SBF is promoting environmental management as part of the Suntory Group. As a company that benefits from the blessings of nature, we believe that we have a special responsibility to contribute to the creation of a sustainable society. As part of that commitment, we have adopted new environmental goals for 2030.

Environmental Policy & Environmental Targets

SBT(the Science Based Targets) certification

SBF has set targets for reducing emissions of CO2 and other greenhouse gases by 2030. These targets have been certified by the international Science Based Targets initiative* as having scientific basis for achieving the goal of keeping the global temperature increase under 2 degrees Celsius as stated in the Paris Agreement.

* The SBT initiative was jointly established in 2015 by the four organizations of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), United Nations Global Compact, World Resources Institute (WRI), and World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). It promotes the achievement of targets, based on scientific principles, to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases in order to limit to the rise in atmospheric temperatures from the level that had obtained before the Industrial Revolution to below 2℃.

Reducing Environmental Impact in the Supply Chain

Our group implements activities to reduce environmental impact throughout the entire value chain spanning from materials procurement and manufacturing to logistics, sales, and recycling.

Efforts for 100% Effective Utilization of PET Bottles

History of Containers and Packaging

Awards and Accreditations

 the first plant in Japan to receive the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) 

Suntory Okudaisen Bunanomori Water Plant becomes first in Japan to be certified by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS)

Suntory Beverage & Food Limited Awarded Position on the CDP Water Security A List Company for the Third Year in a Row

CDP is an international NPO which works to measure, disclose, manage and share important environmental information on companies and years. SBF was recognized by CDP for our activities aimed at conserving headwater and reducing the amount of water used at plants.

Selected for the first time as a stock included in the FTSE4Good Index Series and FTSE Blossom Japan Index

This index was developed by FTSE Russell and is composed of corporations that have implemented outstanding response to ESG.

Certified as Science Based Targets (SBT)

SBF’s goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions as stated in our 2030 Environmental Goals was certified as a science-based target for limiting global warming to 2 degrees Celsius.