Tagged: Japan


Japan’s New Plastic Bag Law Takes Effect July 1st

As of July 1, 2020 stores in Japan will now charge for disposable plastic bags. While not yet a ban, it’s a step in the right direction.


The Year of the Typhoon

Typhoon Trami 2018 has been a brutal year for typhoons in Japan. Last night Tokyo felt the effects of Typhoon Trami, the 24th typhoon to impact Japan this year. Early reports indicate that although...