Plastics

Plastic Atlas Japan special edition Cover page 2

Plastic Atlas Japan Special Edition (6 pages in English)

Published: 27 May 2022
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Japan has the second highest plastic management index (PMI) in the world, thanks to its advanced waste management system and high levels of local cooperation. On the other hand, Japan’s per capita plastic consumption is also quite high. Innovative policies, strategies, and action plans are required for Japan to promote the circulation of resources and build a sustainable lifestyle and society.