Promotion of 3R/ CE

Promotion of 3R/ CE

The JWRF is carrying out activities to raise awareness among citizens, local governments and private businesses by enhancing understanding and opinion exchange

Email Newsletter "3R/Waste NEWS"

The JWRF distributes a monthly email Newsletter, "3R/Waste NEWS", which contains information on waste and 3R. (Japanese version only)

Activities as 3R Activity Promotion Forum

With a wide range of partnerships, 3R Promotion Forum (the JWRF serves as the secretariat) is carrying out various activities such as the "3R Promotion National Convention", the "3R Promotion Poster Contest" for elementary and junior high school students, nominations for the "Minister of the Environment's Award for Achievement in Promoting a Recycling-based Society", and various seminars and lectures for local governments, businesses and citizens, cooperated with Ministry of the Environment and relating local governments.
The purpose of these activities is to create a recycling-oriented society through the 3R: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle.

3R Promotion Planning and Operation

In order to deepen each citizen's understanding of the promotion of the 3Rs, and to further promote the Recycling-based Society that reduces the consumption of natural resources and the burden on the environment, JWRF held the "3R Promotion National Convention," the "3R Promotion Poster Contest," for elementary and junior high school students, nominations for the "Minister of the Environment's Award and other projects during the 3R Promotion Month in October every year, commissioned by the Ministry. In FY2021, JWRF also held regional seminars to inform, enlighten, and disseminate the law and the system, in light of the Plastic Resources Circulation Act that would go into effect in April 2022.

"Holding opinion exchange meetings with citizens and local governments, etc. on 3R of containers and packaging

The JWRF held seminars in various parts of Japan where citizens, businesses, and local governments participated together to provide information through lectures and to exchange opinions.
The seminars were held under the theme of promoting container and packaging recycling and the 3Rs in order to expand the circle of cooperation and collaboration among the various stakeholders and to further deepen understanding.