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2006.12.27
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Chayashinden Land Readjustment Project
[News Headline]New Policy Development from the Viewpoint of Sensory Environment
[News Headline]Public Reporting on the State of Re-employment of Former Ministry Officials
2006.12.26
[News Headline]A Summary of the Survey Results (FY2001-2005) on Dugongs and Seaweed Beds over a Wide Area
2006.12.25
[News Headline]Result of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]Ceremony to Celebrate the Completion of the Plant that Produces Bio-ethanol from Waste Wood
2006.12.22
[News Headline]The 3rd Version of the Japanese Red List on Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians and Invertebrates (including Crustacea, spiders, etc.)
[News Headline]Prediction of the Total Pollen's Diffusion for the Coming Spring
[News Headline]Results of Selection of the Target Verification Technologies for the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of VOC Treatment Technology (for Medium- and Small-Scale Establishments)
2006.12.21
[In Focus]The Eighth Tripartite Environment Ministers Meeting among China, Japan and Korea (TEMM) Held
[News Headline]Invitation for Participation in Japan's Voluntary Emissions Trading Scheme (JVETS) for FY2006
[News Headline]Overview of Ground Subsidence in Japan in FY 2005
[News Headline]Results of the FY2005 Water Quality Survey of Public Water Areas
2006.12.20
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Kasugai-Kumano-Sakurasa Land Readjustment Project
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statements for the Tokai Ring Expressway
[News Headline]Results of Examination for Olfactory Measurement Operator in FY2006
2006.12.19
[News Headline]The 8th Japan-Korea Migratory Bird Meeting Held
[News Headline]Numbers of Bears Captured and Cases of Injury to Humans (as of the end of November, 2006)
2006.12.18
[News Headline]The Second Meeting of the Regional EST Forum in Asia
2006.12.15
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding Ministerial Ordinance to Promote the Broader Based Administration in MOE Special Zones for Regional Government (Doshu-sei)
[News Headline]Partial Amendment to the Ministerial Ordinance on Standards for Verification concerning Industrial Wastes containing Metals, etc.
[News Headline]Ministerial Ordinances and Notifications concerning the Law Relating to the Prevention of Marine Pollution and Maritime Disaster, etc
2006.12.14
[News Headline]Amendment to Cabinet Order for Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief, etc.
[News Headline]Test Results for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Wild Birds (Announcement)
2006.12.12
[News Headline]Result of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2006.12.11
[News Headline]Ministry of the Environment to Participate in Eco-Products 2006 Exhibition
[News Headline]Second Meeting of the Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee Held
[News Headline]"Star Watching Network" for the Winder 2006 to be Held
2006.12.08
[News Headline]The 8th Japan-Korea Migratory Bird Meeting to be Held
[News Headline]Environmental Survey of Dioxins FY 2005 Results
[News Headline]Dioxins Emissions Inventory 2005
[News Headline]FY2005 Enforcement Status of the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins
2006.12.07
[News Headline]Central Environment Council Reports on "Basic Guidelines for Wildlife Protection Projects," "Control of Wildlife Hunting Periods," and "Prohibition and Restriction of Wildlife Hunting"
[News Headline]Invitation for Public Comments on the Draft Protocols for Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) for Enclosed Coastal Seas Water Quality Improvement Technology
2006.12.04
[News Headline]The Eighth Session of the Intergovernmental Meeting (IG8) of the Acid Deposition Monitoring Network in East Asia (EANET) Held
2006.12.01
[News Headline]The Second Meeting of the Regional EST Forum in Asia to Be Held
[News Headline]Nature Conservation Committee of the Central Environment Council Reports on Changes regarding National and Quasi-national Parks
2006.11.30
[News Headline]FY2006 Global Warming Prevention Month Events
[News Headline]Permissible Limit for the Sulfur Content in Gasoline and Diesel Oil to be Tightened
2006.11.28
[News Headline]Status of Illegal Dumping of Industrial Waste in FY 2005
[News Headline]The 41st Commendation for Wildlife Conservation Activity
2006.11.27
[News Headline]Results of Selection of the Verification Organization and Invitation for Target Verification Technologies to Apply for the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of Heat-Island Mitigation Technology (Technol
2006.11.24
[News Headline]Status of Fluorocarbons Recovery from Commercial Freezer/Air Conditioner in FY 2005
2006.11.22
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the Draft Report of the 4th Review on Implementation of the National Biodiversity Strategy of Japan
[News Headline]Symposium on Re-introduction of the Japanese Crested Ibis to the Wild
2006.11.21
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Approval of Type 1 Use Regulation of Living Modified Organisms
2006.11.20
[News Headline]Minister of the Environment's FY 2006 Commendation for Global Warming Prevention Activity
2006.11.19
[News Headline]The 12th Conference of the Parties (COP12) to the UNFCCC, and the 2nd Conference of the Parties Serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (COP/MOP2)
2006.11.17
[News Headline]Enforcement Status of the Soil Contamination Countermeasures Law in FY2004
2006.11.16
[In Focus]Asia 3R Conference Held in Tokyo
[News Headline]Launch of the East Asian-Australian Flyway Partnership
[News Headline]Request for Contributions to the "Video and Photograph Library"
2006.11.14
[News Headline]Establishment of the Regional Liaison Committee in Support of the Inscription of the Ogasawara Islands as a World Heritage Site
2006.11.13
[News Headline]The 5th ASEAN Plus Three Environment Ministers Meeting Held
2006.11.10
[News Headline]Bear Risk Management Manual (Preliminary Version)
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Maebashi-Kasakake Road
[News Headline]Results of Selection of the Target Verification Technologies for the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments (Kitchens/Restaurants an
2006.11.09
[News Headline]Japan's Approach to the Reduction of Unintended Contamination of By-product Hexachlorobenzene (HCB)
[News Headline]FY 2005 Edition of Chemical Substance Fact Sheets
2006.11.07
[News Headline]Authorization of the Regional Model Plan for Intensive Introduction of Renewable Energy for CO2 Cutback
[News Headline]Program & Abstracts of the 2006 International Symposium on Endocrine Disruption to be Published
2006.11.06
[News Headline]"Annual Report on the Environment for Children 2006" to be Published
[News Headline]The 18th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer Held in New Delhi
[News Headline]Formulation of the Protocol for the Verification Tests and Invitation for Verification Organizations to Apply for the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of Heat-Island Mitigation Technology (Technologies
[News Headline]Evaluation of the Eligibility of Analytical Institutions for Contractual Research Involving the Environmental Measurement of Dioxins (for FY2007)
2006.11.02
[News Headline]FY 2005 Survey Results of Water Pollution by Agricultural Chemicals Used at Golf Courses
2006.11.01
[News Headline]Asia 3R Conference Held in Tokyo
[News Headline]Permissible Limits of Motor Vehicle Exhaust Emissions
[News Headline]Comments Invited regarding Guidelines for Countermeasures against Misconduct in Research Activities by Competitive Research Fund
2006.10.31
[News Headline]Invitation of New Projects Proposals for FY 2007 Grants of the "Environmental Technology Development Fund"
2006.10.30
[News Headline]"Star Watching Network"- Result of FY 2005 Winter Star Watching
[News Headline]Global Environment Research Fund "Symposium on the Impacts of Climate Change on Our Life and the Environment" to Be Held
[News Headline]International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI) General Meeting Held
2006.10.27
[News Headline]Announcement of Decorations in the Autumn of 2006
[News Headline]Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden "Image Fragrance Contest" Award Ceremony
[News Headline]Government's Greenhouse Gas Emissions for FY 2005
2006.10.26
[News Headline]COP12 & COP/MOP2 Side Event: Global Challenges Toward a Low-Carbon Society (LCS) Through Sustainable Development (SD)
[News Headline]Results of Selection of the Verification Organizations and Target Verification Technologies Invited to Apply for the FY2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of VOC Treatment Technology (for Medium and Small Sca
2006.10.25
SWEEPING POLICY REFORM TOWARDS A "SOUND MATERIAL-CYCLE SOCIETY" STARTING FROM JAPAN AND SPREADING OVER THE ENTIRE GLOBE -THE "3R" LOOP CONNECTING JAPAN WITH OTHER COUNTRIES
2006.10.24
[News Headline]Announcement of Medals of Honour in the Autumn of 2006
[News Headline]The Second Intergovernmental Review Meeting of the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities (GPA)
2006.10.23
[News Headline]Lifestyle Forum 2006 to be Held
2006.10.20
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Ministerial Ordinance Partially Amending the Enforcement Regulation for the Wildlife Protection and Hunting Law
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Draft Basic Guidelines for Wildlife Protection Projects
2006.10.19
[News Headline]Fourth Consultative Meeting of the Japan-US Migratory Bird Agreement and the 6th Consultative Meeting of the Japan-Russia Migratory Bird Protection Held
2006.10.17
[In Focus]Minister of the Environment Wakabayashi Assumes Office
[News Headline]Environmental Radiation Data Website Launched
[News Headline]FY 2005 Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Japan (Provisional Data)
2006.10.16
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Ohgishima Power Station
[News Headline]Tripartite Environmental Education Workshop & Symposium to be Held
[News Headline]Central Environment Council Reports on the Renewal of Designation of Gamou/Idoura and Yagaji as Special Protection Areas
2006.10.13
[News Headline]Four Areas Instructed to Formulate Regional Environmental Pollution Control Programs
[News Headline]FY 2005 Monitoring Results of Hazardous Air Pollutants
[News Headline]FY 2005 Status of Air Pollution
2006.10.12
[News Headline]The 4th U.S.-Japan Migratory Bird Treaty Meeting and the 6th Russia-Japan Consultative Meeting on Migratory Bird Protection and Research to be Held
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Draft Protocol (the Second Revision) for the Verification Tests on the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of Heat-Island Mitigation Technology (Technologies for Reduc
2006.10.10
[News Headline]Formulation of the Protocol for Verification Tests and Invitation for Verification Organizations to Apply for the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of VOC of Treatment Technology (for Medium and Small Sc
2006.10.06
[News Headline]Budget Request for FY 2007 Environmental Conservation Expenditure
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Amendments to Ordinances and Regulations for Enforcement of the Amended Fluorocarbons Recovery and Destruction Law
2006.10.05
[News Headline]Partial Amendment to the Enforcement Ordinance of the Waste Management and Public Cleansing Law
[News Headline]Partial Amendment to the Enforcement Ordinance of the Law Relating to the Prevention of Marine Pollution and Maritime Disaster
[News Headline]Enforcement of Amended Wildlife Protection and Hunting Law and Partial Amendment to the Enforcement Ordinance of the Wildlife Protection and Hunting Law
2006.10.03
[News Headline]First Workshop on Reduction of Unintentional POPs in East Asian Countries Concluded
2006.10.02
[News Headline]2006 International Symposium on Endocrine Disruption
2006.09.29
[News Headline]Campaign for Environmentally Friendly Shopping to be Waged during the 3R Promotion Month
[News Headline]Status of Reflections of Policy Evaluation Results for Environmental Policies
[News Headline]New Breeding Project for Tsushima Leopard Cats
2006.09.28
[News Headline]Tripartite Environmental Education Workshop & Symposium to be Held
[News Headline]Government's Greenhouse Gas Emissions for April to June, FY 2006
2006.09.25
[News Headline]Sixth Workshop on Environmental Partnership
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Renovation of the Mizushima Power Station
2006.09.22
[News Headline]Status of the Short-tailed Albatross ( Diomedea albatrus ) and Its Conservation and Breeding Project
2006.09.19
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Draft Protocol (the Second Revision) for the Verification Tests on the Pilot Project of the ETV in the Field of VOC Treatment Technology (for Medium- and Small-Scale Establishments)
2006.09.12
[News Headline]The 16th Asia-Pacific Seminar on Climate Change Concludes Successfully
2006.09.11
[News Headline]NPOs and NGOs Invited to Present Their Efforts toward Establishing a Sound Material-Cycle Society
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Approval of Type 1 Use Regulation of Living Modified Organisms
[News Headline]Poster Design for Prevention of Neighborhood Noise Invited
2006.09.08
[News Headline]Revised List of Factories/Business Establishments That Reported Themselves as Being the Specified Particulate Emitting Facilities
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding Changes to the Standard Method of Algal Growth Inhibition Test under the Chemical Substances Control Law
2006.09.07
[News Headline]First Workshop on Reduction of Unintentional POPs in East Asian Countries
2006.09.05
[News Headline]Briefing on MOE Policies to be Held for NGOs and Businesses
[News Headline]A Summary of the FY2005 Survey Results on Dugongs and Seaweed Beds over a Wide Area
2006.09.01
[News Headline]Eradication/Control measures of Newly Added "Invasive Alien Species" Announced on Gazette
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Changes to Geographical Coverage and Planning of Joshin'etsu Kogen National Park
2006.08.31
[News Headline]MOE Invites Proposals for a Fragrant Town Project
[News Headline]The Report on the Collection of Contributions from Business Operators as Appropriations for the Payment of Relief Benefit
[News Headline]Month for Promoting Ozone Layer Protection Action
[News Headline]Evaluation Report of Environmental Policy for FY2005.
2006.08.30
[News Headline]Submission of Report on Japan's Assigned Amount of GHG Emissions Pursuant to the Kyoto Protocol
2006.08.29
[News Headline]Fifth Workshop on Environmental Partnership
2006.08.28
[News Headline]National Convention for the Promotion of the 3Rs to be Held
[News Headline]"Joint Workshop on Environmental Monitoring of Persistent Organic Pollutants in East Asian Countries and UNEP/GEF Project on Assessment of the Existing Capacity and Capacity Building Needs to Analyse POPs in Developing Countries", September 20-22, Kyoto
2006.08.25
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Changes to Geographical Coverage and Planning of National and Quasi-National Parks
2006.08.22
[News Headline]Handling of Additional "Invasive Alien Species" Specified on Gazette
[News Headline]FY 2005 Dissemination Status of Wastewater Treatment Facilities
[News Headline]FY 2005 Dissemination Status of Johkasou, On-Site Treatment System of Domestic Effluent
[News Headline]Status of Improper Disposal of Sulfate Pitch (Second Half of FY 2005)
2006.08.21
[News Headline]"Asia-Pacific Consultations on Climate Regime Beyond 2012 - South Asia" Held in Delhi
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the Renewal of Designation of Special Protection Areas within National Wildlife Protection Areas in FY 2006
2006.08.18
[In Focus]The Environment and Finance -- Expanding the Flow of Environmentally Conscious "Money" --
2006.08.11
[News Headline]Report on the Diffusion of Eco-fuels for Heat Generation
2006.08.10
[News Headline]White Paper on the Environment Cover Page Illustration Contest
[News Headline]UNEP Special Envoy Tokiko Kato to Visit Borneo
[News Headline]Invitation for Public Comments on the Report regarding the Reduction of the Unintentional Contaminant, HCB, in TCPA and Solvent Red 135
[News Headline]Selection of New Eco-community Projects to Establish a Sound Material-Cycle Society
[News Headline]'Twentieth National Conference of the Liaison Council of Municipalities for Water Environment Conservation' and the 'Exquisite and Well-conserved Waters Summit "Tenkawa"'
2006.08.08
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Amendments to the Enforcement Ordinance of the Law Relating to the Prevention of Marine Pollution and Maritime Disaster
2006.08.07
[News Headline]Enforcement of Amended Air Pollution Control Law and Amendments to the Orders and Regulations of the Amended Air Pollution Control Law
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Ohno-Taketa Road
2006.08.03
[News Headline]Workshop on Environmental Partnership
[News Headline]The Second Plenary Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Forum for Environment and Development in the Second Phase (APFED II) Held
2006.08.01
[News Headline]"Star Watching Network" for the Summer 2006 to be Held
[News Headline]The Minister of the Environment's 2006 Commendation for Global Warming Prevention Activity
2006.07.31
[News Headline]Public Comments on Amendments to the Orders and Regulations of the Air Pollution Control Law Made Available
[News Headline]FY 2005 Annual Report on Ozone Layer Monitoring
[News Headline]Target Verification Technologies Invited to Apply for the FY 2006 Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments (Kitchens/Restaurants and Food Manu
2006.07.28
[News Headline]Basic Policy for Coordinating the Budget Estimation Policies for FY 2007 Environmental Conservation Expenses
[News Headline]Action Taken by Three Ministries against Violations of Chemical Substances Control Law
[News Headline]Minister Koike to Join Mt. Fuji Clean-up Campaign
2006.07.27
[News Headline]Invitation for Public Comment on the Amendment to the Notification pertaining to the Enforcement Regulation for the Law Relating to Protection of the Environment in Antarctica
[News Headline]The Second Plenary Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Forum for Environment and Development in the Second Phase (APFED II) to be Held
[News Headline]Invitation for Public Comment on the Amendments to the Enforcement Regulation for the Law Relating to Protection of the Environment in Antarctica
2006.07.25
[News Headline]An International Symposium "Living with Deserts II: Linkages between Dryland Science and On-the-Ground Practice" to be Held
[News Headline]Results of the Evaluation of the Eligibility of Analytical Institutions for Contractual Research Involving the Environmental Measurement of Dioxins (for the second half of FY2006)
2006.07.21
[News Headline]"Asia-Pacific Consultations on Climate Regime Beyond 2012 - South East Asia" Held in Bangkok
2006.07.20
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Standards of Facilities for Keeping Invasive Alien Species
[News Headline]Campaign against Abandonment of Pet Animals
[News Headline]Amendments to the Orders and Regulations of the the Waste Management and Public Cleansing Law Concerning Asbestos-Containing Wastes
2006.07.14
[News Headline]Three New Species to be Designated as Invasive Alien Species by Cabinet Ordinance
2006.07.11
[News Headline]Third Workshop on Environmental Partnership
[News Headline]2006 International Symposium on Endocrine Disruption
2006.07.10
[News Headline]MOE Invites Entries to the Kodomo Hotaranger Awards
[News Headline]Results of Captive Breeding of the Japanese Crested Ibis (Nipponia Nippon) in 2006
[News Headline]Schedule Change of the Second Meeting of the Regional EST Forum in Asia
[News Headline]"Manual of Measures to Prevent Asbestos from Entering the Environment during Building Dismantling" Published
2006.07.07
[News Headline]Designating Animals Put under Capture Regulation in Special Zones of National and Quasi-National Parks
[News Headline]"Asia-Pacific Consultations on Climate Regime Beyond 2012 - East Asia" Held in Beijing
[News Headline]Fifteen New Projects Selected for FY 2006 Grants of the "Environmental Technology Development Fund"
2006.07.05
[News Headline]Technical Study Committee Report on the Application of Simplified Analytical Methods to Measure the State of Soil and Sediment Contamination by Dioxins
2006.07.03
[In Focus]ECO ASIA 2006 - Actions toward Sustainable Societies by Individual, Local and Regional Level
[News Headline]MOE Publicly Seeks Test Bodies of Animals for Microchip Implantation
2006.06.30
[News Headline]2006 Bathing Beaches Water Quality Survey Results
[News Headline]An Aggregate of Fluorocarbons Destroyed in FY 2005
2006.06.29
[News Headline]Municipal Solid Waste Generation and Treatment Status in FY2004
[News Headline]Results of Verification Tests for the Incineration of Low-contaminated PCB Wastes
2006.06.28
[News Headline]Invitation for Fragrance Entries for the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden "Image Fragrance Contest"
[News Headline]Selection of Verification Organizations for FY 2006 Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Pilot Project in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-scale Establishments
2006.06.27
[News Headline]Interim Report Compiled by the Investigative Committee for Motor Vehicle Exhaust Noise Policy on "Measures to Eliminate Motor Vehicles, Etc. Equipped with Inappropriate Mufflers"
2006.06.25
[News Headline]ECO ASIA 2006 - Actions toward Sustainable Societies by Individual, Local and Regional Level
2006.06.20
[News Headline]A Workshop on "Developing Visions for a Low-Carbon Society (LCS) through Sustainable Development" Held:Japan-UK Joint Research Project
2006.06.19
[News Headline]Eco-Volunteer Fair to be Held on July 1st in Shibuya, Tokyo
2006.06.15
[News Headline]Workshop on Environmental Partnership
2006.06.14
[News Headline]The 14th Environment Congress for Asia and the Pacific (ECO ASIA 2006) to be Held
2006.06.13
[News Headline]A Seminar on the Outcome of CBD/COP8 with Concrete Examples of Access and Benefit-Sharing of Biodiversity
2006.06.12
[In Focus]Eco Life Fair 2006 Held in the Environment Month of June
2006.06.09
[News Headline]Revised "Health Care Manual for Heatstroke"
[News Headline]Action Plan for the Diffusion and Promotion of Eco Drive
[News Headline]Revised "Health Care Manual for UV"
2006.06.08
[News Headline]Cabinet to Decide on the "Cabinet Order on the Effective Date of a Part of the Act on Regulation, Etc. of Non-road Special Motor Vehicles"
2006.06.05
[News Headline]Environmental Business Plan Competition "eco japan cup" Being Held
2006.05.31
[News Headline]An Event "The Blessing of Wetlands - Tourism and Products of Ramsar Sites" to Be Held at ECOLIFE FAIR 2006
[News Headline]Eleventh Consultative Meeting of JCMBA and the 13th Consultative Meeting of JAMBA Held
[News Headline]E-Learning Versions of the Guide for Better Understanding of Chemicals Surrounding Us
[News Headline]Central Environment Council Reports on the Designation of the Zen-noji Nagaoka Abe's Salamander (Hynobius Abei) Natural Habitat Conservation Area and Development of the Program for the Rehabilitation of Natural Habitats and Maintenance of Viable Populations of the Japanese Wood Pigeon
2006.05.30
[News Headline]Opening a Life Environment Information Website for Odor, Noise and Vibration
[News Headline]Annual Report on the Environment in Japan 2006 to be Published
2006.05.26
[News Headline]FY 2005 Home Appliance Recycling Results Published by Manufacturers
[News Headline]Amendment to the Enforcement Regulation for the Waste Management and Public Cleansing Law
[News Headline]Establishment of the Guidelines on the Destruction of Halons in Japan
2006.05.25
[News Headline]FY 2004 Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Japan
2006.05.24
[In Focus]Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden marks its 100th Commemoration
[News Headline]Insight into Corporate Social Responsibility Reports - A searchable database of 6,500 cases of corporate environmental activities between 2002 and 2005 -
2006.05.19
Dust and Sandstorms [Pamphlet]
[News Headline]Eco Car World 2006 (Low Emission Vehicle Fair) to Be Held
[News Headline]"Eco Life Fair" to be held on June 3 and 4
2006.05.18
[News Headline]Open Symposium "Developing Visions for a Low-Carbon Society through Sustainable Development" to Be Held on June 13 in Tokyo
[News Headline]Eleventh Consultative Meeting of JCMBA & 13th Consultative Meeting of JAMBA to Be Held
2006.05.17
[News Headline]First Workshop of the Dialogue on Long-term Cooperative Action to Address Climate Change by Enhancing Implementation of the Convention
2006.05.16
[News Headline]The High-level Segment of the 14th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development Held
2006.05.12
[News Headline]Countermeasures against Shinkansen Superexpress Railway Noise above 75dB (phon)
2006.05.10
[News Headline]Best Beach 100
[News Headline]Launch of Ecotourism Project at Ramsar Sites
2006.05.08
[News Headline]Pacific Islands Youth Environmental Summit to Be Held in Okinawa with Newly Assigned "FY 2006 Okinawa Youth Environmental Ministers"
[News Headline]Second Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants Held
2006.04.28
[News Headline]Guidelines for the Provision of Waste Information
[News Headline]Central Environment Council Reports on the Preferred Effluent Control Measures for the Preservation of Aquatic Life
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Haneda Airport Re-Expansion Project
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Renovation of the Electric Power Facility of the Sakai Port Power Plant
[News Headline]Third Publication of the Results of the Chemicals Classification Program Based on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)
[News Headline]Marine Stop Idling Experiment at the Takeshiba Wharf to Begin in Autumn 2006
[News Headline]Central Environment Council Reports on the Designation of Water Area Types of Rivers for the Preservation of Aquatic Life
2006.04.27
[News Headline]Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Registers Its Commitment towards Implementing the International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation
[News Headline]Pollen Season of Japanese Cedar and Cypress to End
[News Headline]Report on FY2005 Verification Test Results for the Pilot Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of VOC Treatment Technologies
2006.04.26
[News Headline]Dust and Sandstorm (DSS) Observation Equipment Installed in Nagasaki Prefecture
2006.04.25
[News Headline]Announcement of the List of People Conferred an Order in the Spring of 2006
2006.04.21
[News Headline]Revision of the "Health Care Manual for Pollen Allergy"
2006.04.18
[News Headline]Shinjuku Gyoen 100th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony
2006.04.17
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Construction of an Electric Power Facility in TOSOH Corporation's Nanyo Complex
2006.04.14
[News Headline]Environmental Dialogue between Japan and Russia Held in Tokyo
[News Headline]Preferred Voluntary Measures for Emission Control of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)(A Report by the Expert Committee of the Central Environment Council)
2006.04.10
[News Headline]Shinjuku-Gyoen National Garden's Closing Time to Be Extended -- Let's enjoy Shinjuku-Gyoen's cherry blossoms in the twilight --
2006.04.07
[News Headline]Report on the Investigation of Shimadzu NOx Monitor Mis-measurement
2006.04.06
[News Headline]Cabinet Decision on the "Third Basic Environment Plan - The Way to a New Rich Lifestyle in a Sustainable Society"
2006.04.05
[News Headline]OECD Environment and Development Ministers Meeting Held
2006.04.03
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2006.03.31
Effects of Green Procurement by Government Institutions in FY 2004
[News Headline]Status of Motor Vehicle Traffic Noise in FY 2004
[News Headline]FY 2005 Editions of Chemicals in the Environment(Japanese Edition), Chemicals in the Environment (English Edition) and Citizen's Guide for Understanding "Chemicals in the Environment"
[News Headline]Export Confirmation and Import Permission of Wastes under the Waste Management Law in 2005
[News Headline]2005 Enforcement Status of the Basel Law
2006.03.29
[News Headline]Amendment to the Enforcement Regulation of the Law concerning Special Measures for the Preservation of Lake Water Quality
[News Headline]The Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) 11th Inter-Governmental Meeting (IGM) and 11th Science Planning Group (SPG) Meeting, and a Related Workshop Held
[News Headline]Strengthening of the Monitoring Systems on Illegal Dumping of Industrial Wastes(2005)
2006.03.27
[News Headline]Amendment to the Ordinance that Establishes a Method for the Submission of Management Plans for the Use of Motor Vehicles
2006.03.23
[News Headline]Opinions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Saga-Fukutomi Road
[News Headline]Establishment of "A Guide for Quality Assurance concerning Environmental Measurement of Dioxins (for Bioassays)" and Revision of the "Manual on Bioassays for Dioxins"
2006.03.22
[News Headline]Result of the COP-MOP 3 on the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
[News Headline]Guidelines for the Countermeasures against Oil Contamination-Landowner`s Response Policy Concerning Oil Slick and Odor Problems from Mineral Oil Contaminated Soil, a Report of the Soil Contamination Technical Standards Expert Committee, the Soil Agricultural Chemical Committee, the Central Environmental Council
2006.03.20
An Aggregate Amount of Fluorocarbons Recovered from Motor Vehicle Air- Conditioners in FY 2004
[News Headline]Announcing the ECO ASIA Foreign Students' Essay Contest
[News Headline]Amount of Fluorocarbons Recovered from Motor Vehicle Air-Conditioners in FY 2004
[News Headline]The Second Meeting of the Regional EST Forum in Asia to Be Held
2006.03.17
Measures to Cope with By-product Hexachlorobenzene under the Chemical Substances Control Law
2006.03.16
[News Headline]Cabinet Decision on the "Cabinet Order on the Effective Date of the Act on Regulation, Etc. of Non-road Special Motor Vehicles" and the "Order for Enforcement of the Act on Regulation, Etc. of Non-road Special Motor Vehicles"
[News Headline]Citizen's Guide for Understanding FY2004 PRTR Data
2006.03.10
[News Headline]Administrative Guidance on the Unapproved Genetically Modified Medaka
[News Headline]Environmentally Sustainable Transport (EST) Startup Session to Be Held
2006.03.09
Cabinet Decision on a Bill Partially Amending the Law for the Promotion of Sorted Collection and Recycling of Containers and Packaging
2006.03.08
[News Headline]Senior Officials Meeting on the 3R Initiative Held
[News Headline]Results of the Evaluation of the Eligibility of Analytical Institutions for Contractual Research Involving the Environmental Measurement of Dioxins (for the preceding term of FY2006)
2006.03.06
[News Headline]Cabinet Decision on a Bill Partially Amending the Wildlife Protection and Hunting Law
[News Headline]Cabinet Decision on a Bill Partially Amending the Fluorocarbons Recovery and Destruction Law
2006.03.03
[News Headline]Results of FY2004 Environmental Surveys of Chemical Substances
2006.03.01
[News Headline]The Sixth Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF6) was Held between February 13 and 24, 2006
[News Headline]Release of and Invitation for Public Comments upon a Draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluation (CEE) on the Construction and Operation of the New Belgian Research Station in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica
2006.02.28
[News Headline]The Ninth Japan-Korea Joint Committee on Environmental Cooperation
[News Headline]Second Seminar in CSR Seminar Series "Integrating Biodiversity into Corporate Strategy" to Present the First "Ecosystem Conservation Guidelines" in Construction Industry
2006.02.27
[News Headline]Seminar on Ecological Footprint: Measurement and Management Tool for a Sustainable Future
2006.02.24
[News Headline]FY 2004 PRTR Data Overview
[News Headline]Seminar on Sound Material-Cycle Society, Circular Economy, and 3Rs among Japan, China, and Korea
[News Headline]Ministry of the Environment Invites Entries for the Seto Inland Sea Scenic Photo Contest
2006.02.21
[News Headline]Workshop to be Held on Ecological Conservation Project in Northwest China
2006.02.20
[News Headline]Minamata Disease Workshop 2006
2006.02.16
[News Headline]First Publication of the Results of the Chemicals Classification Program Based on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)
2006.02.15
Status of Improper Disposal of Sulfate Pitch in the First Half of FY 2005
2006.02.10
Efforts by Aerosol Manufacturers and Municipalities for the Promotion of Proper Treatment and Recycling of Waste Aerosol Products
2006.02.09
Cabinet Decision on the Bill Partially Amending the Climate Change Policy Law
2006.01.31
Draft Budget for the FY2006 Kyoto Protocol Target Achievement Plan
Status of Issuance of Photochemical Oxidant Warnings and Reporting of Damages in 2005
Ordinance of MOE Stipulating Amended Effluent Standard to Be Enforced
2006.01.23
State of PCB Waste in Storage under the PCB Special Measures Law
2006.01.20
Cabinet Decision on a Bill on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
Ehime Eco Town Program Approved
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