JEPLAN, INC. signs Collaboration Agreement with Ube City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, for Establishing a Recycling-Oriented Society
-Strengthening Collaboration for Bottle-to-Bottle Recycling of PET Bottles-

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JEPLAN, INC. (Representative Director, President, and Chief Executive Officer Masaki Masakio; hereinafter "JEPLAN") and Ube City, Yamaguchi Prefecture (Mayor: Keiji Shinozaki) signed a partnership agreement on Tuesday, May 28 to build a recycling-oriented society. 

Ube City has been collaborating with JEPLAN Group company PET Refine Technology Corporation (President: Daigo Iga) in the horizontal PET bottle recycling business since April 2024, and has now concluded a collaboration agreement with JEPLAN.


With the conclusion of this agreement, JEPLAN and Ube City will make effective use of their respective human and material resources to promote both local environmental conservation and local economic and social revitalization by promoting resource recycling and fostering momentum for changes in consumption behavior, as well as promoting recycling of used PET bottles and environmental education and awareness activities for citizens. We will also promote bottle-to-bottle recycling of used plastic bottles, environmental education and awareness-raising activities for citizens.


The JEPLAN Group will continue to work together with domestic and overseas partners to realize its philosophy of "BRINGing everyone into circular economy," and the group as a whole will strive to drive the circular economy forward.

■ Ube City, Yamaguchi(

Mayor: Keiji Shinozaki

The signing ceremony: From left, Mayor of Ube City: Mr. Shinozaki, JEPLAN Chairman: Mr. Iwamoto


【The original press release is in Japanese】


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