Published May 30, 2001
by Investor Responsibility .
Written in English
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Access the full version of Environmental Performance Reviews: Japan by choosing from the following options: Subscribers and readers at subscribing institutions can access the online edition via the OECD iLibrary, our online library. Non-subscribers can purchase the PDF e-book and/or paper copy via our Online Bookshop. Get this from a library! Environmental performance reviews. Japan.. [Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.;] -- This review of Japan's environmental conditions and policies evaluates progress in reducing the pollution burden, improving natural resource management, integrating environmental and economic. In general, business in the s was strongly driven by concerns about quality. In the s, price and innovation were major drivers along with quality. In the s, these driving forces are still in place; however, companies' environmental performance has emerged as a major factor that can. As recommended by the OECD Environmental Performance Review, Japan reinforced its evaluation procedures to ensure accountability for the implementation of environmental plans. The Ministry of the Environment and its major advisory body, the Central Environment Council, annually conduct progress reviews and disclose the results to the public.
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Jan 30, · OECD Environmental Performance Reviews provide independent assessments of countries’ progress towards their environmental policy hisn-alarum.coms promote peer learning, enhance government accountability, and provide targeted recommendations aimed at improving environmental performance, individually and collectively. This review of Japan's environmental conditions and policies evaluates progress in reducing the pollution burden, improving natural resource management, integrating environmental and economic policies, and strengthening international co-operation. It includes coverage of policy for greening growth, implementation of environmental policies, climate change, waste management and the 3Rs. The report also contains 44 recommendations to encourage further environmental progress in Greece. This book is part of the OECD Environmental Performance Review Programme, whereby all OECD countries are engaged in reviewing each others’ progress . New CASBEE book available: "CASBEE - A Decade of Development and Application of an Environmental Assessment System for the Built Environment" Written in English, this is an introductory book about CASBEE for readers in Japan as well as overseas.