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 Global Warming Measures Starting with Waste Reduction in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture

Sep 30, 2007

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[September 2007] Global Warming Measures Starting with Waste Reduction in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture

"Initiatives and Achievements of Local Governments in Japan" Article Series No....

 
  Nurturing Skilled Engineers Supporting Manufacturing Sites -- Mochizuki Industries Co., Ltd.

Sep 30, 2007

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[September 2007] Nurturing Skilled Engineers Supporting Manufacturing Sites -- Mochizuki Industries Co., Ltd.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.63 Overcom...

 
 An Overview of Efforts in Japan to Boost Energy Efficiency

Sep 30, 2007

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[September 2007] An Overview of Efforts in Japan to Boost Energy Efficiency

Global Warming and Energy Conservation There are several kinds of greenhouse ...

 
  The Continuous Pursuit of Sustainable Forest Management & Living in Harmony with Nature -- Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd.

Aug 31, 2007

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[August 2007] The Continuous Pursuit of Sustainable Forest Management & Living in Harmony with Nature -- Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.62 http://sf...

 
 Fifth Anniversary of Japan for Sustainability -- A Unique, Innovative NGO for the 21st Century

Aug 31, 2007

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[August 2007] Fifth Anniversary of Japan for Sustainability -- A Unique, Innovative NGO for the 21st Century

Japan for Sustainability (JFS) celebrated its fifth anniversary on August 26, ...

 
 'Green Servicizing Businesses': Recent Developments in Japan

Aug 31, 2007

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[August 2007] 'Green Servicizing Businesses': Recent Developments in Japan

In their book, "Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution," ...

 
  Risk Management Service Facilitate Sustainability -- Engineering & Risk Services Corp.

Jul 31, 2007

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[July 2007] Risk Management Service Facilitate Sustainability -- Engineering & Risk Services Corp.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.61 http://ww...

 
  Beyond the Restaurant Industry: Integrating Food, Agriculture, and the Environment --  Aleph Inc.

Jul 31, 2007

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[July 2007] Beyond the Restaurant Industry: Integrating Food, Agriculture, and the Environment -- Aleph Inc.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.60 http://ww...

 
 Japan Can Reduce CO2 Emissions by 70% by 2050: Interim Report

Jul 31, 2007

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[July 2007] Japan Can Reduce CO2 Emissions by 70% by 2050: Interim Report

Background The global warming issue was among the major topics at the thirty...

 
 Food Education as a Way to Improve the Global Environment

Jun 30, 2007

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[June 2007] Food Education as a Way to Improve the Global Environment

What is Food Education? Food culture in Japan has long been based on rice (t...

 
 Marketing Empathy and Creating New Value -- Eco Business Creation Association

Jun 30, 2007

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[June 2007] Marketing Empathy and Creating New Value -- Eco Business Creation Association

Beyond Environment-Friendly Manufacturing Kanagawa Keihin Waterfront Distric...

 
 The Law on Promoting Green Purchasing Five Years Later -- Progress and Future Tasks

Jun 30, 2007

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[June 2007] The Law on Promoting Green Purchasing Five Years Later -- Progress and Future Tasks

Citizen efforts and technical development are both important in tackling e...

 
 The 'Ube Method' of Environmental Policy:  From Local Beginnings (Ube City, Yamaguchi Prefecture) to the World

May 31, 2007

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[May 2007] The 'Ube Method' of Environmental Policy: From Local Beginnings (Ube City, Yamaguchi Prefecture) to the World

"Initiatives and Achievements of Local Governments in Japan" Article Series No....

 
 Forest Power:

May 31, 2007

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[May 2007] Forest Power: "Forests Help People. People Help Forests." -- Collaboration between the Kochi Prefectural Government and Companies to Restore Forests

"Initiatives and Achievements of Local Governments in Japan" Article Series No....

 
 The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 4: Sub-Indicators

May 31, 2007

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[May 2007] The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 4: Sub-Indicators

Introduction In the previous article, we summarized our efforts to review th...

 
 The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 3: Linkages of Indicators and Categories

Apr 30, 2007

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[April 2007] The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 3: Linkages of Indicators and Categories

Introduction In the previous article, we introduced the review we undertook ...

 
 Take Action Now! -- Make Your Life More Eco-Friendly to Create Low-Carbon Society

Apr 30, 2007

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[April 2007] Take Action Now! -- Make Your Life More Eco-Friendly to Create Low-Carbon Society

CO2 Emissions from Japanese Households Increasing Two years have passed sin...

 
 Environmental Community Businesses Spreading in Japan

Apr 30, 2007

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[April 2007] Environmental Community Businesses Spreading in Japan

In Japan, the idea of "environmental community businesses" has drawn a lot ...

 
  End-of-Life Cars: Treasure in Used Car Seats--Reborn as Office Chairs -- With Kaiho Co.

Mar 31, 2007

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[March 2007] End-of-Life Cars: Treasure in Used Car Seats--Reborn as Office Chairs -- With Kaiho Co.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.59 The wo...

 
 The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 2: Consistency between the Vision and the Indicators

Mar 31, 2007

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[March 2007] The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 2: Consistency between the Vision and the Indicators

In the first stage of the JFS Indicator Project, we created a vision of a su...

 
 Try-Yaru Week Activities -- To Nurture Children, Revive Communities

Mar 31, 2007

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[March 2007] Try-Yaru Week Activities -- To Nurture Children, Revive Communities

A unique educational program called "Try-Yaru Week" is being offered to stude...

 
  An LCD Plant Tackles Global Warming - Toshiba Matsushita Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Feb 28, 2007

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[February 2007] An LCD Plant Tackles Global Warming - Toshiba Matsushita Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.58 http://ww...

 
 The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 1: From the First to the Second Stage

Feb 28, 2007

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[February 2007] The JFS Indicator Project -- Part 1: From the First to the Second Stage

http://www.japanfs.org/en/pages/010148.html What is the JFS Indicator Project...

 
 Eco-Products Exhibition 2006 Innovates to Attract Record Turnout

Feb 28, 2007

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[February 2007] Eco-Products Exhibition 2006 Innovates to Attract Record Turnout

Here and there around the world events are held to display environmentally fr...

 
 Making Women Happy - Shiseido, Co.

Jan 31, 2007

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[January 2007] Making Women Happy - Shiseido, Co.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.57 http://ww...

 
 Report on JFS Seminar for Eco-Products 2006 Your 'Sustainable Future'-- from Visions of Sweden, Bhutan and Japan

Jan 31, 2007

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[January 2007] Report on JFS Seminar for Eco-Products 2006 Your 'Sustainable Future'-- from Visions of Sweden, Bhutan and Japan

Japan for Sustainability (JFS) held a seminar titled "Your 'Sustainable Futur...

 
 Using Bicycles Efficiently to Create a Sustainable Society

Jan 31, 2007

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[January 2007] Using Bicycles Efficiently to Create a Sustainable Society

How do you get around in your immediate neighborhood? By car, or on foot? By ...

 
 Proactive Investing to Promote Sustainability - Sustainable Investor Co., Ltd.

Dec 31, 2006

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[December 2006] Proactive Investing to Promote Sustainability - Sustainable Investor Co., Ltd.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.56 https://w...

 
 Working to Reduce Plastic Bag Use

Dec 31, 2006

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[December 2006] Working to Reduce Plastic Bag Use

Japanese supermarkets, convenience stores and other retail stores generally p...

 
 Giving Disposable Chopsticks a Life Cycle

Dec 31, 2006

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[December 2006] Giving Disposable Chopsticks a Life Cycle

Japanese people eat with chopsticks, and most chopsticks used in Japan are ma...

 
 Changing Money Flow - Daiwa Asset Management Co.

Nov 30, 2006

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[November 2006] Changing Money Flow - Daiwa Asset Management Co.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.55 http://ww...

 
  Philosophy of Connecting Beauty, Wellness and Care for the Environment - Aveda Corp.

Nov 30, 2006

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[November 2006] Philosophy of Connecting Beauty, Wellness and Care for the Environment - Aveda Corp.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.54 http://ww...

 
 Food Waste Recycling in Japan

Nov 30, 2006

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[November 2006] Food Waste Recycling in Japan

Daily meals are source of our energy. Dining together is essential for us not...

 
 Facing Daily Anxieties and Difficulties - Unicharm Corp.

Oct 31, 2006

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[October 2006] Facing Daily Anxieties and Difficulties - Unicharm Corp.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.53 http://ww...

 
  Protecting Nature through Business - Patagonia Japan

Oct 31, 2006

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[October 2006] Protecting Nature through Business - Patagonia Japan

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.52 http://ww...

 
 The Recycling of End-of-Life Vehicles in Japan

Oct 31, 2006

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[October 2006] The Recycling of End-of-Life Vehicles in Japan

Background Japan ranks among the top 10 countries in the world in terms of ca...

 
 Yokohama City - Pioneer in Public Involvement

Sep 30, 2006

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[September 2006] Yokohama City - Pioneer in Public Involvement

"Initiatives and Achievements of Local Governments in Japan" Article Series No....

 
  Supporting 'Transport' for the Environment and the Future - Isuzu Motors

Sep 30, 2006

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[September 2006] Supporting 'Transport' for the Environment and the Future - Isuzu Motors

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.51 http://ww...

 
  Efforts to Achieve Sustainable Banana Production - Chiquita Unifrutti Japan,Ltd.

Sep 30, 2006

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[September 2006] Efforts to Achieve Sustainable Banana Production - Chiquita Unifrutti Japan,Ltd.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.50 http://ww...

 
 Creating the Future - Linking Individuals, Linking Asia Japan Council on the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD-J)

Aug 31, 2006

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[August 2006] Creating the Future - Linking Individuals, Linking Asia Japan Council on the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD-J)

The UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (UNDESD), a United Nat...

 
  Software and Hardware for Reducing the Environmental Burden - The Fujitsu Group

Aug 31, 2006

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[August 2006] Software and Hardware for Reducing the Environmental Burden - The Fujitsu Group

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.49 http://ww...

 
  Creating Eco-Malls with Environmental Management Systems: AEON Mall Co.

Aug 31, 2006

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[August 2006] Creating Eco-Malls with Environmental Management Systems: AEON Mall Co.

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.48 http://ww...

 
  Pursuing Sustainable Architecture - Takenaka Corporation

Jul 31, 2006

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[July 2006] Pursuing Sustainable Architecture - Takenaka Corporation

Towards a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.47 http://w...

 
  50 Years of Compact, Lightweight, Slim and Energy-Efficient Devices (CasioComputer Co., Ltd.)

Jul 31, 2006

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[July 2006] 50 Years of Compact, Lightweight, Slim and Energy-Efficient Devices (CasioComputer Co., Ltd.)

Towards a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No. 46 http://...

 
  Creating an Advanced Eco-City through Collaboration Mishima City, Shizuoka Prefecture

Jul 31, 2006

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[July 2006] Creating an Advanced Eco-City through Collaboration Mishima City, Shizuoka Prefecture

"Initiatives and Achievements of Local Governments in Japan" Article Series No....

 
  Creating Biomass-based Industrial Complexes (Ebara Corporation)

Jun 30, 2006

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[June 2006] Creating Biomass-based Industrial Complexes (Ebara Corporation)

Towards a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No.45: http://...

 
  Delivering 'Irreplaceable Delight' Through Environmental Protection Activities (Japan Tobacco Inc.)

Jun 30, 2006

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[June 2006] Delivering 'Irreplaceable Delight' Through Environmental Protection Activities (Japan Tobacco Inc.)

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No. 44 http://w...

 
 Development of LOHAS in Japan

Jun 30, 2006

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[June 2006] Development of LOHAS in Japan

"Yoga is experiencing a big boom nowadays. I started doing it, and I am more ...

 
  Bring

May 31, 2006

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[May 2006] Bring "Change Method" into Management (Change Agent Inc.)

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No. 43 http://c...

 
  Accepting the Challenge to Reduce Net CO2 Emissions (Sagawa Express Co.,Ltd.)

May 31, 2006

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[May 2006] Accepting the Challenge to Reduce Net CO2 Emissions (Sagawa Express Co.,Ltd.)

Toward a Sustainable Japan--Corporations at Work Article Series No. 42 http://w...

 

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