assurance
Number of Customer Calls* 69,320 74,893 73,681 Domestic Group Companies
Number of Voluntary Recalls 0 0 2 KOSÉ Group
<exc. ALBION & Tarte>

Customer calls include inquiries, requests, suggestions, and feedbacks

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