Sustainability

Innovation and advertising CSR culture The innovation leads to products making a happier society, and raise the bar for disabilities.

1. Supporting Prostheses Foundation of H.R.H. The Princess Mother.

The innovation leads to products making a happier society, and raise the bar for disabilities. POLIMAXX BANBAX ,a special type of plastic that compounds the anti-bacterial base, is donated the Prostheses Foundation of H.R.H. The Princess Mother for making prostheses.

In 2014, IRPC donates 20 tons BANBAX plastic beads as a raw material to support the Prostheses Foundation of H.R.H. The Princess Mother for making prostheses. During 23-28 March of 2014, volunteers participated in the activity with Prostheses Foundation of H.R.H The Princess Mother at Nakhon Pathum province. IRPC and Prostheses Foundation corporate to develop “knee joint prosthesis for kids” in the honor of 60th birthday celebration of Somdech Phra Debaratanarajasuda Chao Fa Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Rathasimagunakornpiyajat. On 2nd of April 2015, “knee joint prosthesis for kids” is made from Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMW-PE), which IRPC has the only right to distribute within South East Asia region. This special type of plastic is designed to be long-lasting, and to have strong endurance which is favored to be used for knee joint, hip joint and the joint in human body.

2. Supporting “1 for 9” project, in cooperation with National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization) and Banks of loaning IRPC.

IRPC cooperate with the National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization) with its goals to develop education standards to be used in education quality assurance of all educational institutions which is similar to the IRPC CSR policy. The objectives for the project are
  1. To develop qualified educational management system and administration for all education institutes.
  2. To develop quality of education institute by helping 9 institutes to develop qualified educational management system.
  3. To generate the organization’s potential in developing quality of education institutes. The organization and participated schools have come to complete the developing system focusing on 4 dimensions which are academic, moral, safety and health of the students, and schools’ roles in developing community and environment.
IRPC together with the six commercial banks make a contribution to the society through the collaboration in the “One for Nine” project. IRPC together with “Four U For You” by Chulalongkorn University students, Thammasat University students, Mahidol University students and Silpakorn University students create academic camp to broaden knowledge of Science, Maths, English and to prepare the students for O-NET exams to 900 students attending grade 4th to 6th from Thepsenanusorn School, Rittikrai-Suksa School and Kalyawit School, Bangkok.

From 28 November – 2 December of 2014, the organization has promoted safety and health management to the interest of students in the schools by bringing IRPC Technological College students to examine and to fix the electric systems and electric appliances inside the schools. The schools participated in “1 for 9” project which was performed the safety and health management are Baan Nong Thong Lim school and Baan Nong Yang school located in Narong district, Buriram Province. The organization provided motorbike maintenance service and agricultural machine maintenance service to the locals in the Baan Nong Yang Sub District with free of charge.

3. Supporting “Build Canal Build Generation” together with The Education & Public Welfare Foundation

The organization aims to develop community and the society by using the Knowledge Management. For instance, the industrial district located in Rayong Province has constantly developed water management for the sufficient use of the production process, and to resolve the lack of water consumption, and flooding for the community of 4 sub districts. The organization has built 5 water storages which can contain 5.2 million cubic meter of water, which can resolve water problems for the community such as poisoned tap water, water contamination, and water filters.

In 2014, IRPC together with The Education & Public Welfare Foundation has operated “Build Canal Build Generation” project which aims to developing water management within North-East region of Thailand; Moo Baan Nong Yang, Lam Sai Yong, Nang Rong District, Buri Ram. Building water reservoir and community’s water system help the community water consumption problem and help grow commercial plants. 5 reservoirs were dredging for 4 meters deeper which can reserve more 100,000 cubic meter of water. The number of households who can distribute to the reservoir has risen from 350 households to 440 households. The reservoirs also raise the income of the households by 30,000 Baht per a year. The distribution 47,300 cubic meters of soil was dissolved for 1.3 million Baht. 7,000 cubic meters of soil was used for the base of tourist center welcoming eco-tourist to DONJON, the community woodland on the area of 2,800 rai which was awarded Green Earth Award in 2010.

4. Cubic Academy

The organization generates Cubic Academy to exchange and develop knowledge in ESG (Environment Social & Governance) among organization personnel, academics and the experts. Cubic Academy is conducted in form of seminar and training course, the targeted audiences are employees, youths, and people which will be launched in the second semester of 2015.