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2009.12.28
[News Headline]International Year of Biodiversity
2009.12.25
[News Headline]Survey Results of Environmentally Friendly Corporate Behaviors
[News Headline]Announcement on the approval for the certification application for detoxifying asbestos waste
2009.12.24
[News Headline]Results of the Regional Workshop for East, South and Southeast Asia on Updating the Strategic Plan of the Convention on Biological Diversity for post-2010 period
2009.12.22
[News Headline]Result of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]FY 2010 Tax Reform Policy Principle Pertinent to the MOE
2009.12.21
[News Headline]Announcement on the certification system application for businesses detoxifying asbestos wastes
[News Headline]FY 2008 Survey on the Enforcement Status of the Air Pollution Control Act
2009.12.18
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the draft of the revision of 'Basic Policy for the Promotion of Contracts considering Reduction of Emissions of Greenhouse Gases and others by the State and Other Entities'
[News Headline]The Status of Motor Vehicle Traffic Noise during FY 2008
2009.12.17
[News Headline]Star Watching Network - Implementation of Winter Star Watching For FY 2009
2009.12.16
[News Headline]Minister of the Environment to assume Co-Chair of the Global Adaptation Network
2009.12.14
[News Headline]The 3rd FY 2009 Study Group Meeting for Japan Co-benefits Projects in the Field of Wastes Management and Recycling
[News Headline]Announcing the Results of the Public Comments regarding the CBD Post-2010 Targets (draft "proposal by Japan")
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals"
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals Concerning Water Pollution"
2009.12.11
[News Headline]FY 2008 Monitoring Results of Hazardous Air Pollutants
[News Headline]Air Quality Status for FY 2008
2009.12.10
[News Headline]Regional Workshop for East, South and Southeast Asia on Updating the Strategic Plan of the Convention on Biological Diversity for post-2010 period
[News Headline]The Nationwide Eco-Action Points model project managed by Econos Co., Ltd to begin December 10, 2009
2009.12.08
[News Headline]Designation of Banded Mongoose (Mungos mungo) as an "Invasive Alien Species (IAS)"
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited on the Standard for Breeding and Raising banded mongoose etc
2009.12.07
[News Headline]'Co-benefits of Climate Change and Sustainable Development in Developing Countries', a side event at COP15 in Copenhagen
2009.12.04
[News Headline]MOE's Opinions on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement regarding the replacement of facility in No.2 Himeji Power Plant.
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Draft Outlines of the revision of the designated procurement items and evaluation criteria of the Law concerning the Promotion of Procurement of Eco-Friendly Goods and Services by the State and Other Entities
[News Headline]Distribution of "Annual Report on the Environment, the Sound Material-Cycle Society and the Biodiversity 2009" at the COP15
2009.11.30
[News Headline]Enforcement Status of Water Pollution Related Laws in FY 2008
[News Headline]Dioxins Emission Inventory for 2008
[News Headline]Result of the Joint Workshop on Enhancement of Environmental Management Capacity in Vietnam
[News Headline]Formulation of Eco-Action 21 Guidelines FY 2009 Version November 30, 2009
[News Headline]Results of the Survey on 2008 Dioxin Emissions from Waste Incinerators
[News Headline]Enforcement Status of the Law Concerning Special Measures against Dioxins for FY 2008
[News Headline]Environmental Survey of Dioxins in FY 2008
2009.11.27
[News Headline]Budget Request Amount for FY 2010 Environmental Conservation Expenditures
[News Headline]Results of the FY 2008 Water Quality Survey of Public Water Areas
[News Headline]Amendment to the Government Ordinance of Law for Conservation of Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
2009.11.26
[News Headline]The 45th Session of the International Tropical Timber Council held in Yokohama
[News Headline]Results of the reinforced monitoring activities against illegal export and import of wastes
[News Headline]International Meeting for Promoting Asia-Pacific Biodiversity Observation Network (AP-BON)
[News Headline]Announcement: FY2009 Award for Implementation of Measures to Reduce VOC Emissions
2009.11.24
[News Headline]Result of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]2nd Meeting for Overseas Development concerning the Japanese model of Environmental Technologies in 2009
[News Headline]MOE Invites Entries to the 13th Environmental Communication Awards November 24, 2009
2009.11.20
[News Headline]Joint Workshop on Enhancement of Environmental Management Capacity in Vietnam to be held on November 24, 2009 in Hanoi, Vietnam
2009.11.19
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals"
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals Concerning Water Pollution"
[News Headline]Notification on Promoting Measures to Reduce NOx Emissions from Minor Sources
2009.11.18
[News Headline]Japan Automobile Recycling Promotion Center (JARC) underpaid for airbags recovery costs.
2009.11.17
[News Headline]Air Pollution Control Promotion Month
2009.11.16
[News Headline]Restitution of 10 Crested Ibises to China
[News Headline]FY 2008 Survey Results of Water Pollution by Agricultural Chemicals Used on Golf Courses
2009.11.11
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the Approval of Type 1 Use Regulation of Living Modified Organisms
[News Headline]Japan's National Greenhouse Gas Emissions in FY 2008 (The Preliminary Figures)
2009.11.10
[News Headline]The 3rd Round-Table Meeting prior to the 10th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity and the 5th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties Serving at the Meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena
[News Headline]Exhibitors for the "Biodiversity EXPO 2010" needed
[News Headline]The Expansion Working Group (WG) Meeting of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Project concerning Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies - Air Conditioning System by Ground Source Heat Pumps Using Underground Heat or Wastewater in FY2009 to be held and an invitation for opinions.
[News Headline]The 8th Verification Test for the Incineration of waste electrical machinery contaminated by a small amount of PCB
2009.11.09
Manual for Quantitative Evaluation of the Co-Benefits Approach to Climate Change Projects
[News Headline]Regarding the "Life on the Earth" supporters club to join collaborative events
2009.11.06
[News Headline]The 12th meeting of the Network of Organization for Research on Nature Conservation (NORNAC) to be held
2009.11.02
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the Draft Waste Management Review Committee Report
2009.10.30
[News Headline]Publication of the "Annual Report on the Environment for Children 2010"
[News Headline]On behalf of the steering committee for CBD COP10/MOP5, MOE invites comments from a broad spectrum of the public regarding the CBD post-2010 targets (draft "proposal by Japan")
2009.10.29
[News Headline]Selection Results of Model Project for Disseminating the Visualization of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Products/Services
2009.10.28
[News Headline]The Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate (APP) the third Ministerial Meeting was held in Shanghai, China from October 26 to 27, 2009
2009.10.27
[News Headline]Results of the FY2008 Survey on the Quality of Fuel used in Non-road Special Motor Vehicles
2009.10.26
[News Headline]Short-tailed Albatross observed in San Francisco, U.S. after leaving its nest in Mukojima
[News Headline]Seminars for Japan Co-benefits Projects in the Field of Wastes Management and Recycling: Utilization of Financial Incentives for Promoting Measures to Cope with Global Warming
2009.10.22
[News Headline]Result of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.10.20
The Asian Network for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes
[News Headline]The MOE invites comments from a broad spectrum of the public regarding the proposed changes to matter concerning handling of natural park work and permission in the management plan of San'inkaigan National Park and Iriomote-Ishig
[News Headline]Promotion Campaign for Increasing Use of Electronic Manifest System
[News Headline]Results of "Kobe Biodiversity Dialogue in 2009"
2009.10.19
[News Headline]UNCCD COP9 Held in Argentina
2009.10.15
[News Headline]The Expansion Working Group (WG) Meeting of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Project in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments in FY2009 to be held and an invitation for opinions.
2009.10.13
[News Headline]Biodiversity Exhibition to be Held
2009.10.09
[News Headline]Grand Prix of First Biodiversity Japan Award Announced
[News Headline]Results of the Third Workshop on the Reduction of Unintentional POPs in East Asian Countries
2009.10.08
[News Headline]Results of the Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on the Satoyama Initiative Concept: Ecosystem Services in the Asia-Pacific Region
2009.10.06
[News Headline]First Biodiversity Japan Award Ceremony to be held (cont'd)
2009.10.05
[News Headline]First Biodiversity Japan Award Ceremony to be held
[News Headline]MOE's Opinions on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement regarding the plan to increase No.6 Thermal Power Facility in Kimitsu Power Plant
[News Headline]The Second FY2009 Study Group Meeting and Seminars for Japan Co-benefits Projects in the Field of Wastes Management and Recycling
2009.10.02
[News Headline]Results of the Second Meeting of the Vietnam-Japan Joint Study Group for Cooperation Activities on Environmental Management
2009.10.01
[News Headline]Results of the 7th Workshop on Environmental Monitoring of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in East Asian Countries
[News Headline]Results of the Public Comments on the draft "Guide to the Local Biodiversity Strategy" and Creation of the Guide
2009.09.29
[News Headline]Results of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.09.28
[News Headline]MOE's Opinions on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement regarding the plan to increase No.3 advanced pressurized water reactor in Sendai Nuclear Power Plant.
[News Headline]The Second Meeting on the Vietnam-Japan Joint Study Group for Cooperation Activities on Environmental Management to be held September 30th to October 1st, 2009 in Tokyo
2009.09.25
[News Headline]The 21th Starry Sky Town, Blue Sky Town National Conference held in Shizuoka City
[News Headline]Reinforced Monitoring Activities of the Illegal Export and Import of Wastes by Regional Environment Offices during the Reduce, Reuse and Recycle (3R) Promotion Month
[News Headline]Results of the Selection of Target Verification Technologies for the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Project in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments in FY2009.
2009.09.18
[News Headline]New themes for the "FY2009 Promotion Project for Biodiversity-related Technology Development" decided
[News Headline]"Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on the Satoyama Initiative Concept" to be held
[News Headline]Results of the Selection of Target Verification Technologies for the ETV Project concerning Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies to Reduce Air Conditioning and Other Loads by Using Building Envelope Systems in FY2009.
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals"
2009.09.17
[News Headline]"7th Workshop on the Environmental Monitoring of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in East Asian Countries" to be held
2009.09.14
[News Headline]The Expansion Working Group (WG) Meeting and the second WG meeting of the ETV Project for Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies to Reduce Air Conditioning and Other Loads by Using Building-Envelope Systems in FY2009 to be held and an invitation for opinions.
2009.09.10
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the Draft Partially Amending the Enforcement Regulations for the Act on Regulation, Etc. of Emissions from Non-Road Special Motor Vehicles
[News Headline]The winners of the "Biodiversity Japan Award" announced
2009.09.09
[News Headline]Establishment of the Environmental Quality Standards for the PM2.5
2009.09.08
[News Headline]Results of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]Kobe Biodiversity Dialogue in 2009
2009.09.07
[News Headline]Second Public Invitation for the FY2009 Waste Treatment Facilities Global Warming Prevention Program of
2009.09.04
[News Headline]Japan - Sweden Environmental Seminar to be Held on Local Level Cooperation for Sustainable Cities
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration Withholding-Standards for Agricultural Chemicals Concerning Water Pollution"
2009.08.31
[News Headline]Index of Water Quality of Sound River: Let's go to Rivers "Mizube-no-Sukoyakasa-Shihyou 'Mizu-Shirabe': Minna-de-kawa-he-ittemiyou!"
[News Headline]Actions against Okayama University's improper accounting in its Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research for Waste Management
2009.08.28
[News Headline]Ozone Layer Protection Action Month
[News Headline]Publication of the FY 2008 Annual Report on Ozone Layer Monitoring
[News Headline]Report on the Status of the Implementation of the Cartagena Law and the Results of the Public Comments on the Draft Report
2009.08.25
[News Headline]Results of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.08.24
The Asian Network for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes
2009.08.21
[News Headline]Model Project for Disseminating the Visualization of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Products/Services
2009.08.20
[News Headline]Summary of the E-waste Training Workshop for Asia and the Pacific
[News Headline]"Guidelines for Private Sector Engagement in Biodiversity" published
[News Headline]Wastewater treatment facilities cooperative development projects
[News Headline]The FY 2008 Dissemination Status of Wastewater Treatment Facilities
[News Headline]FY 2008 Dissemination Status of Johkasoh (On-Site Domestic Effluent Treatment Systems)
2009.08.17
[News Headline]The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) invites comments from a broad spectrum of the public regarding proposed changes to matter concerning handling of natural park work and permission in the management plan of Shikotsu-Toya National Park,Iseshima National
[News Headline]The Formulation of a Protocol for Verification Tests and an Invitation for Applications for Verification Organizations on the ETV Project on Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies - IT Equipment for Green Technology in FY2009.
[News Headline]Announcement on the the certification system application for businesses detoxifying asbestos wastes
[News Headline]Mieruka ("visualization") pilot project on household greenhouse gas emissions
2009.08.12
The Asian Network for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes
2009.08.07
[News Headline]Basic Policy Related to the Estimated Expenses for Environmental Conservation in FY 2010
[News Headline]The 2009 Eco-Tourism Forum
[News Headline]The MOE selected verification organizations and invites for target verification technology submissions for ETV Project concerning Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies to Reduce Air Conditioning and Other Loads by Using Building Envelope Systems in FY2009.
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Designation of National Wildlife Protection Areas, etc., in FY 2009
2009.08.04
[News Headline]E-waste Training Workshop for Asia and the Pacific
[News Headline]Community-supported "Projects towards a Sound Material-Cycle Society" adopted for the establishment of SMCS - FY2009: the results of the public invitation for demonstration projects for the establishment of SMCS
[News Headline]Public comments invited regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Lake and Reservoir Water Concerning Effluent Standards on Nitrogen or Phosphorus Content"
2009.08.03
[News Headline]Children's Day for Visiting Kasumigaseki 2009
[News Headline]Selection Results of Verification Management Organizations for the "2009 Urban Community Bicycle Pilot Programs"
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration Withholding-Standards for Agricultural Chemicals concerning Water Pollution"
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals"
2009.07.31
[News Headline]The results of the "National opinion survey on environmental concerns"
2009.07.30
[News Headline]Results of the International Experts Meeting on the International Satoyama Initiative Concept: Biodiversity and Its Sustainability
[News Headline]Application Guidebook for the FY 2009 Contributor to VOC Voluntary Emissions-Reduction Programs
[News Headline]The selection of target verification technologies for the ETV Project on Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies - Air Conditioning Systems by Ground Source Heat Pumps Using Underground Heat or Wastewater in FY2009.
[News Headline]Report of the Study Group on the Environmental Impact Assessment System Released
2009.07.29
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Draft of the Outline of the Ordinance of the Ministry of the Environment (MOE) on the Amended Soil Contamination Countermeasures Act (SCCA).
2009.07.28
[News Headline]Star Watching Network: the Implementation of Summer Star Watching for FY 2009 and the Results of FY 2008 Star Watching
2009.07.27
[News Headline]Results of the Examination of Medical Data for Acknowledgment as Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]Public comments invited regarding the Guide to the Local Biodiversity Strategy (draft)
2009.07.21
[News Headline]Environmental Cooperation Activities Begun with the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Utilizing Past Japanese Experiences and Environmental Technologies in FY2009
2009.07.17
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Management Plan for the Ogasawara Islands World Natural Heritage Nominated Site
[News Headline]"Conference of Asian Youth on Biodiversity in Aichi 2009"
2009.07.16
[News Headline]Invitation for Second Submissions of 2009 Model Projects for the Promotion of Sustainable Urban Renewal
[News Headline]Public Issue of the Technologies for Demonstration Experiments Concerning Effluent Processing from Hot Springs
2009.07.13
[News Headline]2009 Biodiversity-Related Technology Development Promotional Project
[News Headline]Brief Report of 7th Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Inventories in Asia (WGIA7)
[News Headline]Meeting of International Experts on the International Satoyama Initiative-Concept "Biodiversity and Sustainability" to be held
[News Headline]Report on Practices for Pleasant Feeling Town Development
[News Headline]The selection of a verification organization and the opening date for applications for target verification technology submissions for the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Project in the field of Lake and Reservoir Water Purification Technology
2009.07.10
[News Headline]The Aggregate Amount of Fluorocarbons Destroyed in FY 2008
[News Headline]Public comments invited regarding approval of Regulations of Type 1 Use of Living Modified Organisms
2009.07.09
[News Headline]Open call for participants in the "2009 Urban Community Bicycle Pilot Programs"
2009.07.07
[News Headline]Japanese endangered orchids photo exhibition and symposium
2009.07.06
[News Headline]The Experimental Introduction of an Integrated Domestic Market for Emissions Trading: Results of Intensive Recruitment (Second Period: Apr.28-Jun.30)
[News Headline]The result of Japan - China Environmental Pollutant Policy Corporation Golden Week
[News Headline]International Workshop for Networking on Biodiversity Observation Activities in Asia Pacific Region
2009.07.03
[News Headline]2009 Bathing Beaches Water Quality Survey Results
[News Headline]The fifth meeting on the "Guidelines for Private Sector Engagement in Biodiversity issues" to be held
2009.07.02
[News Headline]The Second Round-Table Meeting to share information on the 10th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity and the 5th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties Serving at the Meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena
2009.06.30
[News Headline]Future Policy for Motor Vehicle Noise Control
2009.06.29
[News Headline]Report on the Survey on Health Hazards caused by Asbestos
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Approval of Type 1 Use Regulations for Genetically Modified Organisms
[News Headline]On the results of the questionnaire concerning "Green Purchasing" in local government
[News Headline]Result of the "Green Wave 2009"
[News Headline]The selection of verification organizations and an invitation for target verification technology submissions for the ETV Project in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments in FY2009.
2009.06.26
[News Headline]Participation in Quality Assurance and Quality Control Survey of Environmental Measurement and Analysis in FY2009
2009.06.22
[News Headline]Medical Data Examination Results for Recognition of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.06.18
[News Headline]The formulation of a Verification Tests Protocol and Invitation for apply Verification Organizations of the ETV Project concerning Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies to Reduce Air Conditioning and Other Loads by Using Building Envelope Systems in FY2009.
[News Headline]First Meeting for Overseas Development based on Japanese model of Environmental Technologies in 2009
2009.06.16
[News Headline]The selection of Verification Organizations and the invitation for submissions of target verification technologies in the field of VOC Emission Control and Deodorant Technology for Medium and Small Scale Establishments in the ETV Project in FY2009.
2009.06.12
[News Headline]Announcement of Items under Consideration as Designated Procurement Items for Public-works Projects associated with the Law on Promoting Green Purchasing
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Approval of Type 1 Use Regulations for Genetically Modified Organisms
[News Headline]Submission of Proposals for Designated Procurement Items pursuant to the law on Promoting Green Purchasing (for procurement items and services)
[News Headline]Submission of Proposals for Designated Procurement Items pursuant to the law on Promoting Green Purchasing (for public-works projects)
2009.06.10
Japan's Activities for the Basel Convention
2009.06.09
[News Headline]GEIC "Eco-Volunteer Day"
2009.06.04
[News Headline]Japan Awards for Biodiversity
[News Headline]Summary of Results Concerning the Quality Assurance and Quality Control Survey of Environmental Measurement and Analysis in FY2008
2009.06.02
[News Headline]Cabinet Decision on the "White Paper on the Environment, the Sound Material-Cycle Society, and Biodiversity in FY 2009"
2009.06.01
[News Headline]Invitation for 2009 Submissions regarding Model Projects for Promotion of Sustainable Urban Renewal
[News Headline]Test Results of 2008 Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) for Lake and Reservoir Water Purification Technology.
2009.05.29
[News Headline]"Air Pollution Prediction System" on the "Environmental GIS" Website - Predicting the concentration of photochemical oxidants etc. in the Chubu, Kansai, and Kyushu areas of Japan -
[News Headline]Results of Monitoring Atmospheric Asbestos Concentrations in FY 2008
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the SHIRETOKO World Natural Heritage Management Plan
2009.05.28
[News Headline]Report on Test Results for the Environmental Technology Verification in FY2008 - the ETV Project Concerning Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies to Reduce Air Conditioning and Other Loads by Using Building Envelope Systems -
[News Headline]Summary of import/ export of wastes under the Waste Management Law in 2008
[News Headline]Summary of import/ export of hazardous wastes under the Basel Convention and its domestic laws in 2008
2009.05.26
[News Headline]The Minister of the Environment's Opinions on the Draft of the Environmental Impact Statement for the Onahama Thermal Power Station (Tentative Name).
2009.05.25
[News Headline]Fledging of the Short-tailed Albatross Chicks Moved to Mukojima
[News Headline]Result of a Medical Examination for the Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.05.22
[News Headline]Used Mobile Phone Collection Promotion Campaign
2009.05.18
[News Headline]Implementation of the Green Wave
[News Headline]Eco Car World 2009 (Low Emission Vehicle Fair) upcoming
[News Headline]Public Comment Invited regarding Draft Report on Reviewing the Implementation Status of the Cartagena Law
2009.05.15
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the "Proposal for Registration Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals"
2009.05.14
[News Headline]Public Invitation to the FY2009 Global Warming Prevention Program for Waste Treatment Facilities
2009.05.12
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the "Guidelines for Private Sector Engagement in Biodiversity Issues"
2009.05.07
[News Headline]Public Comment Invited regarding Approval of Type 1 Use Regulations for Genetically Modified Organisms
2009.04.30
[News Headline]FY 2007 Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Japan
2009.04.28
[News Headline]Selection Results of the Verification Management Organizations for the "Eco-commuting Pilot Programs through the FY 2009 Mobility Management Project"
2009.04.27
[News Headline]Report on Verification Test Result of FY 2008 Project of the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments.
2009.04.24
[News Headline]Result of Medical Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Disease under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.04.21
[News Headline]International Day for Biological Diversity 2009
[News Headline]Selection and Announcement of Experts under the Law Concerning the Protection of Biodiversity through Regulations on the Use of Genetically Modified Organisms
2009.04.20
[News Headline]Decision on symbol logo of Shiretoko World Natural Heritage Site
[News Headline]Publication of Environmental Statistics 2009
2009.04.17
[News Headline]Submissions of the Minister of the Environment on the Environmental Impact Statement for the Power Generation Facility Unit No.3 at Higashi Power Station in Tokuyama Factory.
2009.04.16
[News Headline]Results of Public Comments Received Regarding the "Tool for Giving Information on CO2 Emitted in Daily Life (working title)".
2009.04.03
[News Headline]Publication of the FY2007 GHG Emission Data by the Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Accounting and Reporting System based on the Act on the Promotion of Global Warming Countermeasures
2009.04.02
[News Headline]Implementation of National Park Clean-up Promotion Project
[News Headline]Selection Results of the Verification Management Organizations for the FY 2009 ETV Project in the Field of Heat-Island Mitigation Technology (for Reducing the Air Conditioning Load using Building Envelope Systems, etc).
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding Changes to Geographical Coverage and Planning of National and Quasi-National Parks
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited regarding the Exception Amendment of the Bandai-Asahi National Park Regulations
2009.03.30
[News Headline]Formulation of "Environmental Information Strategy" and the Results of Public Comments Regarding the Strategy
[News Headline]Selection Results of the Verification Management Organizations for the FY 2009 Project of the ETV in the Field of VOC Treatment Technology (for Medium and Small Scale Establishments)
[News Headline]Selection Results of the Verification Management Organizations for the FY 2009 ETV Project in the Field of Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments
[News Headline]State of Illegal Dumping of Home Appliances
[News Headline]Citizen's Guide for Understanding FY2007 PRTR Data
2009.03.23
[News Headline]Result of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases Under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.03.19
[News Headline]Report on enforcement status of Law Concerning the Promotion of Business Activities with Environmental Consideration
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Approval of Type 1 Use Regulation of Living Modified Organisms
2009.03.18
[In Focus]"The Innovation for Green Economy and Society"
2009.03.16
[News Headline]Results of the FY 2007 Comprehensive Survey on the Discharge of Water Pollutants
2009.03.12
[News Headline]The "Asia 3R High-Level Seminar" and the "Asia Regional Seminar for Sustainable Resource Management" Held
2009.03.10
[News Headline]Open call for participants in the "Construction promotion project on the model maintenance of symbiotic housing in the 21 st century"
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Tool for Giving Information on the CO2 Emitted in Daily Life (working title)"
2009.03.09
[News Headline]Results of the Medical Data Examination for Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]"2009 Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Green Festival"
2009.03.06
Law for the Control of Export, Import and Others of Specified Hazardous Wastes and Other Wastes
[News Headline]Results of the Satoyama Initiative International Workshop
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Implementation guidance of Survey on Enforcement Status of Water Pollution Related Laws and Integrated Water Pollution Effluent"
2009.03.03
[News Headline]Fourth Meeting of the Regional EST Forum in Asia
2009.03.02
[News Headline]Open call for participants in the "Eco-commuting Pilot Programs through the FY 2009 Mobility Management Project"
[News Headline]Bill Partially Amending the Soil Contamination Countermeasures Act
2009.02.27
[News Headline]Announcement of the Results of the Testing of Wild Birds for the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Virus in January, 2009
2009.02.26
[News Headline]Symposium on the Conservation of Ecosystems in the Sea of Okhotsk and Japanese-Russian Cooperation to Be Held
[News Headline]SATOYAMA Initiative International Workshop - Realizing a sustainable rural society while living in harmony with nature -
[News Headline]The First Annual Review of the Progress in Implementing the Second Fundamental Plan for Establishing a Sound Material-Cycle Society
[News Headline]The Selection of the Winners of the 12th Environmental Communication Awards
2009.02.24
[News Headline]Bill to Amend the Chemical Substances Control Law
2009.02.23
[News Headline]Results of the Medical Data Examination for the Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
[News Headline]Invitation for Applications for the FY 2009 Water Purification Technology for Lakes and Reservoirs ETV Project's Verification Management Organization
2009.02.19
[News Headline]Environmental Communication Awards Ceremony and Environmental Communication Symposium to be held
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals concerning Water Pollution"
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the "Proposal for the Registration of Withholding Standards for Agricultural Chemicals
2009.02.17
[News Headline]The Fourth Meeting of the Regional EST Forum in Asia
2009.02.16
[News Headline]Invitation to Become Verification Management Organizations for the FY 2009 ETV Project on VOC Treatment Technology (for Medium- and Small-Scale Establishments)
[News Headline]Invitation to Become Verification Management Organizations for the FY 2009 ETV Project on Organic Wastewater Treatment Technologies for Small-Scale Establishments.
[News Headline]Invitation to Become Verification Management Organizations for the FY 2009 ETV Project on Heat-Island Mitigation Technology (for Reducing Air Conditioning Load by Using Building Envelope Systems, etc)
2009.02.13
[News Headline]Decision on the logo mark of the 'Monitoring Sites 1000' project made
2009.02.12
[News Headline]Revision to the Basic Policy for the Promotion of Procurement of Eco-Friendly Goods and Services
[News Headline]Results of the Public Comments Received Regarding the Draft Summary of the Revised Designated Procurement Items and Evaluation Criteria under the Law on Promoting Green Purchasing
2009.02.10
[News Headline]Bilateral Meetings on Migratory Birds held between Japan, Russia and the United States.
2009.02.06
The Asian Network for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes
2009.02.03
[News Headline]On the Expansion Working Group (WG) Meeting of the FY 2008 Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Project on Heat-Island Mitigation Technologies to be Held and an Invitation for Opinions.
2009.02.02
[News Headline]Results of the Medical Data Examination for the Acknowledgment of Designated Diseases under the Act on Asbestos Health Damage Relief
2009.02.01
[News Headline]The participation of the Minister of the Environment in the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2009
2009.01.30
[News Headline]Brief announcement on the amount of the budget to go towards environmental preservation matters in FY 2009
[News Headline]Results of the survey on the enforcement status of the Soil Contamination Countermeasures Law and soil contamination investigations and countermeasures in the 2007 fiscal year
[News Headline]Announcement of the Results of the Testing of Wild Birds for the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Virus in December, 2008
[News Headline]"Symposium on 50th anniversary of water environment administration" to be held on March 12, 2009
2009.01.29
[News Headline]Japan-Russia and Japan-U.S. Bilateral Migratory Birds Meetings to be Held
2009.01.26
[News Headline]Summary of Workshop 2009 of the Asian Network for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Contents of the Draft of the Ministerial Ordinance on the Rules of Enforcement of the Pet Food Safety Law
2009.01.23
[News Headline]"World Wetlands Day" Celebrations
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the "Guidelines for the Evaluation of the Designation Agricultural of Chemicals as Designated Harmless Agricultural Chemicals"
2009.01.22
[News Headline]Report on the Workshop on Countermeasures against Asbestos in Asian Countries in FY 2008
[News Headline]Eco Car World 2009 (Low Emission Vehicle Fair) to be held
2009.01.16
[News Headline]Public Comments Invited Regarding the Contents of the Draft of the Ministerial Ordinance on the Standards and Specifications of Pet Food
2009.01.15
[News Headline]Information About the "Workshop on Countermeasures Against Asbestos in Asian Countries"
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the "Proposal for Registration Withholding Standards of Agricultural Chemicals"
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the "Proposal of Registration Withholding Standards of Agricultural Chemicals concerning Water Pollution"
2009.01.13
[News Headline]Public Comments are Invited Regarding the Draft Report of the first annual review of progress in implementing the second Fundamental Plan for Establishing a Sound Material-Cycle Society
2009.01.09
[News Headline]Announcement of the Results of the Testing of Wild Birds for the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Virus in November, 2008
2009.01.08
[News Headline]On the Holding of an Expansion Working Group (WG) Meeting for the FY 2008 Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Project in the Field of VOC Treatment Technologies and an Invitation for Opinions.
[News Headline]Invitation FY 2009's Projects for "The Promotion and Support of Biodiversity Conservation"

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