SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2011
about this report
We are pleased to present the second annual sustainability report or Toshiba GroupCompanies’ business operations in North America. This report summarizes the sustainabilityactivities o our North American businesses, as part o the company’s global Environmental/ CSR initiative. The report ocuses on results and activities in FY2010 (April 1, 2010 to March31, 2011), but also includes select activities ater March 31, 2011. This report ocuses on sustainability activities o fve major consolidated companies and threemajor afliated companies under Toshiba in North America:
TAIS employees donated100 git bags to Orangewoodoster youth graduating roma local high school.
Streamline the report and ocus on North American priorities.
Our report ocuses on material issues thatwe have identifed as relevant to North American stakeholders. This report concisely summarizes theinitiatives taking place on a regional level.
Use one international reporting standard.
This year’s report ollows the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI)G3 Reporting Framework. Toshiba North America has sel-declared this report to be a level C report.
At our 2011 stakeholder dialogue meeting, stakeholders provided eedback on the ToshibaNorth America 2010 CSR report. Two key areas or improvement emerged rom that discus-sion. Their recommendations are outlined below, along with how they were implemented.
Note: this report does not include the companies that report to the major consolidated subsidiary companies listedabove. Minor operating companies report to their parent Toshiba Group companies in Japan.
Since Toshiba North American businesses are part o the Toshiba Group companies, readersshould reerence our global reports or a complete representation o our businesses’ sustain-ability perormance:
Global CSR report [www.toshiba.co.jp/csr/en/engagement/report/index.htm] Annual report [www.toshiba.co.jp/about/ir/en/library/ar/ar.htm]Environmental report [www.toshiba.co.jp/env/en/report/index.htm]Social Contributions Activities report [http://www.toshiba.co.jp/social/en/report/index.htm]Corporate website [www.toshiba.co.jp/index.htm]
Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc. (TABS)Toshiba o Canada, Ltd. (TCL)Westinghouse Electric Company, L.L.C. (WEC)
Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)Toshiba America Inormation Systems, Inc.* (TAIS)Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. (TAMS)Toshiba America Nuclear Energy Corp. (TANE)Toshiba International Corp. (TIC)*Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. (TACP) was merged to TAIS in FY2010*Toshiba Electromex, S.A. de C.V. (TMX), a subsidiary o TAIS as o March 31, 2011
Disclaimer: This report contains plans and strategies or the uture o Toshiba, as well as predictions and prospectsregarding our perormance. Such inormation is based on inormation currently available to us.