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The ILCAJ Awards

About the Awards

The ILCAJ Awards consist of the Contribution Award, Outstanding Achievement Award, Best Paper Award, Young Researcher's Award, and Special Award.
The ILCAJ Contribution Award recognizes those who contributed to the development of ILCAJ. The ILCAJ Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes those who have remarkable achievements in the field of Life-cycle thinking, focusing on LCA. The ILCAJ Best Paper Award, selects outstanding papers issued from ILCAJ as well as other affiliated journals, and honors the authors. The ILCAJ Young Researcher's Award presents original papers and equivalents related to the field of Life-cycle thinking, focusing on LCA, and reward those under the age of 40 who can expect future achievements. The ILCAJ Special Award recognizes those who contributed to public relation, education and promotion of the social impacts associated to the field of Life-cycle thinking, focusing on LCA.

The 13th ILCAJ Awards Recipients

The ILCAJ Contribution Award

Not awarded

The ILCAJ Outstanding Achievement Award

Matsubae Kazuyo
Professor,Graduate School of Environmental Studies,Tohoku University
"Application of life cycle thinking for sustainable phosphorus resource management "

The ILCAJ Outstanding Achievement Award

Fukushima Yasuhiro
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
"Systematization of Scenario-based decision making with life cycle perspectives"

The ILCAJ Best Paper Award

Tomohisa KANAZAWA1,3, Mitsutaka MATSUMOTO2, Mitsuhiro YOSHIMOTO1,Michio SUGAWARA1, Akihiro YOSHIMURA3 and Yasunari MATSUNO3
1 Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd;
2 National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology;
3 Chiba University
"Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, Japan, Vol.17, No.2, pp. 124-135 Evaluation of Environmental Impact by Applying Remanufacturing Technology for Mining Machinery Parts"

ILCAJ Young Researcher's Award

Naoki Yoshikawa
Lecturer, College of Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University
"Study on the lifecycle application to food and energy sector"

The ILCAJ Special Award

Technical secretariat for the EU Environmental Footprint IT Equipment Pilot

  • Hitachi, Ltd. : Osamu NAMIKAWA, Takaaki KUMAZAWA
  • NEC Corporation : Noriyuki NAKAYAMA
    Fujitsu Limited : Yoshiko SHINOMURA, Satoru ARIHARA
  • TOSHIBA CORPORATION : Norio TAKEYAMA 1), Michio IKEDA 2), Yoshinori KOBAYASHI
  • National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology: Kiyotaka TAHARA
  • The Japan Electrical Manufacturers’ Association : Kiyoshi SAITO, Chisako MAEDS 3)
  • Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry : Masayuki KANZAKI 4), Ken YAMAGISHI 4), Katsuyuki NAKANO
  • Mizuho Information & Research Institute, Inc. (Now : Mizuho Research & Technologies, Ltd.) : masahiko SHIBATA, yasushi FURUSHIMA, Hiroyuki UCHIDA
  • Japan Business Council in Europe : Akihito NAKAI, Shinya SASAKI
  • 1) Global Environment Centre Foundation
    2) AGC Inc.
    3) Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    4) Sustainable Management Promotion Organization
    5) Ritsumeikan University

"Efforts to address the EU Environmental Footprint of IT Equipment"

 

Past the ILCAJ Award