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SK Innovation’s ESG management for sustainable growth ② “The answer is Green Balance 2030”
2020.11.27
01 | ExxonMobil, trapped in “oil addiction” versus BP, announced strategy for zero carbon commitment On October 28th (local time), the Financial Times published an article titled “Why ExxonMobil is sticking with oil as rivals look to a greener future.” The article quoted Amy Myers Jaffe, professor at The Fletcher School at Tuft…
“Social distancing, but let’s keep our hearts close” – a special message from SK Innovation to support elderly living alone
2020.11.26
On 26th, it was announced that SK Innovation’s special video “Social distancing, but let’s keep our hearts close (ft. Elderly living alone)” was honored to receive the Korean Minister of the Interior and Safety Award at the “2020 Partnering Corporations Award & CSR Film Festival” (hereinafter “CSR Film Festival”). The CSR Film …
SK Global Chemical and Cleanwrap introduced jointly developed eco-friendly wrap
2020.11.26
SK Global Chemical, a chemical business subsidiary of SK Innovation, and Cleanwrap Co., Ltd, a Korean food packaging company, announced that they have successfully developed eco-friendly wraps for commercial use. On November 26th, SK Global Chemical and Cleanwrap introduced their jointly developed “Eco-friendly PE (Polyethylene) wr…
SK综合化学举办的“2020大韩民国环保包装论坛”现场
2020.11.23
SK Innovation的化学事业子公司SK综合化学和韩国包装学会等包装产业相关的民、官、学汇聚一堂,达成了“通过减少包装废弃物,构建资源循环经济等,带头实现包装产业的ESG*”的意向. (*) ESG(Environmental, Social and Governance):是指在非财务要素环境(Environment)、社会(Social)和支配结构(Governance)中创造出多大的价值. | 举行“2020大韩民国环保包装论坛” SK综合化学与韩国包装学会一起于11月18日和19日在位于首尔广津区的华克山庄酒店的Walker Hill和ACADIA举行了“2020大韩民国环保包装论坛”.  ▲ 在位于首…
SK Global Chemical held 2020 Korea Eco-friendly Packaging Forum
2020.11.23
SK Global Chemical - a subsidiary of SK Innovation, the Korean Packaging Society, along with other private, public, and academic institutions related to the packaging industry gathered for the establishment of ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) in the packaging industry by building a resource circulation economy via reduction of pa…
Grape Lab launched a campaign on Kickstarter for new product: g.flow stone
2020.11.23
Last month, SKinno News had a chance to introduce Grape Lab, a sustainable design studio doing a variety of experiments to solve environmental and social issues. Today, the social enterprise brings us another good news – it has officially launched a campaign on Kickstarter for the new product - g.flow stone Laptop Stand.  &…
SK Innovation and Jackson County donated $120,000 to educational institutions in Georgia over 2 years
2020.11.21
SK Innovation, which is building a large-scale EV battery plant in Jackson County, Georgia, USA, and Jackson County have donated a total of USD 120,000 over 2 years to the Empower College & Career Center (EC3) and the Commerce City Schools (CCS) in Georgia. SK Innovation announced on the 19th (local time) that a small ceremony …
Marine Innovation, a going-global social venture that brings eco-friendly materials from the sea to daily life
2020.11.19
An interview with Cha Wan-young, CEO of Marine Innovation, a social venture partner of SK Innovation selected from 2019 SV² Impact Partnering program Marine Innovation homepage: https://eng.marineinv.com/ Q1. First of all, congratulations! We’ve heard that Marine Innovation has won a grant at a partnership progra…
SK Innovation’s ESG management for sustainable growth ① The paradigm shift of global market – Why ESG?
2020.11.16
It has been nearly a year since COVID-19 hit us, and the world is still struggling to battle with the pandemic. We had faced multiple financial crises and other widespread deadly diseases, but our life has never been changed so much and so fast like this year. While COVID-19 stays as the hottest topic, 2020 is also having other major keywor…
SK Innovation in the list of DJSI World for the 4th consecutive year
2020.11.15
SK Innovation has announced that it was listed in the “DJSI World Company” for the 4th consecutive year. DJSI (Dow Jones Sustainability Indices) have been the world’s most well recognized ESG (Environment, Society, and Governance) evaluation. As the main global index of the DJSI family, The DJSI World (Dow Jones Sustainability™ World Index)…
SK battery America hires more local workers to prepare for the completion of 1st EV plant in Georgia
2020.11.11
SK battery America, the U.S. production subsidiary of SK Innovation's battery business, has started hiring production workers to get ready for the mechanical completion and pilot production of the first plant in Gerogia next year. Through this recruitment, the company aims to contribute to the revitalization of the local economy as well as …
SK IE Technology starts commercial production of separator plant in Changzhou, China
2020.11.10
■ Started the commercial production of 340 million m2 line in Changzhou, contributed to SK Innovation’s deep change and ESG  ■ Secured the production base in China, a huge market, and raised the business competitiveness ■ Increased production capability up to 870 million m2, expected to reach 1.87 billion m2 by 2023 by adding factories in Poland …