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After more than two years of limited attendance on onsite events, JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) went in full force to participate in the regional trade shows organized by PackPrintPlas Philippines. PackPrintPlas is the Philippines’ top packaging, plastics, and printing trade show organized by Global-Link MP Events International, an events-organizing and management company operating locally […]

Posted on Thursday, 24 November 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) has entered the fuel sector with the setting up of Peak Fuel Corporation (Peak Fuel), a new company that will serve as the fuels trading arm of JG Summit. A subsidiary of JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation (JGSPC), Peak Fuel commenced its fuel trading operations in August, with its first sale […]

Posted on Wednesday, 8 September 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

Tokyo-based news media The Chemical Daily, which specializes in the chemical and energy sector, recently interviewed Mr. Patrick Henry Go, president and CEO of JG Summit Petrochemicals Group, about the group’s expansion projects and future prospects.  Go shared the details of JGSPG’s ongoing expansion, in which the company poured in USD1.3 billion in investments. Go […]

Posted on Monday, 12 July 2021

JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation (JGSPC) and JG Summit Olefins Corporation (JGSOC) successfully migrated its Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Management System to ISO 45001 after an external audit was conducted in May 2021 by certifying body Certification International Philippines, Inc. (CIP). The ISO 45001:2018 published in 2018 by the International Organization for Standardization gives guidance […]

Posted on Thursday, 8 July 2021

JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation (JGSPC) put the spotlight on polyethylene (PE) pipes during the Virtual 42nd Philippine Association of Water Districts (PAWD) National Convention held on May 27 and 28, 2021. JGSPC joined the event as an exhibitor to promote PE pipes to PAWD members. PAWD is the umbrella organization of water districts in the […]

Posted on Friday, 11 June 2021