Laundry Services

Japanology Plus mini

5m 00s
Broadcast on March 6, 2021 Available until March 31, 2025

Japanology Plus explores Japanese life and culture. In this five-minute digest, we look at laundry services. There are over 90,000 cleaning establishments in Japan, and a huge number of Japanese use them regularly. Innovative machinery makes the process cheap and efficient. Stubborn stains are removed by masters of their craft. We go behind the scenes at an industrial laundry plant.

Program Outline