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November 8, 2021
Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Bureau of Environment

Tokyo holds an online “Circular Innovation Symposium”

Tokyo Metropolitan Government is collaborating with private businesses for implementing business models aimed at reducing single-use plastics dramatically such as reuse, or innovative recycling technology such as closed-loop recycling technology, in order to achieve the sustainable use of plastics with net zero CO2 emissions by 2050.
Businesses for circular economy have been developing also in Europe. Tokyo, in collaborating with the EU Delegation to Japan, holds an online symposium as follows:


1 Date and Time

November 26, 2021, 4:30 PM – 8:00 PM (JST)

2 Place

Online via Zoom

3 Program

※With Japanese-English simultaneous translation
The below program is subject to change. Details will be announced on Bureau of Environment website.

Time Contents Speaker
16:30 - 17:20
Opening session
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  • The European Union Delegation to Japan
  • City of Amsterdam
  • Others (TBD)
17:30 - 19:00
Discussion by experts and business leaders
  • The Clean Ocean Materials Alliance
  • Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • Petcore Europe
  • Others (TBD)
19:00 - 20:00
Online Exhibition
(Separate meeting rooms)
Approximately ten Japanese and European companies plan to participate.
  • TBD

4 Participants

1,000 people on first-come first-served basis

5 Register

Please register from the below website.
When the registration is completed, you will receive the URL for the symposium by email. Please keep the email until the day of the symposium.

*Please click here for the original Japanese article.

Sustainable Materials Management Division,
Bureau of Environment
Phone: 03-5388-3593