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Environmental laws and regulations in Japan.

Japan.

Environmental laws and regulations in Japan.

by Japan.

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Published by Environment Agency in [Tokyo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental law -- Japan

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsJapan. Kankyōchō.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Pagination405 p. ;
      Number of Pages405
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4288007M
      LC Control Number78314963

      the evolution of international environmental law helps us understand the possibil-ities and the limitations of law in addressing environmental problems, whether globally, regionally, or locally. The evolution of international environmental law can be separated into threeCited by: 4.   A gold mine of information, this book gives a balanced, comprehensive, and authoritative analysis of Japan's environmental policy and candidly covers [End Page ] both its considerable achievements and persistent limitations. Although this volume focuses on issues of policy implementation, it impressively addresses most aspects of environmental issues in Japan.

      Having experienced severe problems associated with pollution during the s and s, Japan has been strengthening its environmental policy. Regulations over water and air quality were enforced under the Water Pollution Control Law and the Air Pollution Control Law, resulting in a reduction of pollutants during the s and s. Book Description. If your organization was subject to the thousands of federal, state, and local environmental laws and regulations in effect in the U.S. at the turn of the century, the Environmental Compliance Handbook should be within easy reach. Thousands of professionals have benefited from the bestselling classic.

      The book introduces Japan s environmental history, its key environmental regulations and the forces that have driven Japan to introduce these environmental regulations and programs. It also examines the various formal and informal institutional mechanisms and policy instruments that have been introduced over the past several decades to. Code of Federal Regulations, Ti Protection of Environment, Part 63 (Section to ), Revised as of July 1, Cfr Title 40 Pt 63(); Code Of Federal Regulations


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