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Fiscal 2022 social and environmental performance indicators marked with at the webpage “ESG Data Table” of the section “Sustainability” on our website has received third-party assurance from KPMG AZSA Sustainability Co., Ltd. in order to enhance the reliability of the information.
The calculation criteria for social and environmental performance indicators that have received third-party assurance are described at the webpage “ESG Data Table.”

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Furthermore, Fiscal 2021 social and environmental performance indicators marked with at the section “Sustainability” on our website has received third-party assurance from KPMG AZSA Sustainability Co., Ltd. in order to enhance the reliability of the information.
The calculation criteria for social performance indicators that have received third-party assurance are described in the table and graph at the webpage “Health, Safety, and Welfare of Employees.” The calculation criteria for the environmental performance indicators that have received third-party assurance are described in the figure at the webpage “Environmental Goals and Performance” and the table “CO2 Emissions by Category (Scope 3)” at the webpage “Contributing to Building a Low-carbon Society.”

With the renewal of the “Sustainability” website on April 26, 2023, the web page names “The Environment” and “Together with Our Employees” in the “Independent Assurance Report” have been changed to “Environment” and “Health, Safety and Welfare of Employees ,” respectively.

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