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Shizuoka Institute of Environment and Hygiene

静岡県環境衛生科学研究所, シズオカケンカンキョウエイセイカガクケンキュウショ
Representive : Director General, Matsumoto Syoji
Establishment year: 1982
Address: 4-27-2 Kita-ando, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka 420-8637 Japan
Telephone number: +81-54-245-0201
FAX number: +81-54-245-7636
Number of employees: 56
Organization/Research department name (7):
  • Department of Administration
  • Department of Environment Development
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Pharmaceutics and Life Science
  • Department of Pollution Control
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Subordinate facility name  (2):
  • Eastern Branch Office
  • Western Branch Office
History (4):
  • 1982/04
    The Institute started as a new center uniformed three institute such as Hygiene, Pollution Control and Consumer Goods Science.
  • 1989/01
    2nd Building was constructed.
  • 1990/01
    Chemical and Biohazard room were installed.
  • 1997/04
    Institute name was changed to the present form the center.
Purpose of establishment:
Shizuoka Institute of Environment and Hygiene is the
technological center of environment and public health
in Shizuoka prefecture. As such, it introduces all
kinds of investigative tests and researches to
protect the health of the prefecture's people and
against pollutions.
Business overview:
The Institute should devote itself in the fields of
environment and public health in Shizuoka prefecture
to following;

(I)Research & Development Works
(1)Investigation and Research
The Institute researches the matters mainly facing
problems on environment, public health and consumer
issues in the prefecture.

(II)Administrative Works
(2)Test and Examination
Most of the Institute's work involves the
administrative test in the areas of environment and
public health including consumer issues. It also
handles requests from general offices and medical
institutions for identifying microbial agents and
testing medical drugs.
(3)Technical Guidance
The Institute gives instruction and consultations
on environment, public health and consumer issues
for municipal and public health center employees,
and so on.
(4)Dissemination of Information
The Institute disseminates the information of
results of tests and research through the scientific
societies, the research presentation meeting, on the
open day of the prefecture’s people and by
Internet. The Institute also publishes annual
general and scientific reports and some leaflets.

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