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The “eco” movement gets the feminine treatment on “Asu Tsukaeru Eko Chishiki (Ecology Knowledge You can Use Tomorrow)” (TV Asahi, Monday, 7 p.m.), in which a group of female TV stars learn clever ways to conserve energy and recycle refuse.

The key word is “mottai nai,” or “what a waste.” Celebrities like comedian Edo Harumi, model Suzanne and competitive eater Gyaru Sone all bring kitchen scraps from their homes to the kitchen of idol-turned-TV chef Remi Hirano, who shows them how they can make simple dishes out of things like vegetable peelings and bread crusts.

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