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New project Added: Web Iikamoichi, AppliQué

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/11/17
We have added a new circular project “Web Iikamo Ichi” and ”AppliQué” in our database. “Web Iikamo Ichi” and ”AppliQué” are run by EPO Morinooto based in Aoba ward, Yokohama. For more information, check the project page on this website.
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New project Added: ZERO PC

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/9/30
We have added a new circular project “ZERO PC” in our database. “ZERO PC” is the computer upcycling project led by People Port Inc trying to make the environmental impact by their business zero and supporting domestic refugees and poor children. For more information, check the project page on this website.
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New Project Added: Yokohama Blue Carbon

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/9/29
We have added a new circular project “Yokohama Blue Carobon” in our database. Yokohama City, as “SDGs Future City,” leads the Yokohama Blue Carbon Project. It works on utilizing ocean resources and regenerating marine ecosystems and the local Fishing Industry. For more information, check the project page on this website.
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New project added: Spent Coffee Ground Cellulose Nanofibers

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/8/19
We have added a new circular project “SCGs Cellulose Nanofibers” in our database. Izuru Kawamura and Noriko Kanai team (Kawamura laboratory), Yokohama National university, released in April, 2020 that cellulose nanofibers were successfully derived from spent coffee grounds(SCGs). This study shows that SCGs cellulose nanofibers can be used as alternative resources and will potentially contribute […]
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New project added: The Yokohama Reuse Bin Project

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/7/31
We have added a new circular project “The Yokohama Reuse Bin Project” in our database. This project is to produce the Yokohama-exclusive beverage and reusable glass bottles in Yokohama. It conceives the regional circle of the bottles and the local consumption of the juice and approaches environmental issues as well as supports the local communities. […]
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New project added: Eco Picture Diary

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/7/31
We have added a new circular project “Eco Picture Diary” in our database. Eco picture diary project encourages children to be aware of environmental issues and to consider its solutions through making a poster. The project is held every summer to help local companies create new circular businesses in Yokohama. For more information, check the […]
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New project added: Food Bank Yokohama

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/7/30
We have added a new circular project “Food Bank Yokohama” in our database. Food Bank Yokohama is a non profit organization that collects food that would not be used or would be discarded along the food supply chain and distributes it to homeless people and welfare facilities in Yokohama. Furthermore, Food Bank Yokohama provides various […]
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New project added: Jellyfish Research Laboratories

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/5/14
We have added a new circular project “Jellyfish Research Laboratories” in our database. The project is led by an biotech startup funded by Idemitsu Kosan, a Japanese petroleum company. Jellyfish Research Laboratories works on improving biodiversity, marine conservation and life science. The project explores the possibility of utilizing jellyfish as biomass resource in producing personal […]
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New project added: Yokoyoko Project

  • Posted by Circular Yokohama Editorial Team
  • On 2020/4/23
We have added a new circular project “Yokoyoko Project” in our database. The project is a local-for-local project led by Yokohama city and Yokohama-cho in Aomori prefecture as part of “Zero Carbon Yokohama” initiative. The goal of the project is to provide renewable energy generated in Yokohama-cho for the local companies in Yokohama city. As […]
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