Who We Are

Japan Water Research Center is a non-profit research organization dedicated to the study and solution of important needs and challenges surrounding drinking water supply in Japan. JWRC was established in 1988 to improve public health through collaborative efforts with professionals from utilities, industry and science. Our research focuses on the water service delivery and utility management as well as the technologies and practices for water treatment and distribution. We are a member-supported organization, funded by subscriber utilities, corporations, associations and individuals.

Our mission is to:

  • Improve drinking water service and make it more sustainable
  • Conduct research on key drinking water issues and publish outcomes
  • Facilitate cooperation and collaboration among stakeholders in the drinking water sector

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