Profile

History, Main Directors, Number of Full-Time Directors and Staff, Scale of Activities

History

History from foundation of the Association to the present day and Officers

Sep. 1962 The Air Pollution Control Industry Association established as a voluntary organization
Aug. 1963 Status of a public corporation approved
Jan. 1965 Publication of the journal "Air Pollution" started
Sep. 1965 Name changed to Air Pollution Control Industry Association (APCIA)
Nov. 1966 Name changed to Industrial Pollution Control Association of Japan (IPCAJ)
< Activities extended to include air pollution, water pollution, noise, vibration and others >
Oct. 1971 Seminar for applicants for Pollution Control Manager qualification examination started
Mar. 1987 Commissioned by the Minister of International Trade and Industry as the organizing body of the national qualification examination of Pollution Control Managers
Jun. 1993 Secretariat activity for the Environmental Management Standardization Committee, 2nd Subcommittee (ISO / TC 207) started
Oct. 1993 Name changed to Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry
Oct. 1995 Activity for the Japan LCA Forum started
Apr. 1996 Center of Environmental Auditors Registration started
Sep. 1997 Evaluation and registration of Environmental Management System Auditors started
Apr. 1998 LCA National Project started
Dec. 1999 Eco-Product Exhibition 1999 launched
Apr. 2002 Type III environmental declarations (Eco-LEAF) program launched
Apr. 2004 Open the LCA data base to LCA Society of Japan members Evaluation and registration of Environmental Site Assessor started
Apr. 2004 Environmental site assessors registration for soil pollution-control started
Apr. 2006 Registration program of Environmental Auditors Training Course started
Sep. 2006 Joint Article Management Promotion-consortium (JAMP) started
May 2007 REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) support program started
Jul. 2007 Environmental Education and Training program started
Apr. 2008 Training program for Pollution Control Manager qualification examination started
Apr. 2009 Commencement of Japan's 3 years National Pilot Project of Carbon Footprint
Jun. 2009 JAMP (Joint Article Management Promotion-consortium) Global Portal started
Sep. 2009 Carbon Footprint Japan Forum was established
Apr. 2012 CFP Communication Program started
Apr. 2012 Resources Recycling Promotion Center was established
Apr. 2012 Japan Association of Industries and Environment was established
Sep. 2012 50th anniversary
Apr. 2013 Transfered to general incorporated association

Directors

Chairman Ryuichi Tomizawa Chairman ,
Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry (JEMAI)
Director Susumu Kuroiwa Executive Director and CEO
Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry (JEMAI)
Director Yoshihiro Hase Vice President
Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry (JEMAI)
Director Kazutoshi Kasagi Vice President
Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry (JEMAI)

(as of July 5, 2013)

Number of Directors and staff

Administration Dept.: 84. Branch Office: 14. Total: 98
(as of July, 2013)

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