Environmental Standards

Environmental Standards

Environmental Safety Above And Beyond Government Regulations The Okinawa prefectural government maintains strict guidelines for protecting the coral of Okinawa. But our standards are even higher. Our practices respect, protect, and actually improve the living reef ecosystem. How do we … Continue reading


OTHER EFFECTS ON THE LIVING REEF Collecting coral grains has a negligible effect on the reef. And, the grains we collect are naturally replenished by the living reef! Every year, more than 2,000,000 tons of coral grain deposits—remains and debris … Continue reading


Don’t just take our word for it, though. Here’s a recent report from University of the Ryukyus in Okinawa: >> Launch Here’s a report from Mr. Mitsuo Nakamura, Mayor of Zamami Village in Okinawa: >> Launch


We’re also proud members and supporters of organizations that protect and help improve the environment: ■ WWF Japan ■ Coral Defense League: Partly funded by Marine Bio, a volunteer organization whose mission is to protect Okinawa’s coral reefs.