Japan for Sustainability Newsletter #007
March 31, 2003
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aim of helping both move onto a sustainable path.
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In this issue:
- Japan's Sustainable Society in the Edo Period (1603-1867)
- Roles and Contributions of Industrial Water Supply Works in Japan
- "Initiatives and Achievements of Local Government in Japan" Article Series: No.2 Aya Town: "Food and Human Waste All Recycled"
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information that you organize regarding Japan's efforts, and as a small
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perhaps your country's dedication to sustainable design and technology
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Japan and your newsletter is simply inspiring. Looking forward to every
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Halawa Valley (Oahu) Hawai'i
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