In support to the DENR-EMB CALABARZON campaign to improve air quality in Batangas City, a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) was signed last December 14, 2022 between JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) and DENR-EMB CALABARZON for the “Adopt an Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Station” project. This partnership aims to rehabilitate and operate the Continuous Ambient Air […]

Posted on Tuesday, 31 January 2023

JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) immediately mobilized its resources to address the needs of families in the host communities that were affected by Typhoon Paeng’s impact last October 2022. In partnership with the Gokongwei Brothers Foundation, relief goods were distributed to 176 families in various barangays of Batangas City in coordination with the Office of […]

Posted on Monday, 12 December 2022

Last September 19, 2022, JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) actively participated in the annual International Coastal Clean-up (ICC) that is held annually every September. The ICC is a global initiative that aims to address the marine debris problem in many of the world’s oceans. Composed of 216 participants representing employees from JGSOC, URC BOPP Packaging, […]

Posted on Friday, 18 November 2022

“The Transformation of Education Begins with Teachers” was this year’s theme for the 28th anniversary of World Teachers’ Day. As appreciation to the dedication and passion of the hardworking teachers in the host barangays where JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) plant is located, the company surprised 140 teachers of Simlong Elementary School, Pinamucan Ibaba Elementary […]

Posted on Friday, 4 November 2022

Just in time for the celebration of Philippine Environment Month in June and coinciding with Philippine Arbor Day last June 25, 2022, JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) commemorated an important milestone on its One Million Trees Project after it reached the halfway mark. A symbolic planting of the 500,000th seedling was held at the JGSOC […]

Posted on Friday, 15 July 2022

Through the Gokongwei Brothers Foundation, no Juan is left behind and every dream is possible by GOKONGWEI BROTHERS FOUNDATION AND JG SUMMIT TEAMS  Barangay Simlong in Batangas was once a rural community that has since transformed into a place of opportunity for young people wishing to have better chances in life. However, because of the pandemic, […]

Posted on Tuesday, 9 November 2021

JG Summit Petrochemicals Group (JGSPG) successfully completed its four-day COVID-19 vaccination campaign for employees as part of COVID Protect, the Gokongwei Group Vaccination Program. The inoculation drive was held from August 3 to 6, 2021 inside the JGSPG petrochemical complex in Batangas City. This significant step towards achieving herd immunity against COVID-19 was a top […]

Posted on Thursday, 12 August 2021

Employees of JG Summit Petrochemicals Group (JGSPG) joined the observance of the World Wetlands Day on February 2, 2021 in a mangrove-planting activity organized by the Provincial Government Environmental and Natural Resources Office of Batangas (PGENRO), held in the municipality of San Luis in Batangas province. Together with the Batangas PGENRO, a group of JGSPG […]

Posted on Friday, 19 February 2021

2020 marks the 20th year of JG Summit Petrochemicals Group’s (JGSPG) Abot Kamay Christmas Outreach program. For the last 19 years, the annual outreach had been an event that students from the three schools in JGSPG’s host communities always looked forward to for gift-giving and merrymaking, in celebration of the holiday season. This year as […]

Posted on Monday, 21 December 2020

Like many parts of Luzon, Batangas City also bore the brunt of two recent typhoons that battered the country in recent weeks.  Typhoon Quinta made landfall on October 25 and caused substantial damage as it brought heavy remains and strong winds. Hundreds of families in various areas of the city had to be evacuated from […]

Posted on Tuesday, 24 November 2020