Japan Partnership for Circular Economy

Japan Partnership for Circular Economy


Basic Policy

The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) acquires information about users of the Japan Partnership for Circular Economy website to the extent necessary for smooth operation of services (information provision via the website) provided on the website (https://j4ce.env.go.jp/; hereinafter referred to as “our website”). Information acquired will be handled properly and used only for the purposes for which it is acquired.

Scope of Information Acquired

Our website automatically acquires information such as Internet domain, IP address, and other such information about access to our site. In addition, this website uses Google Analytics to understand the usage status of the website. Google Analytics uses cookies (information transmitted from the server to the user’s browser and stored on the user’s computer in order to identify users) to collect user data, but these data are not personally identifiable. Users may also set their browsers not to receive cookies at any time.

Purposes of Use

Information gathered as described in Scope of Information Acquired above will be used as reference in order to conduct website services in a smooth manner. Data collected by Google Analytics is governed by Google's privacy policy. Please check the Google Analytics website for the terms of use and privacy policy of Google Analytics.

The MOE shall not be liable for any damages caused by using the Google Analytics service.

Limitations on Use and Provision

The MOE, except in the case of compliance with disclosure requests provided for by law, or as a result of illegal access, other unlawful acts or other special reasons, will not use nor transfer to a third party the information acquired for any purposes other than those in the “Purposes of Use” delineated above.

However, statistical information regarding access to our site, information regarding user attributes and overviews/summaries of proposals regarding environmental policies and comments may be made public.

Measures to Ensure Security

The MOE takes necessary measures to administer acquired information appropriately in order to prevent the leakage, loss, or destruction of acquired information.

Scope of Application

This privacy policy applies only to our website.

For more information, please contact us at:
Office for Promotion of Sound Material-Cycle Society
Ministry of the Environment
1-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
100-8975 JAPAN