Ozenji Eco Gurashi Kankyo-kan is a facility where you can enjoy learning about
resource recycling, anti-global warming measures and coexisting with nature.
Resources are limited and it is important
that we recycle those limited resources.
Let’s learn about the 3R (reduce waste,
recycle and reuse as resource) and reduce
waste and effectively utilize our resources.
Anti-Global Warming Measures
Our lifestyle is greatly influencing global warming.
We can leave a better environment
for the future by each and every one of us
rethinking about daily life.
Let’s protect the environment with our own hands.
Coexisting with Nature
A society where humans and other living creatures
co-exist and reap the benefits of nature
is called a natural symbiosis society.
It is important that we continue to protect
our comfortable living environment
for all living creatures on earth.
There is a reception and “Welcoming Zone” from the 4th floor “Entrance Zone” to the 3rd floor.
Going ahead, there are 4 exhibition zones “Resource Recycling Zone”, “Anti-Global Warming Measures Zone”, “Coexisting with Nature Zone” and “Comprehensive Study Zone “.
You can learn about the things to do in your daily lives by learning about environmental issues, energy issues, nature and creatures.
A garden that has been planted with local species of Kawasaki, and has been designed to enjoy the change of the four seasons. Please visit for a walk or a break. For the purpose of spreading renewable energy, solar power system, wind power generation system and solar lighting system has been installed in the garden.
4F Entrane Zone
3F Welcoming zone
3F Resource Recycling Zone
What is resource recycling?
It is called “Resource Recycling” that resources that have finished using are returned to new origin. Please think about the necessity to conserve limited resources from your daily life.
Where does garbage go after it’s thrown out?
How are garbage and recyclables from home being treated? We introduce the treatment facilities by waste type and garbage transport route in Kawasaki City.
Where do recyclables go after they are collected?
You can learn what kind of thing the recyclate collected separately is reborn.
We introduce the Eco Mark etc. indicating environmentally friendly.
3F Anti-Global Warming Measures Zone
What is global warming?
The fact that the earth gets hotter is called “global warming.”
As global warming progresses, the balance of various elements of the earth collapses, and natural disasters increase and creatures become difficult to live. Please think about what everyone can do.
Let’s generate electricity
You can use electricity with one switch in your life. Actually making electricity is very difficult. You can experience power generation by turning the handle.
3F Coexisting with Nature Zone
What is a society in harmony with nature?
A society in which all creatures can easily live together is called a “Society that coexists with nature”. Let’s all think about what to do to create a society that coexists with nature.
Let’s learn about nature in the world
We introduce what kind of animals and plants live in Kawasaki City. You can see the difference between animals and plants living along the river and ones in the mountains.
The greenery of Asao: past and present
We introduce the natural history of Asao Ward. You can see how nature has changed.
3F Comprehensive Study Zone
What the city government is working on
We introduce various approaches that Kawasaki City takes the lead about low carbon, resource recycling, and coexisting with nature.
What Kawasaki’s citizens are working on
We introduce eco-friendly activities of people living in Kawasaki City.
What companies, etc. are working on
We introduce various approaches that companies in Kawasaki City are carrying out in order to create an environment-friendly society.