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Overview of
Center for Material Cycles and Waste Management Research

Our center contributes to the sustainable use of resources and the reduction of the negative impact of waste materials to the environment

The Center for Material Cycles and Waste Management Research is engaged in research to help resolve waste issues that are a negative consequence of production and consumption activities.

It is our mission to promote the transition toward a sound material-cycle society which harmonizes with the concepts of safety and security, low carbon footprint and coexistence with natural environment.

The Center also conducts environmental emergency research to help restore the environment of Fukushima prefecture promptly and to create a resilient and sustainable society in preparation to potential large-scale natural disasters.