Policies and Practice of Sound Material-Cycle Society in Japan: Transition Towards the Circular Economy

In Circular Economy Adoption Catalysing Decarbonisation Through Policy Instruments
Book Chapter

This chapter provides the most recent policy frameworks for sound material-cycle society (SMCS) and promoting the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, and recycle) as well as circular economy transition in Japan, with some illustrations of the best practices carried out by the private sector and Japanese local governments as outcomes.