Press Release

June 28, 2006
  • Air & Transportation

Invitation for Fragrance Entries for the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden "Image Fragrance Contest"

The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) invites entries for the "Image Fragrance Contest" and will bestow awards on those who create fragrances that best represent an image of the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden. The contest is one of the commemorative events that celebrate the garden's 100th anniversary. The best 5 fragrances will be given prizes by the sponsor, the Aroma Environment Association of Japan and the supporter MOE, in recognition of the creation of fragrances that positively match an image of fragrant scenery.

The contest aims at raising consciousness and encouraging actions among the public to protect and nurture a comfortable environment free of bad odors, through the creation and appreciation of fragrances.

1. Application period: June 26 - Aug 25, 2006
2. Submit at : Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden 100th Anniversary Pavilion
3. Contact: Office of Odor, Noise and Vibration, Environmental Management Bureau

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