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