In Bangkok (Thailand), employees handmade 960 flash cards (educational materials for young children) with colorful illustrations.
The completed flashcards were delivered to children attending nursery school in Nong Khai province in northeastern Thailand.
In Mumbai (India), an employee gave a lecture to a group of 30 students in the engineering department on the newest applications for electric vehicles, introducing industry-wide trends and their relevance to engineering plastics.
The students were enthusiastic and had many questions and comments about the future prospects of our products.
In Kaohsiung, employees held an art contest themed on the global environment for students at an elementary school as well as children of employees living near the plant. A total of 37 entries were received and the winners were awarded scholarships.
In Kuantan (Malaysia), employees donated hydroponics equipment made from recycled materials to 20 children living in a children’s home. Also, employees explained how to use the equipment to the children and helped them succeed in hydroponic cultivation.
In Nantong (China), employees collaborated with a local Daicel Group company in donating sporting goods to a local elementary school attended by children in need. On the day of the activity, employees from both companies went to the elementary school to hand out the sporting goods to 60 children.
In Shanghai (China), employees donated 2,258 RMB to foundations that support children. The money was used to buy bookshelves and books for all children in the local elementary school. The foundation also awarded stationery to children who did well in a reading and writing competition held at the school.
In FY2022, Polyplastics entered into a partnership agreement with the Shizuoka BlueRevs rugby team, and a former player visited two elementary schools (a total of 144 students) in Fuji City, and held rugby experience classes. In addition, stationery with the Polyplastics logo was given out on the day to support the children and their healthy growth.
In addition to the activities introduced in the photos presented here, we are working in other ways to nurture the next generation.