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CSR Awards and Recognition from External Organizations (since fiscal 2000)

Fiscal 2013
Award during FY 2013
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Index National Environmental Award 2013 Sony Service and Operations of Americas's outstanding environmental activities and performance. National Council of the Maquiladora and Manufacturing Industry of Exportation (Mexico) 2013.11
Trade, Industry & Energy Minister Award Sony Korea Corp.'s advanced response to climate change Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy (Korea) 2013.10
Environmental Minister Award Sony Korea Corp. 's environmental management system Ministry of Environment (Korea) 2013.10
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2012
Award during FY 2012
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Innovation in Plastics
Recycling Award
SoRPlas American Chemistry
Council
2012.11
Good Design
Sustainable Design Award
Home Energy Server CP-S300E / CP-S300W Japan Institute of Design Promotion 2012.11
CEA Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards: Eco-Design and Sustainable Technologies product category -Blu-ray Home Theater System BDV-N790W (employs magnetic fluid speakers)
-Cyber-shot™ Cioact Digital Camera DSC-HX30/20 series (employs SoRPlas)
Consumer Electronics Association (USA) 2012.11
2012 Environmental Excellence Awards: Technology Innovation SoRPlas Industrial Environmental Association (California, USA) 2012.10
EISA Green Smart Phone Award Smartphone Xperia™ P European Imaging and Sound Association 2012. 09
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2011
Award during FY 2011
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Corporation of the Year at the Beyond Sport Awards 2011 Sony Corporation
(Project: Dream Goal 2010)
The Beyond Sport Awards 2011.12
Singapore PUB Watermark Award Outstanding contributions to water conservation by Sony Group companies in Singapore Public Utility Board in Singapore 2011.10
Singapore Sustainability Awards Long-term commitment on environmental policies by the Sony Group companies in Singapore Singapore Business Federation 2011.07
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2009
Award during FY 2009
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
The Knowledge Economy Minister's Prize Sony Korea Corp's Initiative Climate Changes Response Activities The Ministry of Knowledge Economy (Republic of Korea) 2009.11
Director-General for Commerce and Distribution Policy Award, FY 2009 METI Minister Awards for Best Contributors to Product Safety Sony Corporation Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry, Japan 2009.11
Minister of economy, trade and industry award-winning for resource circulation technology & system Sony Chemical & Information Device Corporation, Kanuma Plant Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry, Japan 2009.10
Director General, Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Award Packing of a small mobile PC (VAIO Type P) JAPAN PACKAGING INSTITUTE 2009.06
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2008
Award during FY 2008
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Director-General of the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy Award of Commendation Program to Excellent Energy Management Factories Sony Corporation, Sendai Technology Center Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry 2009.02
Director-General of the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy Award of Commendation Program to Excellent Energy Management Factories Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation, Kokubu Technology Center Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry 2009.02
Sony Corporation awarded Director-General of the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy Prize Increased acquisition of Green Power Certificates and forest conservation activities linked to the certificate system by Sony Corporation Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry 2008.11
Ontario Waste Minimization Awards - Platinum Award Sony of Canada Ltd. Ontario Recycling Council 2008.10
Environment Minister's prize Sony Korea Ministry of Environment (Republic of Korea) 2008.10
Acquired certification mark for "Carbon Neutral Program" Sony Korea Ministry of Knowledge Economy (Republic of Korea) 2008.09
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2007
Award during FY 2007
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
1st Diversity Management Award Sony Corporation Toyo Keizai Inc. 2008.01
Best Environmental Report Award, ACCA Malaysia Environmental and Social Reporting Awards 2006 Environmental Site Report 2006 published by Sony EMCS (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. ACCA Malaysia 2007.05
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2006
Award during FY 2006
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Environmental Communication Awards 2006 : Sustainability Excellence Award Sony CSR Report 2006 Global Environmental Forum 2007.02
Sustainable Energy Europe Award Sony's voluntary commitment to energy efficiency European Commission 2007.02
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2005
Award during FY 2005
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Environmental Communication Awards 2005 : Sustainability Excellence Award Sony CSR Report 2005 Global Environmental Forum 2006.01
Award for family-friendly corporations on FY 2005, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Award (Japan) Support for employees raising children and caring for family members Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare 2005.09
Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry award-winning for the First Japan Prize for Creativity Technology development and commercialization of mercury-free silver oxide batteries Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry 2005.08
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2004
Award during FY 2004
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Environmental Communication Awards 2004 : Excellent Environmental Reporting Award Environmental & Social Report 2004 published by Sony EMCS Kisarazu TEC Global Environmental Forum 2005.01
Environmental Communication Awards 2004 : Sustainability Excellence Award Sony CSR Report 2004 Global Environmental Forum 2005.01
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan award-winning for excellent utilization of biomass Technological development and proactive implementation of vegetable based plastics on home electric appliances Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan 2004.11
Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry award-winning for promoting 3R activities Marketing of Mini Disc that contains recycled resin and contribution to 3R, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle, activities Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Council in Japan 2004.10
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2003
Award during FY 2003
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
Best Environmental Report 2003 Award, ACCA Malaysia Environmental Reporting Award 2003 Environmental Report FY2002 published by Sony Technology Malaysia Sdn. Bhd ACCA Malaysia 2004.03
Minister of economy, trade and industry award-winning for resource circulation technology & system The circulation system of the ferric chloride used solution for etching Joint award-winning of Sony Chemicals Corporation Neagari plant and TOAGOSEI CO.,LTD.Nagoya plant Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry, Japan 2004.03
Best Environmental Report 2003 Award, Singapore Environmental Reporting Awards (SERA) Environmental & Social Report 2003 published by Sony Display Device Singapore ACCA Singapore 2004.03
Environment Reports Award 2003 :Good Environmental Reporting Prize Environmental & Social Report 2003 published by Sony EMCS Kisarazu TEC Global Environment Forum 2004.01
Environment Reports Award 2003 : Sustainability Excellence Prize Sony CSR Report 2003 Global Environment Forum 2004.01
Prime Minister's Hibiscus Award 2002/2003 Exceptional Achievement in Environmental Performance Business Council for Sustainable Development in Malaysia (BCSDM), Environmental Management and Research Association of Malaysia (ENSEARCH), Federation of Malaysia (FMM) 2003.12
Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award Greenery activity by Oita Technology Center, Semiconductor Kyusyu Corporation Japan Greenery Research and Development Center 2003.10
5th PBEC Environmental Award Sony Electronics of Korea Co. Pacific Basin Economic Council 2003.08
Thailand Prime Minister Award Environmental conservation activities at Sony Siam Industries Co. Ltd. Royal Government of Thailand 2003.05
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2002
Award during FY 2002
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
ACCA Malaysia Environmental Reporting Award - The Best Environmental Report - Runner Up Corporate transparency of Environmental report published by Sony Technology Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. ACCA Malaysia and endorsed by Ministry of Science,Technology and Environment of Malaysia 2003.03
World Star Award for Packaging Excellence Development of transparent packages made of vegetable-based plastics for portable radio ICR-P10 World Packaging Organization 2003.01
2002 Ecot Goods Award; Resource Conservation Resource conservation effort for implementing vegetable-based plastic to enclosure of Walkman, WM-FX202 NTT-X 2003.01
Green Dragon Wales Environmental Standard Level 5. Continuous Environmental Improvement Continuous environmental improvements at Sony UK Manufacturing. Pencoed Technology Centre Arena Network, Groundwork Wales, and the Welsh Assembly Government 2003.01
Appreciation for leadership partner Leadership in supporting the Plug-In To Recycling Campaign and the safe recycling of electronics for Sony Electronics Inc. The U.S. EPA 2003.01
Recognition from US EPA Active participation in Mid-Atlantic Regional E-Cycling Project for Sony Electronics Inc. The U.S. EPA 2002.11
Waste Minimization and Electronics Recycling Active participation in Mid-Atlantic Regional E-Cycling Project for Sony Electronics Inc. The U.S. EPA 2002.10
2002 British Energy/NMI Energy Efficiency Awards Reduced energy consumption by 37% over three years at Sony Manufacturing Company UK, Ltd., Bridgend Plant British Energy / The National Microelectronics Institute 2002.09
Award for promoting thermal energy storage system Ice thermal energy storage system by ST Liquid Crystal Display Corp. Heat Pump & Thermal Storage Technology Center in Japan 2002.07
26th Kinoshita-Award by Japan Packaging Institute : Packaging Category Establishing recycling system of low quality papers used by Sony sites Japan Packaging Institute 2002.05
The 5th Green Reporting Award Site Report Award Sony EMCS Kisarazu TEC Site Report 2001 Toyo Keizai, Inc.
Green Reporting Forum
2002.05
The 5th Green Reporting Award Sony Environmental Report 2001 Toyo Keizai, Inc.
Green Reporting Forum
2002.05
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2001
Award during FY 2001
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
The 2nd Annual ECO-Web Awards: Judge's Choice Award For Sony environmental activities Homepage Ecology Symphony 2002.03
World Star Award Contribution to resource conservation by using hexagonal carton for WEGA World Packaging Organization 2002.02
General Kyushu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry Award for Superior Energy Control Site; Heat Section Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation, Kokubu Technology Center Kyushu Bereau of Economy, Trade and Industry 2002.02
General Kyushu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry Award for Superior Energy Control Site; Heat Section Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation, Kokubu Technology Center Kyushu Bereau of Economy, Trade and Industry 2002.02
Excellence in Plastics Impact on the Environment Sony Electronics Inc. Society of Plastics Engineers, Inc. 2002.02
Successful Case of Energy Conservation in Factory & Building: Excellent Prize Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation, Kokubu Technology Center The Energy Conservation Center, Japan 2002.01
Kankyo-goo Award Superiority Prize for Web-site For Sony environmental activities Homepage Kankyo-goo 2001.12
The 11th Environmental Advertisement Contest : Newspaper Special Prize For Environmental Advertizement on Nihon Keizai Shimbun NPO Japan Regional Exchange Center
Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.
2001.12
Environmental Reports Award 2001: Excellence Prize Sony Environmental Report 2001 Global Environmental Forum 2001.12
International Environment Business Exhibition 2001 Ecolife Award:Excellence Prize
Environmentally conscious product developmant in MD Walkman MZ-909 by Sony Corporation and Sony EMCS Corporation, Saitama TEC Shiga Prefecture 2001.11
Industrial Environmental Association Award Sony Electronics Inc. Industrial Environmental Association 2001.10
Recycling Promotion Chairman's Award, recognizing contribution to promoting recycling in fiscal 2001 Sony EMCS Corporation Kohda TEC Sony EMCS Corporation Minokamo TEC Sony EMCS Corporation Kosai TEC Sony Corporation Sendai Technology Center Sony Corporation Sendai Technology Center Sony Logistics Corporation Sony Tochigi Corporation Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation Kokubu Technology Center Recycle Promotion Association 2001.10
General Kyusyu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry Greenery Award Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation Oita Technology Center Kyushu Bereau of Economy, Trade and Industry 2001.10
The 2000 Ontario Waste Minimization Awards - Bronze Sony of Canada Ltd. The Recycling Council of Ontario 2001.06
The 28th Environmental Award : Excellence Prize Development and employment of lead-free solder THE NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN, LTD. 2001.06
World Star Award In cooperation with CHUOH PACK INDUSTRY CO.,LTD, Sony has moved away from EPS packaging to cardboard cushion as packaging material for LCD display. World Packaging Organisation 2001.05
The Fourth Green Purchasing Award:Excellence Prize Sony Corporation Green Purchasing Network 2001.04
The Tenth Global Environment Award: Grand Prize Activities conducted to consolidate Sony's new environmental management structure and global environmental activities (Sony Group) Japan Industrial Journal Co. 2001.04
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.
Fiscal 2000
Award during 2000
Subject
Sponsor
Acquired
The Fourth Environmental Report Awards: Excellence Prize A site report by Sony Tochigi Corporation National Association Promotion of Environmental Conservation 2001.03
Council for the Promotion of Recycling Chairman's Award in Fiscal 2000 in recognition of recycling promotional activities Recycling activities by Sony Broadcasting Products, Sony Oita, Sony Kohda, Sony Atsugi Technology Center, Sony Sendai Technology Center, Sony Minokamo and Sony Tochigi Recycle Promotion Association 2000.11
Ecohitech Award 2000 Results of environmental activities by Sony Italia Italian Ministry of Industry, Commerce and the Handicrafts 2000.10
2000 Nikkei Superior Trend-setting Factories and Offices Awards Environmentally conscious facilities at Sony Center am Potsdamer Platz (Germany) Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc 2000.10
Good Design Award 2000 Sony's Green Envelopes and Green Packaging Japan Industrial Design Promotion Organization 2000.10
The Excellent Consumer-oriented Group: Minister of International Trade and Industry Award Measures concerning environmentally conscious packaging by the Sony Package Engineering Committee Ministry of International Trade and Industry/Japan Industrial Association 2000.10
The Excellent Consumer-oriented Group: Minister of International Trade and Industry Award Measures concerning environmentally conscious packaging by the Sony Package Engineering Committee Ministry of International Trade and Industry/Japan Industrial Association 2000.10
Prime Minister's Award for Outstanding Industries 2000 Results achieved in environmental activities by Sony Mobile Electronics (Thailand) Royal Government of Thailand 2000.09
Prime Minister's Commendations for Outstanding Contributions to the National Greening Campaign Greenery promotion campaign by Sony Kohda The Liaison Council for Greening 2000.08
Best Factory Award 2000 Environmental and other activities by Sony Mobile Electronics (Thailand) Royal Government of Thailand 2000.06
24th Kinoshita-Award by Japan Packaging Institute: R&D Category 100% recycled magazine paper and an ink with solvent completely replaced with soybean oil developed by Sony in cooperation with Oji Paper Co., Ltd., Shinfuji Paper Co., Ltd. and Dainippon Ink and Chemicals Incorporated Japan Packaging Institute 2000.05
PBEC Environmental Award Sony Magnetic Products Thailand Pacific Basin Economic Council 2000.03
*Organization names appear as they were at the time of award receipt.




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