Sustainability

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NEWFeb 4, 2020

JT Group recognized as a global leader in sustainable water management

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Latest News

NEWJan 21, 2020

JT Group recognized as a global leader in tackling climate change

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Our way of doing business

Three absolute requirements

We have three 'absolute requirements' for sustainability, which apply to the whole Group.

  • Respecting human rights

    We are committed to respecting human rights across our global operations and value chains, as expressed in our JT Group Human Rights Policy.

  • An improved social and environmental impact

    We are committed to protecting the environment and making a positive difference wherever we operate.

  • Good governance and business standards

    We are committed to promoting transparent, fair, and timely decision-making that carefully considers the respective interests of consumers, shareholders, employees, and the wider society.

Our people

A large part of how we do business relates to how we attract, retain, and treat our employees, and how we keep them safe at work.

Tobacco

Products and services

We will be a total tobacco company offering consumers an even greater choice of products by focusing on quality, innovation and reduced-risk potential.

Reduced-Risk Products

Supply chain

We will reduce environmental and social risks, and enable transparent and responsible practices across our supply chain.

Supply chain

- Supply chain policies and standards

- Leaf supply chain - Raw material sourcing

- Non-tobacco materials, other products, and services

Regulatory environment and illegal trade

We will ensure the Company is included in policymaking leading to fair and balanced regulation, and enhance our cooperation with governments to combat illegal trade.

Optimizing the regulatory environment

Tackling illegal trade

Investing in people

We will be the employer of choice by investing in people.

Talent development, Workplace safety, Community investment and Diversity and inclusion

Pharmaceuticals

JT is committed to the research and development of world-class, innovative drugs.

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Processed food

Our processed food business meets the needs of our consumers with a variety of safe and delicious meal choices.

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