From an eyewear manufacturer's emergency whistle to survival foods made by a construction hardware supplier, this episode features Japanese companies that have stepped out of their areas of expertise to create disaster readiness products.
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Contributing to Disaster Readiness
These emergency whistles were designed by an eyewear manufacturer that wanted to create a stylish product that would encourage people to want to wear them regularly
The main dishes in the photo above are actually prepackaged foods created by a construction company that wants to provide people with healthy and delicious survival food options that can last up to 5 years
One shopping mall has installed "Botanical Lights" that can show the way during power outages caused by disasters
A new type of battery generates a charge by using changes in the air's humidity