SASB Content Index

Sustainability Disclosure Topics & Accounting Metrics

VERSION 2018-10

Energy Management (1) Total energy consumed, (2) percentage grid electricity, (3) percentage renewable*a FB-AB-130a.1 Environmental Report 2020 P68
Environmental Report 2020 P93, 97
Water Management (1) Total water withdrawn, (2) total water consumed, percentage of each in regions with High or Extremely High Baseline Water Stress*b FB-AB-140a.1 Environmental Report 2020 P37, 41, 43
Environmental Report 2020 P94-95
Description of water management risks and discussion of strategies and practices to mitigate those risks FB-AB-140a.2 Environmental Report 2020 P10-11, 13-19
Environmental Report 2020 P36-43
Responsible Drinking & Marketing Percentage of total advertising impressions made on individuals at or above the legal drinking age*c FB-AB-270a.1
Number of incidents of non-compliance with industry or regulatory labeling and/or marketing codes*d FB-AB-270a.2 ESG Data (Social, Customer)
Total amount of monetary losses as a result of legal proceedings associated with marketing and/or labeling practices*e FB-AB-270a.3 ESG Data (Social, Customer)
Description of efforts to promote responsible consumption of alcohol FB-AB-270a.4 A Responsible Alcohol Producer (Our CSV Commitment)
A Responsible Alcohol Producer (Policy and System)
Packaging Lifecycle Management (1) Total weight of packaging, (2) percentage made from recycled and/or renewable materials, and (3) percentage that is recyclable, reusable, and/or compostable*f FB-AB-410a.1 Environmental Report 2020 P22
Environmental Report 2020 P53, 57-59
Environmental Report 2020 P95-96
Discussion of strategies to reduce the environmental impact of packaging throughout its lifecycle FB-AB-410a.2 Environmental Report 2020 P10-11, 14-15, 18-19
Environmental Report 2020 P44-59
Environmental & Social Impacts of Ingredient Supply Chain Suppliers’ social and environmental responsibility audit (1) non-conformance rate and (2) associated corrective action rate for (a) major and (b) minor non-conformances*g FB-AB-430a.1 Activities to Promote CSR Procurement
ESG Data (Social, Supplier)
Ingredient Sourcing Percentage of beverage ingredients sourced from regions with High or Extremely High Baseline Water Stress*h FB-AB-440a.1 Environmental Report 2020 P13-14
Environmental Report 2020 P41
List of priority beverage ingredients and description of sourcing risks due to environmental and social considerations FB-AB-440a.2 Environmental Report 2020 P13-14, 16-19
Environmental Report 2020 P26-28, 31-35
Environmental Report 2020 P38, 41-42

Activity Metrics

Volume of products sold*i FB-AB-000.A Environmental Report 2020 P93
Number of production facilities*j FB-AB-000.B Group Companies
Environmental Report 2020 P41
Total fleet road miles traveled*k FB-AB-000.C Environmental Report 2020 P98
  • a:Percentage grid electricity and percentage renewable can be estimated from energy consumption
  • b:Total water consumed can be estimated as water consumed - wastewater volume. Water stress is disclosed for each country, however, percentages of total water withdrawn and total water consumed in water-stress regions are not disclosed.
  • c:Not disclosed.
  • d:Disclosed for alcoholic beverages only.
  • e:Monetary losses are not disclosed. For a partial tally of incidents of non-compliance regarding alcoholic beverages, please refer to the link provided in the previous column.
  • f:The percentage of recycled materials used for packaging is disclosed only for certain containers and those produced by Lion.
  • g:The percentage of suppliers who have undergone self-assessment is disclosed, but the percentage of non-conforming suppliers is not disclosed. In instances of non-conformance, a request to rectify the situation is issued.
  • h:While percentages are not disclosed, the amount of water consumed is disclosed by the type of raw material and country. The results of scenario analyses are disclosed, which include water risks related to agricultural goods for use in ingredients for major beverages.
  • i:Volume of products sold is not disclosed, but production volume is disclosed.
  • j:The number of major manufacturing bases is disclosed.
  • k:Total fleet miles traveled are not disclosed. However, shipment volume is disclosed when falling within the range of reportable shipping volume for Specified Consigners as detailed in the Act on Rationalizing Energy Use. Shipping volume is calculated as the weight of the shipment multiplied by distance traveled and applicable to Japan only.