November 12, 2014
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Tokushima Itano Factory Cosponsors
6th Asan Walking Festival in Itano
Environmentally And Human-friendly Facility Maintains Close Ties to The Local Community
- Based on the theme of "Thinking about Health and the Environment," the annual walking event cosponsored by the community and local businesses offered an excellent opportunity to celebrate the natural beauty of the Asan mountain range in Tokushima Prefecture's Itanocho area.
- The Otsuka Pharmaceutical Tokushima Itano Factory grounds were opened as a section of the walking course. Visitors were given an opportunity to view SOYJOY and SoyCarat production processes at the factory, an innovative facility that emphasizes the importance of good health and environmental stewardship.
- A soccer workshop hosted by the Tokushima Vortis soccer club was among several locally organized attractions; approximately 8,000 people participated in the increasingly popular Walking Festival.
Tokyo, Japan - The Tokushima Itano Factory of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Toko; President: Taro Iwamoto) was among the cosponsors of the 6th Asan Walking Festival in Itano, held on November 16th under the theme of "Thinking about Health and the Environment." The event, held in the Asan mountain range, was organized by the town of Itanocho, Tokushima Prefecture with the participation of local businesses.
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