Environmental Quality Standards of Japan

Please visit the website of ‘Ministry of the Environment’ (Government of Japan) so that you can obtain standards for water, air, soil and noise there.

History and Current State of Waste Management in Japan

Ministry of the Environment has published the brochure about this topic.

Solid Waste Management and Recycling Technology of Japan

The brochure  by Ministry of the Environment is useful.

Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN)

The Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) is a network of 22 Member Country governments that promotes global change research in the region, increases developing country involvement in that research, and strengthens interactions between the science community and policy makers.

Their Home Page is

European Statistics

You should visit the Home Page of ‘Eurostat‘. You can obtain various kinds of information including population, economy, waste management and so on there.

Confederation of European Waste-to Energy Plants

Confederation of European Waste-to-Energy Plants (CEWEP) is the umbrella association of the owners and operators of Waste-to-Energy plants across Europe.

Maps of European Waste-to-Energy Plants, Graphs on waste management by individual country, Country Reports and so on are useful.

Korea Society of Waste Management

The Korean Society of Waste Management (KSWM) was founded in 1983 as scientific, engineering and professional organization dedicated to the advancement of the theory and application of Waste Management Technology.

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