Taiyo Oil organized "Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest of Imabari City", the 9th Forest Regeneration Volunteer Activity on Saturday, April 22 in Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture. This time, 29 new employees, who entered the company in April, participated as part of their new employee training program. It helped further their understanding of the social contribution activities and rapport with their superiors.
This year marks ten years since Taiyo Oil formed its Corporate Forest Regeneration Agreement with Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture. Taiyo Oil remains committed to education about forest preservation and to undertaking activities that promote living together with nature.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
“Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest of Imabari City” (Zingamori district, Ryuokakami, Tamagawa-cho, Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture)
Taiyo Oil employees and their families, including new entrants and senior members (59 persons in total, including 6 children)
9:05 Departure from Shikoku Operations
10:10 Arrival at "Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest"
10:15 Opening ceremony
10:30 - 11:50 Planting
11:50 - 12:50 Lunch
12:50 – 14:50 Workshops
14:50 – 15:00 Closing ceremony
August this year marks ten years since Taiyo Oil formed its Corporate Forest Regeneration Agreement with Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture. Based on the Agreement, 41.8 hectares of municipal land that Taiyo Oil has been carrying out reforestation activities on has been designated the "Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest of Imabari City." This Corporate Forest Regeneration is an Ehime Prefectural project that aims to nurture forests in the prefecture (water source protection, forest fire prevention) and strengthen ties with local residents, and Taiyo Oil is the first company to be a part of it.