Case Studies

  • Fish Coming Back to the River

    Fish Coming Back to the River

    Brazil

    Sapato River in Brazil faced pollution, foul odors and lack of fauna, see the results after a year of EM treatment more

  • Nihonbashi River water system improvement project II

    Nihonbashi River water system improvement project II

    Japan

    The project that started in 2005 for Nihonbashi River, located in Japan and which separates from the Kanda River near JR Suidobashi station, had great results. As a consequence, the project was extended to the Kanda River and even the moat. more

  • Nihonbashi River water system improvement project I

    Nihonbashi River water system improvement project I

    Japan

    The project that started in 2005 for Nihonbashi River, located in Japan and which separates from the Kanda River near JR Suidobashi station, had great results. As a consequence, the project was extended to the Kanda River and even the moat. more

  • Successful No Tillage Farming

    Successful No Tillage Farming

    Brazil

    No tillage farming system was implemented in 1970 in Parana state.
    Mr. Uemura introduced EM Technology to fight disease and find an alternative to yield decreasing due to soil erosion. more

  • Healthy Garlic and Onions

    Healthy Garlic and Onions

    Brazil

    Tanabe Group Farm in Brazil has successfully introduced EM Technology to find a sustainable and biological way to fight resistance against herbicide, fungicide and insecticide. more

  • Improving Survival Rate in Shrimp Farming

    Improving Survival Rate in Shrimp Farming

    Ecuador

    Survival rate in shrimp farming is crucial .
    EM Technology has successfully controlled survival rate in PESQUESOL, a shrimp farm in Ecuador, raising from 40% to 90-97%. more

  • EM in Large Scale Farming

    EM in Large Scale Farming

    Brazil

    A very successful case in Brazil of EM application to 200,000 Hectares farm.

    It reduces costs.
    It keeps soil healthy.
    It keeps yield.
    It is safe, easy to use and low cost.
    It is sustainable!
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  • Green Renovation: Before & After

    Green Renovation: Before & After

    Japan

    In 2002 EM Research Organization purchased a hotel to renovate by using EM Technology. The hotel buildings were so damaged that the remodel was considered unrealistic. However, it turned to be a huge success. This surprised people because the hotel used to be called one of the 'ghost' hotels in mid Okinawa. more

  • EM1 Boosts Chili-pepper Yield

    EM1 Boosts Chili-pepper Yield

    United States of America

    Several small farmers of chili pepper found that their yield increased significantly by EM application. This surprised not only the farmers but also the manufacturer of the fertilizer. What is EM-1? How can it be used?
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  • EM-Grown Bananas

    EM-Grown Bananas

    Ecuador

    `There is no waste at the farm.` According to Tanabe Farm, the production of bananas is cyclic. For soil conditioning, EM Bokashi is used. The compost is used for growing bananas. No chemical fertilizer and pesticide is used, while applying Activated EM・1. Moreover, the bananas are wrapped in bags to keep insects away. As if they were raring child, Tanabe Farm grows their bananas. Furthermore, the bananas are available in Japan.
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  • EM for Sustainable Society

    EM for Sustainable Society

    Colombia

    There is a city called Cajica in Colombia where environmental problems became serious which they believe stem from precarious community-management of household wastes. The city’s catholic organization called FUNDASES decided to improve the situation with 55000 residents in the city. Through their educational programs and training, children and adults learned how to make wastes compost with EM Technology for soil conditioning.
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  • Kibera Changed with EM Technology

    Kibera Changed with EM Technology

    Kenya

    The Kibera slum, the largest slum in East Africa, is in Kenya where a million people stay without well-established infrastructure(e.g., no tap water, poorly conditioned toilets). To improve the environment, a group of organizations and the Kenya government established a joint venture to improve the sanitation with EM Technology while creating jobs for those who seek. more