Osaka Waste Facility modelled on Lego and Disney?

The Garbage Plant
I don't know how I stumbled across this but take a look. For all those who ask us what Japan is like, this it empitomises it. (For full article visit

Here is the world's most funkadelic refuse plant. It looks like a collaboration between Lego and Disney. Must be a cool place to work eh?

Now let's look inside. Doh! It's those Japanese boiler suits again, going nicely with the in-house slipper sandals. I was hoping for pointy hats and clown shoes.

Control Room