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Trends in Resource Use and the Decoupling Challenge: Regional Overview

 First Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting on the 10 Year Framework of Programmes for SCP

Stakeholder involvement for radioactive decontamination in Fukushima

Takehiko Murayama
Ono Satsohi
Hiroyasu Shioya

Home Appliances Recycling Act Under the EPR Concept in Japan: A case study of EPR Application in Japan

The 4th Meeting Working Party on Resource Productivity and Waste, Environment Policy Committee, OECD

Presented a case study of EPR application in Japan for the Working Party on Resource Productivity and Waste under Environment Policy Committee of OECD.

Book Chapter
In Waste as a Resource

The key challenges in waste management facing rapidly developing economies are the consideration of increasing resource consumption and waste generation, as well as the establishment of a ‘‘sound material cycle society’’. The latter refers to the concept of promoting a social change in which the consumption of natural resources is minimised and the...

International Conference on Sustainable Solution for Waste Management at Wuhan, China

Waste management is a critical issue in urban areas due to increases in its daily generation and the shortage of natural resources. The conventional approach of ‘collection and disposal’ is no longer acceptable in terms of sustainable socio-economic development and environmental conservation. Under these high pressures, an integrated approach that...