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2019 CSR Report Highlights
Now Online

Driving Positive
Change

The World's First Semiconductor Company to Join RE100

Triumphantly March
toward Sustainability

AWS Platinum Certification

Economy
8.6 Trillion (NT$)
Market Capitalization
Environment
97.8 %
2019 reduction rate of volatile organic compounds reached 97.8%, exceeding 95% for five consecutive years
Economy
1
Led the industry in volume production of N7+ process technology with EUV lithography technology
Environment
910 GWh
Leading semiconductor manufacturer in Taiwan, with 910 GWh of Renewable Energy, Renewable Energy Certificates (REC), & Carbon Credit purchased
Economy
8.5 %
Continued to expand R&D, 2019 expenditures in R&D totaled USD$2.96 billion, equivalent to 8.5% of the year's total revenue
Environment
1
Most LEED certified semiconductor industry architecture area in the world
Environment
1
The first semiconductor company to receive carbon credits under the TM002 Method
Economy
53.9 %
Total Shareholder Return
Environment
96 %
2019 waste recycling rate reached 96%, exceeding for five consecutive years; The percentage of waste sent to landfills has been less than 1% for ten years in a row
Economy
1
World's Largest Dedicated Semiconductor Foundry

Our Focuses

Ethical Management

Ethical Management

With foundations built on the core value of Integrity, TSMC is a company that has always governed itself with the highest standards. The ethical culture of TSMC employees...

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Innovation and Service

Innovation and Service

As the leader in dedicated IC foundry industry, TSMC has driven continued progress in global technology through innovation. We care about our customer's feedback and have been expanding...

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Responsible Supply Chain

Responsible Supply Chain

As the world's largest dedicated IC foundry, TSMC is committed to remaining a responsible purchaser by encouraging upstream and downstream suppliers to seek advancements in...

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Green Manufacturing

Green Manufacturing

TSMC's goal is to facilitate coexistence and mutual prosperity between business and environment. Aiming to become a practitioner of green power, we assimilate green management into...

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Inclusive Workplace

Inclusive Workplace

Employees are the most important asset of TSMC. We deeply instill a people-oriented culture and value the mutual commitment between the Company and our employees, building a friendly...

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Common Good

Common Good

To pursue the goal of building a better society, the TSMC Education and Culture Foundation and TSMC Charity Foundation serve as focal points for funds, materials, and people from...

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Awards and Recognition

Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the 19th Consecutive Year
MSCI ACWI ESG Leaders Index Component
"Prime" Rated by ISS ESG Corporate Rating
FTSE4Good
Emerging Index Component /
TIP Taiwan ESG Index Component
Forbes ‒ World's Best Employers
World's Most Admired Companies
Corporate Social Responsibility Award ‒ Large Cap ‒ First Place

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TSMC CSR AWARD Contributes to the Growing Momentum of TSMC’s Culture of Sustainability

100% of TSMC employees who participated in the event stated that through TSMC CSR AWARD, they realized that fulfilling CSR is not just a charity cause. More significantly, it is to exert influence through their expertise and contribute to society and the environment...

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TSMC Leads the Semiconductor Industry in Reusing Industrial Reclaimed Water for Manufacturing Process

TSMC continues to practice green manufacturing and strengthen water consumption efficiency through...

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TSMC Launched Its First CSR AWARD to Enhance Corporate Sustainability Performance and Foster Good CSR Ideas amongst Employees

To fulfill its commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainable social development...

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TSMC Sports Day Funds Allocated to First Crossover Program to Support Local Baseball Teams

TSMC values the development of diverse talents and competence cultivation. Since TSMC's 2020 Sports Day...

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TSMC Leads The Industry as the Only Semiconductor Company Chosen for the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for 20 Consecutive Years

Grounded in its mission to build a lasting foundation, TSMC is steadfastly committed to its business principles...

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TSMC's Innovation of Recycling Copper Waste Liquid Generates Millions of Dollars as Green Value Every Year

TSMC is committed to becoming a practitioner of circular economy and achieving the goal of zero waste with resource...

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TSMC Introduces Industry's First AI Powered Chilled Water Energy Saving System, Saving 180 GWh of Electricity per Year

TSMC fulfills its commitment to green manufacturing and environmental protection through innovation and development...

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A Triumphant Duet of a March of Sustainability - A Story about the Collaboration between TSMC and Kertz High Tech

As the world's largest dedicated integrated circuit manufacturer and service provider, TSMC works closely with its...

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Bring Back the Environment- TSMC Ecological Sustainability Park that Technology and Ecology Co-exist

The Fab is not just a squared box; it is a place for lives to co-exist and prosper." In TSMC, all lives have stories...

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TSMC Continues to Boost Efficiency of Energy Consumption to Fully Reduce Carbon Emissions

In the face of a changing global climate, TSMC strives to fulfill its responsibilities as declared in the Corporate Social Responsibility ...

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Bringing Back the Light- TSMC Firefly Habitat Restoration Initiative

Twinkle, twinkle little stars. Heavenly bodies these stars are not. They are, in fact, Aquatica ficta, an indigenous firefly species of...

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Magnificent Transformation- The Regeneration Journey of Waste Copper Sulfate

Innovation at TSMC is a never-ending process. We migrate to the most advanced technologies. We enhance manufacturing efficiency through AI...

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TSMC Certified Green Building Area and Green Factory Certifications are No. 1 in Taiwan

TSMC continues to build environmentally-friendly fabs to reduce energy and water consumption. Since 2006, all new manufacturing facilities...

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