Gone are the days when Japanese businesses felt a healthy environment was a concept that could only be achieved at the expense of economic growth.

In the latest phase of the evolution in the relationship between business and the Earth, more Japanese firms are taking the environment into account to increase their competitiveness at home and abroad.

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