Regarding its approach to sustainability reporting, the Bridgestone Group has disclosed detailed information on
Sustainability Report to communicate its position on sustainability and related activities effectively to
To communicate initiatives intended to increase corporate value over the medium to long term, the Group referenced the Reporting Principles and Disclosures of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards, as well as the International Integrated Reporting Framework of the Value Reporting Foundation. In the following report, intended for a wide range of stakeholders, the Group describes its fundamental management policies for achieving sustainable growth, clarifying the social and environmental issues that it seeks to address and proactively disclosing the initiatives to address those issues.
This report primarily covers the 2020 calendar year, with some additional information from late 2019, early 2021 and beyond according to the content of of the Bridgestone Group's Mid-Long Term Business Strategy.
Sustainability Report and website cover the initiatives of the Bridgestone Group, which includes subsidiaries and affiliates around the world. Throughout Sustainability Report and website, Bridgestone or the “Company” refers to the Bridgestone Corporation, while “the Bridgestone Group,” or “the Group” refers to all group companies.