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Responsible for the service The Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department

Oil spill response

  • Service
  • Espoo
  • Public service

In the event of an oil spill, you should start absorbing oil that has escaped into the environment by means of peat, sawdust or an oil absorbent. Report the spill immediately to the emergency response centre by calling 112. Prevent oil from spreading into sewers or water bodies. Avoid any activities that involve fire or sparks.

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The service is provided byCity of Espoo
Responsible for the serviceThe Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department
Area Espoo
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: The Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department
Updated: 17/5/2022