Health & Chemicals

Overview of Activities Related to POPs

Chemicals in the Environment - annual report offered by MOE

Ministry of the Environment Government (MOE) has conducted the Environmental Survey and Monitoring of Chemicals, including POPs monitoring, and offered its reports "Chemicals in the Environment" annually.

Environmental Monitoring of Persistent Organic Pollutants in East Asian Countries

MOE Japan has been holding workshops on Environmental Monitoring of POPs in the East Asian countries since FY2002, to organize an international cooperative monitoring system in the East Asia region and to continuously collect data contributing to the assessment of the effectiveness of the POPs Convention.