Mitsubishi Chemical HoldingsTHE KAITEKI COMPANY

Evaluation by Outside Parties

The following are external evaluations of initiatives taken by the MCHC Group.

Products and Techno logies

Fiscal Year Recipient Name of Award Award Granted to Award Granted by
2015 Taiyo Nippon Sanso The 47th JCIA Technology Award, Special Technology Prize Business expansion through the establishment of technology to isolate oxygen-18 isotope and its commercialization The Japan Chemical Industry Association
Mitsubishi Chemical The 14th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Award
Awarded by the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry
Bio-based Engineering Plastic "DURABIO" Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma National Invention Award 2015, Invention Prize Invention of diabetic medicine "Teneligliptin" Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation
Mitsubishi Rayon
(Corecipient: Sunray-kouki Inc.)
The 6th Monozukuri Nippon Grand Award, Excellence Prize Carbon fiber composite roller "Carboleader" Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry;Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism;Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare;Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Mitsubishi Rayon
(Corecipient: Sunray-kouki and Shinano Kogyo)
The 4th The Materials Process Technology Center Collaborative Management Award
Director Prize of Manufacturing Industries Bureau of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Carbon fiber composite roller "Carboleader" The Materials Process Technology Center
Mitsubishi Rayon Award of The Society of Fiber Science and Technology 2014 Development of core-sheath acetate fiber "KIST" The Society of Fiber Science and Technology
Taiyo Nippon Sanso Technology Award, Combustion Society of Japan Oxygen enriched combustion technology of super low NOx "Innova-Jet" Combustion Society of Japan
Mitsubishi Chemical 10th European Bioplastics Conference, Global Bioplastics Award Bio-based Engineering Plastic "DURABIO" European Bioplastics
Ryoko (Mitsubishi Rayon Group)
(Corecipient: DAIWA HOUSE INDUSTRY Co., LTD. and 3M Japan Ltd.)
Energy Conservation Grand Prize for excellent energy conservation equipment 2015 (Product and Business Model Category), Chairman Prize of ECCJ Efforts towards energy conservation lightings and improving comfort by using natural lighting system The Energy Conservation Center
Kansai Coke and Chemicals Company
Takashi Nojima
Coker Medal Contributions towards technology establishment of cokes field Cokes Specialists Association, Germany
2014 Mitsubishi Chemical ECHO CITY Excellent Product Award 2014 OLED lighting module “VELVE” Nikkei Architecture Nikkei Home Builder
Mitsubishi Plastics 15th Japan Stainless Steel Association Award, 1st Prise Aluminum Composite Material “ALPOLIC”Marina Bay Sands Art Science Museum Japan Stainless Steel Association
Mitsubishi Chemical 62nd CSJ Award for Technology Development Development and Industrialization of High Contrast Dichroic Dye and Liquid Crystal Compounds for Camera The Chemical Society of Japan(CSJ)
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Award for Drug Research and Development Development of Canagliflozin, a SGLT2 inhibitor indicated for treatment of type 2 diabetes The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
2013 Mitsubishi Chemical 59th Okochi Memorial Production Award Innovative coke-making process with low energy comsumption for effective use of coal resources Okochi memorial Foundation
Mitsubishi Chemical 45th Annual JCIA Technology Award (Grand Prize) Development and Industrialization of innovative catalysis process to manufacture ethylene glycol The Japan Chemical Industry Association
Mitsubishi Chemical The 18th CSJ Award for Young Chemists in Technical Development Design and Development of Acrylic Block Copolymers for Hairstyling Use The Chemical Society of Japan(CSJ)
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Breakthrough Award, Division of Medicinal Chemistry, PSJ Development of Teneligliptin, a treatment for type 2 diabetes Division of Medicinal Chemistry, The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy Award Development of Fingolimod, a treatment for multiple sclerosis Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy
Mitsubishi Rayon 45th Annual JCIA Technology Award (Special Technology Prize) Development and industrialization of Genopal, high-precision fiber-type DNA chip The Japan Chemical Industry Association
Mitsubishi Rayon 44th Senken Synthetic Fiber Awards Technical Category Award KIST material with a triacetate and diacetate core-sheath structure SENKEN SHIMBUN
2012 Mitsubishi Chemical National Commedation for Inention Invention of red phosphor to improve color rendering property if white LED Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation
Mitsubishi Chemical The JCIA Technology Award Development of red phosphor for white LED Japan Chemical Industry Association (JCA)
Mitsubishi Plastic The 15th ozone Layer Protection and Global Warming Prevention Award, Minister of Environment Award AQSOA, adsorption chiller Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun
Mitsubishi Rayon (NEDO composite material project) JEC Inovation Award 2012 New composite mterial carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastics (CFRTP) JEC (Journal and Exhibitions on Composites)
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma The 37th Inoue Harushige Prize Immusera, a pharmaceutical for multiple sclerosis Japan Science and Technology Agency
Mitsubishi Chemical Engineering Promotion Special Award Development of DTP process Engineering Advancement Association of Japan
Mitsubishi Chemical Engineering Heating control system for private enterprise in Shanxi Province, China
KANSAI COKE AND CHEMICALS
Mitsubishi Chemical Green and Sustainable Chemistry Award Development and industrialization if innovative catalytic process for ethylene glycol GSC Network
Mitsubishi Chemical IDW 2012 Best Paper Award Yellow phosphor IDW
2011 Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Technology Award Development of new phosphor for white LED containing scandium The Rare Earth Society of Japan
Mitsubishi Plastic The CSJ Award for Technology Development Industrialization of novel zeolite water vapor adsorbent The Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ)
Mitsubishi Chemical
Mitsubishi Chemical Group Science and Technology Research Center
Mitsubishi Rayon Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award, Monozukuri Nippon Grand Award Rod lens Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Drug Research and Development Immusela, a treatment for multiple sclerosis The Pharmaceutical Society
Mitsubishi Chemical TPM Award for Excellent Paper (Technology) Development of inspection systems for CUO (corrosion under insulation) of oil-plant and petrochmical plant Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance
Mitsubishi Chemical Medience Grant Prix, Japanese Society of Toxicologic Pathology President Award   Japan Society of Toxicologic Pathology
Mitsubishi Plastic Good Design Award Thermomild, heating and cooling panel equipment Japan Institute of Design Promotion

SRI Index

Fiscal Year Recipient Name of Award Award Granted to Award Granted by
2015 Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Dow Jones Sustainability Indices   Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings FTSE4Good Index Series   FTSE
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma FTSE4Good Index Series   FTSE
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index   Morningstar Japan Inc.
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings 「DEALWATCH AWARDS 2015」 Bond Sector 「Bond of the Year」   Thomson Reuters Markets
2014 Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Dow Jones Sustainability Indices   Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings FTSE4 Good Index Series   FTSE
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index   Morningstar Japan Inc.
2013 Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Dow Jones Sustainability Indices   Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings FTSE4 Good Index Series   FTSE
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index   Morningstar Japan Inc.
2012 Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Dow Jones Sustainability Indices   Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings FTSE4 Good Index Series   FTSE
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index   Morningstar Japan Inc.

Foundation Supporting Corporate Activities

Fiscal Year Recipient Name of Award Award Granted for Award Granted by
2015 Mitsubishi Chemical, Kurosaki Plant Minister Prize of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Toshihiro Kihara
Engineering Department, Kurosaki Plant
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Group RC Activities Performance Prize   Association of International Chemical Manufacturers
Mitsubishi Chemical, Mizushima Plant Responsible Care Prize   The Japan Chemical Industry Association
UMG ABS, Ohtake Plant
(Mitsubishi Rayon Group)
Director Award of Hiroshima Labor Bureau (Safety and Health) 2015, Excellence Prize   Hiroshima Labor Bureau
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings IT Japan Award 2015, Grand Prix   Nikkei Computer
Lucite International Inc.
(Memphis - Fite Road)
(Mitsubishi Rayon Group)
Tennessee Green Star Partnership, Three-Star Partners   Tennessee State, USA
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma, Kashima Plant Chief Director Award of Japan Association for Safety of Hazardous Materials   Japan Association for Safety of Hazardous Materials
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Nikkei New Office Award, Kinki New Office Promotion Award New Headquarter Building New Office Promotion Association, Nikkei Inc.
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Osaka Landscape Award 2015, Encouragement Prize New Headquarter Building Osaka Prefectural Government
Nippon Tansan Gas
(Taiyo Nippon Sanso Group)
Chief Award of the Kanto District Transport Bureau Masami Saotome Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Mitsubishi Chemical, Mizushima Plant The High Pressure Gas Safety 2015
Minister Award of Economy, Trade and Industry
  Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Mitsubishi Chemical Young Scientist Award Yusuke Tsukada, LED Materials Department, Tsukuba R&D Center  
Mitsubishi Plastics, Hiratsuka Plant The 19th Environmental Communication Award, Excellence Prize   Ministry of Environment, and other entitles
Mitsubishi Chemical Group Science and Technology Research Center The SCEJ Award for Outstanding Women’s Activity Mio Ishida The Society of Chemical Engineers
Mitsubishi Chemical, Kashima Plant Global Users Exchange Award Takayuki Aoyama, Atsushi Kondo, Instrumentation Group Emerson Electric Co.
Mitsubishi Chemical, Kurosaki Plant Fukuoka Governor Award for Worker Tatsumi Kimura, Management Department Governor of Fukuoka Prefecture
Yupo ・A' Design Award (Italy) Silver Prize
・Creativity International Awards (USA) Gold Prize
・Design for Asia Awards (HK) Bronze Prize
2016 Calendar Design Awards
Mitsubishi Chemical High-Technica Safety Master Award 2015
Minister Award of Health, Labor and Welfare
Kazutoshi Saso Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare
Mitsubishi Chemical Logistics Chief Award of Amagasaki Labor Standards Association for Non-Disaster Amagasaki Oil Terminal Amagasaki Labor Standards Association
2014 Wellthy Corporation The First Japan Resilience Award 2015, “Prize of Excellence”   Association for Resilience Japan
Mitsubishi Rayon, Toyohashi Production center Aichi Environmental Award 2015, “Silver Prize” Development of the energy-saving MBR (membrane bioreactor) Aichi Prefecture
Mitsubishi Chemical High-Technica Corporation Forman of Good Safety Management, Prize of the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare Shinichi Inoue, Odawara Techno Center  
Mitsubishi Chemical Governor's Award for. Workers Toshinori Tanaka, R&D Center, Kurosaki Plant Fukuoka Prefecture
Mitusbishi Plastics, Hiratsuka Plant The 18th Environmental Communication Awards, “Excellent Award”   Ministry of the Environment, and other entities
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Awards for Companies Providing Career support in 2014, Prize of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare   Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Mitsubishi Chemical Logistics Corporation, Amagasaki Terminal Distinguished Safety Service Award of the Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications (Group)   Fire and Disaster Management Agency
Mitsubishi Rayon, Yokohama Production Center Kanagawa Labour Bureau “Excellence Award”   Kanagawa Labour Bureau, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Mitsubishi Rayon Green Cross Award Kiyokazu Naito, Toyohashi Production Center Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association
2013 Mitsubishi Polyester Film 2013 Smart Business Recycling Award Recycling activities South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
2012 MPI Governor’s Commendation for Fiscal 2012 Excellent Handling of Hazardous Materials at Site at 22nd Yamaguchi Prefectural Hazardous Material Safety Congress   Governor of Yamaguchi Prefecture
PT. Mitsubishi Chemical Indonesia The Platinum Award, most prestigious of the GKPM Awards CSR activities Minister of Social Welfare, Indonesia
MCC, Yokkaichi Plant Green Cross Award Yasuhiko Samura, Environmental Safety Department Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association
MCC, Mizushima Plant Masataka Sasaki, Environment, Safety, and Quality Department
MPI, Hiratsuka Plant Mitsuo Ginbayashi, Environment, Safety, and Quality Department
MCHC Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun Advertising Award “Orchestration” advert Nikkei, Inc.

Management

Fiscal Year Recipient Name of Award Award Granted for Award Granted by
2014 Yoshimitsu Kobayashi The 35th Mainichi Best Business Person Awards   The Mainichi Newspapers
2012 President & Chief Executive Officer, Yoshimitsu Kobayashi CEO Corporate Communication Award   Keizai Koho Center

※Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Mitsubishi Plastics, Inc., and Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd. were integrated together, thereby launching a new Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation on April 1, 2017.
It should be noted that the information may contain the former company names.