The Parties, for the purpose of exposure, study and prevention of negative environmental impact, shall cooperate in the following spheres: 1) protection of the atmospheric air against pollution; 2) protection against water pollution; 3) recycling of hazardous waste; 4) ecosystem preservation and conservation of biodiversity; 5) global warming; 6) climate change; 7) protection of ozone layer (art. 2). The cooperation can be carried out in the following forms: 1) exchange of specialists of the official scientific research organizations; 2) conferences and symposia; 3) exchange of the findings of research and other information; 4) joint research activity (art. 3).
Agreement between the Russian Federation and Japan on cooperation in the sphere of environmental protection