NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) today announced that as part of the 19th Environmental Communication Awards, it had received an award for outstanding achievement in the field of environmental reporting for the NSK CSR Report 2015.
The Environmental Communication Awards were launched in 1998 to identify outstanding examples of environmental reports and reporting on environmental initiatives, aiming to encourage eco-conscious management, environmental communication, and greater quality of environmental information disclosure. This year marks the 19th year for the awards to be given.
NSK received the award for outstanding achievement in the field of environmental reporting for the second consecutive year. The award is given to reports that provide information disclosure that set an example for other organizations to follow.
NSK was singled out for establishing the NSK Vision 2026, with the President and CEO outlining a commitment to enhancing communication with stakeholders looking ahead to the next 100 years. The award also recognizes NSK's efforts in advancing initiatives and practicing information disclosure consistent with environmental reporting guidelines.
NSK has published its CSR Report since 2006 in an effort to effectively report on the progress of its social and environmental initiatives. In addition to the CSR Report, NSK published a CSR Communication Report 2015 last year to provide a concise and accessible summary of its corporate initiatives.