Now you see it, now you don't in Tokyo's Akasaka district. Photos: TAISEI CORPORATION/SEIBU PROPERTIESNow you see it, now you don't in Tokyo's Akasaka district. Photos: TAISEI CORPORATION/SEIBU PROPERTIES
Now you see it, now you don't in Tokyo's Akasaka district. Photos: TAISEI CORPORATION/SEIBU PROPERTIES

Eco-friendly Japanese demolition scheme slashes dust and noise

Top floor of tower functions as 'lid' to contain dust and noise as it is gradually lowered

Now you see it, now you don't in Tokyo's Akasaka district. Photos: TAISEI CORPORATION/SEIBU PROPERTIESNow you see it, now you don't in Tokyo's Akasaka district. Photos: TAISEI CORPORATION/SEIBU PROPERTIES
Now you see it, now you don't in Tokyo's Akasaka district. Photos: TAISEI CORPORATION/SEIBU PROPERTIES
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