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Responsible for the service Urban Environment Division, City of Helsinki

Environmental research

  • Service
  • Helsinki
  • Public service

The City environment sector's Environment services collects the research data mainly through decisions, inspections, monitoring and supervision, which are mainly based on the legislation and various licences.

The materials cover a wide range of subjects, such was water areas, foodstuffs and housing health. The materials are also collected through separate reviews and studies.

The information produced by the operations of the Environment services is also converted into statistics and utilised to maintain various registries. Research is also carried out in cooperation with external parties, such as the university.

The results of the research work and studies have been used to develop and target the monitoring work as well as for presenting various measures for decreasing the possible environmental hazards caused by the operations. The results have also been utilised in preparing various programmes and strategies.

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Helsinki
Responsible for the serviceUrban Environment Division, City of Helsinki
Area Helsinki
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: Urban Environment Division, City of Helsinki
Updated: 23/5/2022