Akio Yasuhara, chemistry professor. Achievements include research in environmental behavior of hazardous chemical substances such as volatile organic compounds, dioxins, endocrine disruptors.
Yasuhara, Akio Son of Takeshi and Haruno Yasuhara.
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Osaka University, Japan, 1973.
Section head National Institute Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan, 1974—2005. Center head Environmental Preservation Center, Tokyo University of Science, Shinjuku, since 2005.
Married Shukuko Nishikawa. Children: Nobuko, Ryota.