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With the exception of the Basic Environment Law (1993, last amended in 2006) and other horizontal laws, the laws either stand alone or work in combination with subordinate ordinances to form the framework of executive implementing regulations for environmental protection in Japan. The main medium‐specific laws are the Air Pollution Control Law (1968, last amended in 2006), the Water Pollution Control Law (1970, last amended in 2006), and the Waste Management and Public Cleansing Law (1970, last amended in 2006).

Document Type: Review Article

Publication date: May 1, 2009

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