About the Report:
This report titled "Circular Economy in Japan" introduces the current situation and provides an overview of the Circular Economy in Japan. The report highlights the policy framework by describing the different Acts that have established the current structure of the Japanese Circular Economy. Furthermore, it analyses the market size and trends, and give comprehensive information on the labelling certification and standards. Finally, the report highlights business examples in the circular economy area with Japan, and presents various recommendations to EU companies for a successful market entry.
About the Experts:
Ms. Chika Aoki-Suzuki has been dedicated to the field of environmental policies and business in japan for more than 15 years. After joining the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies in 2007, Ms Aoki-Suzuki focused her work on waste management, the 3Rs, resource efficiency and circular economy. She has been involved in international policy process such as G7, G20 and UNEP to support Japanese Ministry of the Environment.
What are the characteristics of the Japanese Circular Economy in terms of policy, business and trade?The Japanese government has taken significant steps to develop a circular economy policy framework
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