Wednesday August 26th, 2015

“Back to the Future” 30th Anniersary “FUKU-FUKU Project × Back to the Future GO!De Lorean Driving Project”

JEPLAN, INC. make Time machine De LoreanLorean runs with the bioethanol fuel made from your waste(old clothes)!
In order to commemorate the 30th year of birth of car that run on fuel produced from recycled garbage, JEPLAN, INC. (Location: Chiyoda City, Tokyo Kasumigaseki under the Chief Executive Officer: IWAMOTO Michihiko, JEPLAN, INC.) along with the NBC Universal Entertainment Japan LLC (Location: Tokyo, Minato-ku, Atago under the Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer and President: Takagi gym) “FUKU-FUKU × BTTF GO! De Lorean driving project” will be carried out.
This project is based on stage of movie “Back to the Future part 2” and corresponds to the Memorial Day October 21, 2015 when time-machine De Lorean went to the future world. The first of its kind in the world, JEPLAN’s recycling technology to make the fuel from clothing that are no longer used were collected from consumers. This is an attempt to run De Lorean on waste which is similar to the concept in the movie.
Finally come! The future day of the “BTTF”, when we will try to convert the clothing that is no longer used to resources which will run the De Lorean.
Coming towards October 21, 2015, the clothes which are no longer used are collected from consumers by our project partner companies in the shopfront in September will be recycled into fuel. We will run De Loreran somewhere in Tokyo by using this recycled fuel on Memorial Day October 21, 2015.
In order to run De Lorean fuel produced from recycled technology, Japan Environmental Planning`s “Technology of converting clothes into Bioethanol” will be used.
In order to make fuel to run De Lorean, JEPLAN will collect clothes under waste clothes management, textile recycling project “FUKU-FUKU” and undertake recycling of the clothes which are no longer use from 1 September
In order to run De Lorean on 21 October, collection campaign calling for the collection of clothes to be conducted all over japan. *schedule will be announced later
In addition, individuals and companies, we also recruiting supporters to take any clothing and textile product collection. details will be described later

JEPLAN, C.E.O. IWAMOTO, Michihiko,“the things which are of no use are turned into resources and this energy will be used to run De Lorean is the future Technology”. This system is established to make that movie scene reality on same date October 21, 2015 as shown in movie. In response to behavior of consumers we also want to recycle in the future. We will continue to promote the collection and recycling project in conjunction with various companies

Official website*: http://fukufuku-project.jp/GoDelorean/ *Japanese only