JW Center Information

This page provides various information related to industrial and hazardous waste management in Japan.

JW Center Activities

Introduction to JW Center Activities(2018)


Industrial Waste Management in Japan (movie 2018)

01_Outline[mp4(343.9MB)] 

02_Collection and Transportation[mp4(360.8MB)] 

03_Intermediate Treatment and Recycling[mp4(297.0MB)] 

04_Final Disposal[mp4(343.4MB)]         (Produced by JW Center)


Waste Management Laws and Regulations in Japan

Waste management in Japan~Rules and Figures~(2018) [PDF(1.67MB)]

Industrial Waste Management and Waste Management Law in Japan [PDF(186KB)]

Specially Controlled Industrial Waste Manager

Technical Expertise of Japan in Solid Waste Management
(Website of JICA-Net Library, 25mins, Language: English/Japanese, Spanish, Arabic)


Electronic Manifest in Japan

Electronic Manifest System for Industrial Waste in Japan(2018) [PDF(434KB)]

Procedure to issue Electronic Manifest [PDF(2.47MB)]

EDI_Method [PDF(1.27MB)]


Education and Training

Education and Training for Industrial Wastes Generators and Processors [PDF(516KB)]


Link for Organization Relating to Industrial Waste Management

Ministry of the Environment

Japan Society of Material Cycles and Waste Management

Japan Environmental Storage and Safety Corporation