ALLIANCE IN ACTION: SCG CHEMICALS & AEPW’S 2021 PROGRESS REPORT SEES EARLY RESULTS AND GROWTH IN TRANSFORMATION TO ENDING PLASTIC WASTE IN THE ENVIRONMENT

ALLIANCE IN ACTION: SCG CHEMICALS & AEPW’S 2021 PROGRESS REPORT SEES EARLY RESULTS AND GROWTH IN TRANSFORMATION TO ENDING PLASTIC WASTE IN THE ENVIRONMENT

Date: 8 Dec 2021

New York – 8 December 2021 Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW), which SCG Chemicals has been an active member since the beginning, today released its 2021 Progress Report. This third edition of the Progress Report primarily focuses on scalable impact through partner projects that are preventing plastic waste leaking into the environment. Through partnerships on the ground, it also demonstrates 35 projects in various stages of implementation that span across 80 cities worldwide. When fully operational, the collective impact of these early efforts is promising to divert and recycle up to hundreds of thousands of tons of plastic waste.

And by unlocking more resources and working with a wider network of like-minded partners, which grew from 30 leading global companies to 65 members across the plastic value chains, to enable viable, investable solutions at scale. The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW) believe they have the foundation and are well placed to scale for impact.

In the report, SCG Chemicals strives to become the ‘Chemicals Business for Sustainability’for our customers, society, and planet. We are strengthening our performance in innovations and operations, and embedding circularity more deeply into our core business practices. Ranging from targeting sustainable business and environmental goals to collaborating with globally renowned partners to concretely drive and solve environmental issues for a better world.

For the Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW)’s 2021 Progress Report, follow this https://bit.ly/3suatIM

เอสซีจี เคมิคอลส์ พร้อมผนึกกำลังกับทุกภาคส่วน เพื่อลดผลกระทบการเปลี่ยนแปลงสภาพภูมิอากาศ

เอสซีจี เคมิคอลส์ พร้อมผนึกกำลังกับทุกภาคส่วน เพื่อลดผลกระทบการเปลี่ยนแปลงสภาพภูมิอากาศ

Date: 23 Dec 2021

กรุงเทพฯ – 23 ธันวาคม 2564 เอสซีจี เคมิคอลส์ โดย ดร.บุตรา บุญเลี้ยง Head of Technology Strategy and Portfolio Management และ ดร.พิรุณ สัยยะสิทธิ์พานิช เลขาธิการ สผ. ให้เกียรติเป็นวิทยากรพูดคุยและแลกเปลี่ยนความคิดเห็น ภายใต้หัวข้อ “COP26 กับแนวทางของไทย ผนึก รัฐ - เอกชน จับมือลดผลกระทบการเปลี่ยนแปลงสภาพภูมิอากาศ” โดยมี ดร. กิติพงค์ พร้อมวงค์ ผู้อำนวยการสำนักงานสภานโยบายการอุดมศึกษา วิทยาศาสตร์ วิจัยและนวัตกรรมแห่งชาติ (สอวช.)เป็นผู้ดำเนินรายการ ผ่านรายการ Future Talk by NXPO ถ่ายทอดสดทาง Facebook Live ผ่าน Facebook Fan Page ของ สอวช. เพื่อเผยแพร่ประชาสัมพันธ์ประเด็นสำคัญเพื่อเตรียมความพร้อมให้กับประเทศไทยรับมือกับเทรนด์ในอนาคต อันจะนำมาสู่การสร้างโอกาสให้กับประเทศอีกทางหนึ่ง รวมถึงเพื่อให้เห็นศักยภาพของประเทศทั้งในด้านการอุดมศึกษา วิทยาศาสตร์ วิจัยและนวัตกรรมอีกด้วย เอสซีจี เคมิคอลส์ ธุรกิจปิโตรเคมีเพื่อความยั่งยืน พร้อมร่วมขับเคลื่อน Net Zero ด้วยการนำเทคโนโลยีและนวัตกรรมมาประยุกต์ใช้ ตลอดจนพร้อมให้ความร่วมมือกับทุกภาคส่วนเพื่อขับเคลื่อนการดำเนินงานของประเทศและร่วมสร้างความยั่งยืนให้โลกต่อไป เชิญรับชมการพูดคุย “COP26 กับแนวทางของไทย ผนึก รัฐ - เอกชน จับมือลดผลกระทบการเปลี่ยนแปลงสภาพภูมิอากาศ” โดย ดร.บุตรา บุญเลี้ยง Head of Technology Strategy and Portfolio Management เอสซีจี เคมิคอลส์ ดร.พิรุณ สัยยะสิทธิ์พานิช เลขาธิการสำนักงานนโยบายและแผนทรัพยากรธรรมชาติสิ่งแวดล้อม (สผ.) ในฐานะหน่วยงานกลางของประเทศ ภายใต้กรอบอนุสัญญาสหประชาชาติว่าด้วยการเปลี่ยนแปลงสภาพภูมิอากาศ (COP26) ได้ที่ลิงก์นี้:https://www.facebook.com/290231041158403/posts/1953457864835704/?d=n
SCG Chemicals' ROOTS Wins FTI Startup Award 2021,  Boosting Thai Industry's Competitiveness

SCG Chemicals' ROOTS Wins FTI Startup Award 2021, Boosting Thai Industry's Competitiveness

Date: 20 Dec 2021

Bangkok -20 December 2021ROOTS, a startup company founded by SCG Chemicals, was awarded the FTI Startup Award 2021 by the Federation of Thai Industries and the National Innovation Agency. The awards were presented to three startup teams in the FTI Startup Connext 2021 program with outstanding work in creating innovative products or services that address problems or boost competitiveness in the Thai industry with the potential to foster collaboration, leading to the expansion of B2B startups with the Federation of Thai Industries. Chulalux Onpanicharee, Co-founder of ROOTS, received the award on behalf of the company from Supant Mongkolsuthree, Chairman of the Federation of Thai Industries. ROOTS is an online trading platform for businesses that simplifies, streamlines, and speeds up the purchasing process, saving time and cost. The platform can also collect data to aid in the systematic analysis of purchasing strategies, leveraging digital technologies to boost productivity and expand into a business.
SCG Chemicals and Alliances Organize “Rayong Young Gen Save the Earth Clip Content 2021” Promoting Environmental Mindset Among Youth

SCG Chemicals and Alliances Organize “Rayong Young Gen Save the Earth Clip Content 2021” Promoting Environmental Mindset Among Youth

Date: 18 Dec 2021

Rayong – 18 December 2021 SCG Chemicals together with Provincial Office of Natural Resources and Environment Rayong, Department of Marine and Coastal Resources 1, and Rayong Forestry Department organized “Rayong Young Gen Save the Earth Clip Contest 2021” or “Rayong-saver, save the earth for sustainable environment”. The effort aims to promote environmental awareness and enhance local youths’ capability to be environment leaders in the society through creative VDO clips. The activity helps to instill environmental mindset and prepare young generation to be spokespersons in the future. Over 230 youths from Rayong participated the event and submitted 18 VDO clips, with 5 winners received 5 prizes.
SCG Chemicals Wins Prime Minister's Industry Award 2021: The Prime Minister's Best Industry Award and Three Prime Minister's Industry Awards

SCG Chemicals Wins Prime Minister's Industry Award 2021: The Prime Minister's Best Industry Award and Three Prime Minister's Industry Awards

Date: 13 Dec 2021

Bangkok– 13 December 2021 SCG Chemicals, Chemicals Business for Sustainability, earned four awards at the 2021 Prime Minister's Industry Award with "Map Ta Phut Olefins Company Limited," a subsidiary of SCG Chemicals, awarded with the country's highest prestigious prize, "The Prime Minister's Best Industry Award." Additionally, three more enterprises under the business group also received three Prime Minister's Industry Awards in the categories of Circular Economy, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Environmental Quality Conservation, recognizing their outstanding excellence in plant management through the adoption of digital technology throughout the value chain. The awards also signify the success in implementing ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) principles to achieve sustainable development goals, directions to which SCG Chemicals adheres as an operational approach to enable the business to grow sustainably alongside society and the environment. The award presentation ceremony of Prime Minister’s Industry Award 2021 was organized by the Ministry of Industry with General Prayut Chan-o-cha, Thailand's Prime Minister, presiding over the ceremony, which took place at the Makkawan Rangsan Room of the Royal Thai Army Club. Map Ta Phut Olefins Company Limited, a subsidiary of SCG Chemicals, was awarded "The Prime Minister's Best Industry Award", the prestigious award given to the enterprise that has earned the Prime Minister's Industry Award in at least three categories and demonstrated operations that benefit the country's society and economy. Tanawong Areeratchakul, President of SCG Chemicals, received the Prime Minister's Best Industry Award as well as three additional Prime Minister's Industry Award for companies: SCG Chemicals Company Limited in the category of Circular Economy, Rayong Olefins Company Limited in the category of Corporate Social Responsibility, and Thai MMA Company Limited in the category of EnvironmentalQuality Conservation. Tanawong stated, "SCG Chemicals has taken a plant management approach aimed at increasing the plant's efficiency through the use of digital technology, as well as managing the plant in an environmentally friendly manner through the use of Process Safety Management (PSM) and ensuring a higher and sustainable quality of life for the community members. Over the years, Map Ta Phut Olefins have continuously improved factory management to excellence through the application of digital technology throughout the value chain, enabling manufacturing to be as accurate and precise as possible at a competitive cost, such as artificial intelligence (AI) technology to process marketing data, digital twin technology to accurately predict preventative repairs and maintenance needs, and a real-time performance management platform that enables factories to operate more intelligently and efficiently. Furthermore, Total Quality Management (TQM) has been developed to connect corporate goals and practical operations to employees at all levels, and to develop employees' skills to international standards, as well as to boost the quality of life of communities to grow sustainably together, such as the promotion of income for communities surrounding the factory, which totaled more than 27 million baht per year." “The three awards given to SCG Chemicals: Prime Ministry’s Industry Award in Circular Economy, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Environmental Quality Conservation, reflect the company's commitment to becoming the "Chemicals Business for Sustainability" that operates in accordance with ESG principles, comprising environmental, social, and governance to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a concrete manner and the Circular Economy to boost global competitiveness and foster long-term growth,” added Tanawong. The Prime Minister's Industry Award, now in its 29th year, was launched by the Ministry of Industry to recognize and boost the morale of businesses that exhibit exemplary practices that contribute to national industrial development. It also serves as a guarantee of the private sector's commitment to developing businesses and products that improve the quality of life of Thai people and stimulate economic growth. This year, there are 15 categories, and 332 businesses applied for them, with only 63 selected for the Prime Minister's Industry Award.
TPE Offers Earthworm Farming Set Made from Circular Plastic from Plant, Promoting Waste Management Among Rayong Households

TPE Offers Earthworm Farming Set Made from Circular Plastic from Plant, Promoting Waste Management Among Rayong Households

Date: 24 Nov 2021

Rayong – 24 November2021ADC team from Thai Polyethylene Co., Ltd. (TPE), led by Niwat Athiwattananont, Chief Technology Officer – Polyolefins and Vinyl, delivered earthworm farming set, supplies, and shared knowledge for Thap Ma sub-district municipality and 12 communities. Sorawit Petchnakorn, Deputy Municipal Clerk, received the handover. The activity is under Waste-free Community project to enhance waste management in household, using leftover vegetables and fruits for earthworm foods to produce organic fertilizer and sustainably improve household income. The earthworm farming set is the innovation design from insight and apply from plant’s materials. ADC team offered items and vegetable farms to communities, temples, and schools in Rayong to enhance circular economy and recycle plastic waste
TPE Awarded Best Employers Thailand 2021

TPE Awarded Best Employers Thailand 2021

Date: 19 Nov 2021

Bangkok – 19November, 2021Thai Polyethylene Co., Ltd., (TPE) was recognized as Best Employer Thailand at the Kincentric Best Employers Thailand Virtual Awards and Learning Conference 2021 at CenterPoint Entertainment Bangna. The award ceremony took the form of a virtual conference. Preeda Vatchratiensakul, Managing Director of Thai Polyethylene Co., Ltd., and Puttinun Moungprasert, Manager- HR Business Partner, were the company's representatives who received the award from Adisak Chandprapalert, Managing Director of Kincentric (Thailand). Thai Polyethylene Co., Ltd., received the award for its strong corporate culture, deep-rooted efforts in human resources, people management toward digital transformation, and true employee care, emphasizing employee