Sunday, September 27, 2009

Light of the Waste.

Japanese people mark Eco- candle festival and light over 25,000 candles at Ikeda city in Fukui about 320 kilometres from Tokyo, September 26, 2009.

Eco-candle festival started four years ago to show their environmental friendly lifestyle and take attraction for Ikeda city. They are collecting used cooking oil and some other wasting item during the previous year to make candles. All of people collecting their uded cooking oil and make candles. About 3,000 people live in Ikeda and most of are farmers. Ikeda city is one of the aged society in Japan; nearly half of population is over 65 years old. However, those people using ecological method for agriculture. More and more people, these days, are interested in ecology life style and start so many ecological activities. Ikeda city is one of a leading city of ecological and natural way.

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