Japan Partnership for Circular Economy

Japan Partnership for Circular Economy


AstraZeneca promotes sustainability in three key areas: Access to Healthcare, Environmental Protection, and Ethics and

Transparency. We are committed to activities that contribute to the health of patients, employees, the environment and

communities through our medicines, investments and partnerships.

Our initiatives to support circular economy is part of Environmental Protection, which is consistent with SDG 12 -

Responsible Consumption and Production.

AstraZeneca Japan’s circular economy initiatives mainly include: (1) reduction of disposable plastics, (2) reduction of

copy paper, (3) recycling of to-be-disposed-of clear folders, (4) elimination of paper cups in cafeterias, and (5) used

paper recycling.