Online Magazine Articles

This section introduces selected articles from the Material Cycles Division’s online magazine.

Waste management in Japan

* English Version Release Date
Title Author(s) Issue Date English Version Release Date
(Year/Month)
Rethinking the Sound Material-Cycle Society during the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic: Importance of Waste Management from Public Health Perspective Atsushi TERAZONO 2020/04 2021/07
In the Coming Aging Society, How to Manage Waste Collection Points? Kaoru SUZUKI 2020/01 2021/12
Prospects of Japan’s Waste Management and Material Cycles in the Reiwa Era (1): Looking Back on the Showa Era and Heisei Era Tomohiro TASAKI 2019/06 2021/10
Johkasou: Earthquake-Resistant Wastewater Treatment System Yoshitaka EBIE 2015/08 2021/03
Leaching Test: Roles and Future Development Hirofumi SAKANAKURA 2015/06 2021/06
Smoke of Open Burning Hidenori MATSUKAMI 2015/01 2019/11
Development of Low-Carbon, Energy-Saving Technology for Advanced Wastewater Treatment Kaiqin XU 2014/07 2020/09
Waste-to-Methane Fermentation Unit Made from Polyethylene Tube Takuro KOBAYASHI 2014/07 2021/01
Waste Landfill Leachate: Comparison between Japan and Southeast Asia Yuka OGATA 2014/03 2020/07
Different Types of Fly Ash: Waste Incineration Ash and Coal Ash Kazuo YAMADA 2013/12 2020/02
Energy-Saving Wastewater Treatment with Anaerobic Technology Takuro KOBAYASHI 2013/05 2020/04
Initiatives for Improving Accuracy in the Calculation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Yoshitaka EBIE 2013/02 2020/06
Overseas Expansion of Japan's Johkasou
(Decentralized Domestic Wastewater Treatment System)
Yoshitaka EBIE 2012/01 2019/11

Circular economy in Japan

* English Version Release Date
Title Author(s) Issue Date English Version Release Date
(Year/Month)
Rethinking the Sound Material-Cycle Society during the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic: Importance of Waste Management from Public Health Perspective Atsushi TERAZONO 2020/04 2021/07
In the Coming Aging Society, How to Manage Waste Collection Points? Kaoru SUZUKI 2020/01 2021/12
Prospects of Japan’s Waste Management and Material Cycles in the Reiwa Era (1): Looking Back on the Showa Era and Heisei Era Tomohiro TASAKI 2019/06 2021/10
Contribution to the Formulation of Japan’s Resource Circulation Strategy for Plastics Masahiro OSAKO 2018/11 2021/08
Per Capita Municipal Solid Waste Generation Kosuke KAWAI 2017/11 2022/01
Recycling Small Home Appliances and Metals in Japan Atsushi TERAZONO 2013/07 2020/05
Strategic and Phased Implementation of 3R/Circular Economy Initiatives and Effort Indicators Tomohiro TASAKI 2013/06 2020/08
Environmental Safety Quality of Recycled Materials Hirofumi SAKANAKURA 2013/04 2020/03
Importance of Field Surveys in Analyzing Regional Recycling Effects Rokuta INABA 2012/10 2020/02

Waste management in Asia

* English Version Release Date
Title Author(s) Issue Date English Version Release Date
(Year/Month)
Per Capita Municipal Solid Waste Generation Kosuke KAWAI 2017/11 2022/01
Do People in Hanoi, Vietnam Recycle at Home? Hide-Fumi YOKOO 2015/11 2020/10
Johkasou: Earthquake-Resistant Wastewater Treatment System Yoshitaka EBIE 2015/08 2021/03
Disaster-Resilient Waste Management Ryo TAJIMA 2015/07 2021/04
Leaching Test: Roles and Future Development Hirofumi SAKANAKURA 2015/06 2021/06
E-waste Recycling and Movement of Hazardous Chemical Substances Go SUZUKI 2015/01 2020/11
Evaluation of Constructed Wetlands at a Waste Landfill Site in Thailand Yuka OGATA 2014/10 2021/02
Development of Low-Carbon, Energy-Saving Technology for Advanced Wastewater Treatment Kaiqin XU 2014/07 2020/09
Waste-to-Methane Fermentation Unit Made from Polyethylene Tube Takuro KOBAYASHI 2014/07 2021/01
Application of Constructed Wetland Technology to Landfill Leachate Treatment in Southeast Asia Yoshitaka EBIE 2014/03 2020/12
Waste Landfill Leachate: Comparison between Japan and Southeast Asia Yuka OGATA 2014/03 2020/07
Waste Stream in the Republic of the Marshall Islands Koji OTSUKA 2013/12 2020/03
Initiatives for Improving Accuracy in the Calculation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Yoshitaka EBIE 2013/02 2020/06
Waste Issues and World Heritage Sites Rieko KUBOTA 2012/07 2020/01
Household Biogas Production System in Rural Asia - A Case Study in China Kaiqin XU 2012/05 2019/12
Overseas Expansion of Japan's Johkasou
(Decentralized Domestic Wastewater Treatment System)
Yoshitaka EBIE 2012/01 2019/11

Disaster waste management

* English Version Release Date
Title Author(s) Issue Date English Version Release Date
(Year/Month)
Supporting “Pre-Disaster” Human Resource Development for Municipal Disaster Waste Management through D.Waste-Net Takatsune KAWAHATA 2017/09 2021/11
Practical Ideas to Facilitate Sorting of Disaster Waste at Temporary Storage Sites Takatsune KAWAHATA 2016/07 2021/09
Johkasou: Earthquake-Resistant Wastewater Treatment System Yoshitaka EBIE 2015/08 2021/03
Disaster-Resilient Waste Management Ryo TAJIMA 2015/07 2021/04
How to Develop a Disaster Waste Management Plan to Enhance Preparedness Ryo TAJIMA 2014/04 2020/01
Disaster Waste Carried into Temporary Storage Sites Kazuto ENDO 2012/01 2020/08
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