The Kao Group participated in the Eco-Products International Fair (EPIF) 2017, which was held during May 11th - 13th, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
The EPIF is hosted by the Asian Productivity Organization, an intergovernmental body dedicated to the socioeconomic development of the Asia-Pacific region. This year, a total of 180 corporate exhibitors, including 33 Japanese companies, came together to mark the 11th EPIF in Ho Chi Minh City. The event saw more than 35,000 visitors, many of whom stopped by at Kao's booth.
At Kao's booth, we are introducing familiar clothing detergent Attack in Vietnam, about consumer products such as Merries, Laurier, Bioré, and chemical products that we are expanding in Asia in conjunction with each of our ingenious environmental considerations.
In addition to introducing the Kao Group's approach to the environment, we also introduced exhibits on social contribution activities in Vietnam and displayed paintings from Vietnam who won The Kao International Environment Painting Contest for Children.
From the employees of Kao Vietnam, we were able to convey directly to the many people the idea of environmentally conscious products in Kao's products.
Among the exhibitors, Kao Group received recognition from the Vietnam Environment Administration for its excellent environmental efforts. Vice president, Marketing Nishida of Kao Vietnam got a certificate from the Vietnam Deputy Secretary of the Environment Agency. Many Vietnamese government officials also visited us. And the appearance of the exhibition was taken up in various local media.
The Kao Group will continue to enhance its environmental conservation and communication activities to contribute to global sustainability.