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[ESG Partner] Montsenu, a fashion brand dreaming of a new world with sustainable technologies and design
2022.01.21
An interview with Park Jun-beom (Julian Park), CEO of Montsenu, the First Prize Winner of Environmental Social Enterprise Start-Up Ideas Contest held by SK Innovation in 2019 Montsenu’s homepage: https://montsenu.com/     Q1. ‘Montsenu’ sounds like a French brand, what does it mean? We’re curious about how “Montsenu’ was founded.   ‘Montsenu’ may sound like ...
“中国内地推广正确的垃圾分类” - SKBMC 与BEST联合举办ESG活动
2022.01.20
▲ 1月8日, SK IE Technoloy中国常州分公司(SKBMC)与BEST成员们一起开展推广正确垃圾分类的ESG活动后合影留念。– 本活动在严格遵守新冠疾病预防守则下进行   SK IE Technology中国常州分公司(SK hi-tech battery materials China, 下称 SKBMC)于1月8日,和BEST成员们一起,作为ESG*活动的一部分,在分公司所在的常州市内开展了推广正确垃圾分类的活动。 (*)ESG(环境、社会和公司治理):指在环境(Environment)、社会(Social)和公司治理(Governance)等非财务绩效方面创造出多少价值   北电爱思特(BEST)由SK Innovation旗下负责电池业务的SK On与北汽集团/北京电控联手打造,BEST最先进的电池工厂位于中国江苏省常州市金坛经济开发区。   ▲(左)SKBMC与BEST在中国常州市金坛经济开发区吾悦广场开设的ESG活动区/(右)SKBMC和BEST成员为市民介绍正确的垃圾分类方法以及相关产品。   活动地点设在常州金坛区吾悦广场,希望通过在人流量较大的场所举办让更多的人参与进来,从而加大此次ESG活动的宣传效果。 SKBMC 与BEST(北电爱思特(江苏)有限公司) 联合举办了环境保护之垃圾分类的活动,旨在关注环境污染,生态平衡等问题,增强大家的环境保护意识,倡导环境保护,呼吁社会各界都能遵循“垃圾分类,从我做起”、“携手共创,文明新风”的活动主题,用行动践行可持续发展理念,共创绿色未来。   ▲ SKBMC与BEST成员和参与活动的市民一起进行与垃圾分类相关的游戏。   在吾悦广场内开设的活动区内,SKBMC和BEST成员与参加该活动的市民一起进行了多种垃圾分类的体验活动。 同时,借此活动我们也和大家积极分享了公司的产品及发展方向,不仅让大家对SKBMC有了一个全面的认识,还对环境保护的重要性有了更深的认识。   最后,在各位SKBMC和BEST成员的努力及当地各界民众的积极参与下,本次活动取得了圆满的成功,ESG理念也得到了很好地推广。此次活动的工作人员纷纷表示非常愿意投身于这些有意义的事情当中,希望可以通过此次活动为保护绿色环境出一份力,从身边的点滴做起。   ▲ 参与SKBMC与BEST联手举办的ESG活动的常州市民   吾悦广场负责人表示,“很高兴SKBMC与BEST能够举办这一类对社会非常有意义的活动,大大提高了民众对于环境保护的意识,希望在未来有更多的企业能够加入进来,一起做这份有意义的事情,携手共进。”       SKBMC与BEST立志将ESG理念持续不断的推广下去,搭建企业与社会的桥梁并也将持续坚持举办ESG理念相关活动且主动肩负起企业的社会责任。     ■ Related articles – [CoCo’s Vlog] Mid Autumn ...
SKBMC and BEST join hands to raise awareness on the Waste Segregation in China
2022.01.20
▲ SKBMC and BEST members take a group photo after the ESG campaign to raise awareness on waste segregation in Jintan, Changzhou, China, on January 8, 2022.   On January 8, SK hi-tech battery materials China (SKBMC) and BEST members gathered to held a campaign BEST to raise awareness on the importance of waste segregation ...
SK Innovation members in Korea participate in the “SK Relay Blood Donation Campaign”
2022.01.18
▲ A member of the SK Innovation Ulsan Complex takes part in the “SK Relay Blood Donation Campaign” on January 13, 2022.   Due to the prolonged Covid-19 and social distancing, the amount of blood donation in South Korea is dramatically diminished. If the current situation persists, it will result in a severe blood shortage, ...
SK Incheon Petrochem awarded at the 10th Donation for Education Awards of Korea
2021.12.30
On December 30, SK Incheon Petrochem, a subsidiary of SK Innovation, announced that it was awarded the prize for institution/organization of the 10th Donation for Education Awards of Korea, hosted by the Korea’s Ministry of Education and sponsored by the Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity.   Since the beginning of the ...
Winners of the 5th Great Music Festival performed at Charity Night Gala 2021, a year-end event hosted by SK Innovation
2021.12.29
▲ Kim Jong-hoon, Chairman of the Board of Directors of SK Innovation (fifth from front left), Cheong Chul-gun, CEO of the Korea JoongAng Daily (fourth from front left), Oh Jee-chul (President of Heart to Heart Foundation), and ambassadors and spouses attend Charity Night Gala 2021 held at Lotte Hotel Seoul on December 28.   “The ...
SK Innovation’s 2021 “1% Happiness Sharing Fund” Review
2021.12.17
  “1% Happiness Sharing Fund” is a program in which SK Innovation members voluntarily contribute 1% of their base compensation to support multiple social contribution programs. The aggregate amount of “1% Happiness Sharing Fund”, which started in 2017, has surpassed KRW 11.7 billion, despite the challenges of COVID-19 pandemic in the last two years.   ...
From supercars leather to luxurious backpack material – The story behind Morethan’s CONTINEW premium products
2021.11.30
  Social enterprise Morethan has risen to prominence for manufacturing high-end eco-friendly products using scrap leather from supercar brands.   Through its fashion brand CONTINEW, Morethan has been making and selling upcycled fashion items such as natural leather sheets, safety belts, airbag textiles, and others from materials discarded during the manufacturing and disposal of automobiles. ...
SK Innovation introduces Eco-Friendly Startup Nurturing Model at AVPN Northeast Asia Social Investment Summit
2021.11.12
■ The first domestic case of the government, large companies and impact funds working together to establish a startup ecosystem in the “eco-friendly” sector ■ Eco-friendly startups agree on the necessity of “EGG,” a program tailored to startups – It complements the weak points of startups such as investment, technology support, regulation improvement, and others,” said Ecoin Energy ...
[ESG Partner] Sheco, a start-up that solves oil spill accidents and protects marine environment with technological innovation
2021.11.09
  An interview with Kwon Gisung, CEO of Sheco, one of the 20 enterprises of EGG program organized by SK Innovation, the Ministry of SMEs and Startups, and the Korea Institute of Startup & Entrepreneurship Development. Sheco’s homepage: https://en.sheco.co/     Q1. First, what does Sheco mean and what is the background of your business? ...
Social venture Sheco introduced oil retrieval system SHECO ARK at GITEX Future Stars 2021 in Dubai
2021.10.29
■ Sheco, a social venture supported by SK Innovation, participated in GITEX Future Stars 2021 in Dubai and revealed SHECO ARK, an oil retrieval system optimized for small-scale marine oil spill accidents. ■ Sheco introduced that this solution that can minimize time spent on recovery, manpower, costs, and the spread of pollutants   Sheco, a ...
“Let the Music of Miracle Play” - The 5th Great Music Festival sponsored by SK Innovation
2021.10.14
  “A great harmony to pull your heartstrings, We support people with developmental disabilities to pursue their dreams!”   Celebrating the 5th anniversary this year, the Great Music Festival (hereinafter “GMF”) announced six teams that made the final cut.   In conjunction with the Heart to Heart Foundation*, SK Innovation has been holding GMF every ...