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Sustainability August 16, 2022

Precious metal recycling key to a sustainable future

With sustainability and environmental awareness gaining momentum with each passing day, Asahi Holdings is utilizing its unique recycling technologies to ensure a cleaner future.

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Sustainability July 28, 2022

Help Move Our World to the next stage by Sustainable Forest Products

One of the largest paper manufacturers in the world, Oji Holdings is transforming its business to become a sustainable materials supplier of not only paper based goods but functional materials too.

 

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Sustainability July 25, 2022

Teijin and Fujitsu agree to jointly develop blockchain-based commercial platform to promote sustainable use of recycled materials

Tokyo, July 12, 2022 – Teijin Limited (hereinafter Teijin) and Fujitsu Limited today launched a joint project to realize a blockchain-based commercial platform for enhancing the...

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Sustainability June 03, 2022

MHIEC: A leader in waste-to-energy technologies

Specializing in the design, construction, operation and maintenance of waste-to-energy (WtE) plants, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering (MHIEC) has hundreds of waste-to-energy...

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Sustainability June 01, 2022

Tackling today’s needs and tomorrow’s challenges

Of all the theories advanced to account for Japan’s reluctance to embrace digitalization, perhaps the most persuasive is that the country’s analogue systems were so efficient that it had...

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Sustainability May 04, 2022

Dhowa Technos: The manufacturing industry’s most trusted supplier

Founded in 1948, Dhowa Technos has been a leading provider of solutions for the Japanese manufacturing industry for more than 70 years. In this interview, president Hirokazu Ono explains that factory...

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Sustainability April 16, 2022

NEDO at the forefront of a carbon neutral Japan

The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (or NEDO), Japan’s largest public technology development organization is taking the reins in Japan’s bid to be the world’s...

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Sustainability February 15, 2022

Committed to contributing to the realization of a sustainable society through iron recycling

For more than a century, Fuwa Metal has contributed to the recycling of resources and the development of the recycling industry as a leading company in the collection, processing and sale of steelmaking...

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Sustainability October 26, 2021

Innovative recycling for the lithium-ion batteries of the future

Founded in 1969, Asaka Riken possesses unique and protected technology to recover valuable elements from lithium-ion batteries (LiBs), which are set to be used exponentially more as the world transitions...

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Sustainability December 19, 2020

High-quality aluminum alloys for the latest industry demands

A leading aluminum recycling company, Asahi Seiren draws on cutting-edge technology to develop high-quality, light-weight alloys that continue to meet the latest needs of industry. We speak with president...

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Sustainability December 18, 2019

Japan steps up fight on plastic pollution

Though Japan produces more plastic per capita than China and the rest of Asia combined, it offsets this with its strict plastic collection and recycling rules. Now the government and private sector...

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Sustainability May 16, 2019

Egypt’s progress on the UNSDGs

We speak to Muhammad Al-Fouly, Executive Director of the UN Global Compact Network Egypt, about how the nation has progressed on the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

 

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Sustainability May 16, 2017

A leader in mercury waste management

Nomura Kohsan is engaged in the collection, transportation and disposal of municipal and industrial waste and is the only mercury-recycling company in Japan. President, Yasushi Fujiwara, speaks to The...