Environment-related Information

Items Applicable companies FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
CO₂ emissions (t-CO₂)
(Scope 1,2)
Takara Bio 5,894 6,822 8,585
Takara Biotechnology (Dalian) 3,869 4,039 4,058
Other offices 3,425 0 187
Waste emissions (t) Takara Bio 129 178 231
Takara Biotechnology (Dalian) 74 74 88
Amount of chemical substances handled
(under PRTR Law) (kg)
Takara Bio 76 34 97
Volume of water used (m³) Takara Bio 38,246 39,784 84,190
Takara Biotechnology (Dalian) 21,062 21,428 19,963
Other offices 12,993 0 75

Human Resources-related Information

Employee information (Takara Bio Group)

Item Breakdown FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
No. of employees
by region
Japan 480 517 570
Overseas U.S. 207 206 202
China 588 589 587
Europe 71 81 88
Other* 89 92 92

*Asia excluding Japan and China

Employee Information (Takara Bio)

Item Breakdown FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
No. of employees
by region
Male 287 300 327
Female 193 217 243
No. of new
graduate hires
Male 12 14 6
Female 13 24 9
Diversity Employees with disabilities (%) 2.2 2.2 2.9
Women in managerial positions (%) 19.5 19.5 19.7
Status of
employees
Average years of service 13 years and one month 13 years and one month 12 years and eight months
Average age 40 years and 11 months 40 years and 10 months 41 years and 0 months
Average annual remuneration (Tens of thousands of yen) 694 694 695
No. of women who have taken childcare leave 11 7 5
No. of men who have taken childcare leave 1 0 6
Women who returned to work after taking childcare leave (%) 100 100 100
Monthly average of overtime hours 17.75 20.88 25.55
Annual paid holidays taken (%) 10.6 10.8 9.8
Turnover* (%) 6.7 1.2 1.8
Average years of employment (male) 13.8 14.1 13.7
Average years of employment (female) 12.1 11.8 11.4
Industrial safety
and health
No. of work-related injuries (including minor injuries) 0 6 2
Frequency 0 0 0
Frequency 0 0 0

*Turnover of newly-graduated employees who leave within three years of service

Governance-related information—Number of external directors and external Audit & Supervisory Board members

FY2019 FY2020 FY2021
Directors 8 9 9
Internal directors 6 6 6
External directors 2 3 3
Ratio of external directors (%) 25% 33% 33%
Audit & Supervisory
Board members
5 5 5
Internal Audit & Supervisory Board members 2 2 2
External Audit & Supervisory Board members 3 3 3