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Waste disposal supervision

  • Service
  • Turku
  • Public service

The environmental protection authorities of the municipality supervise the Waste Management Act and its accompanying local ordinances in the municipality.

Turku Environmental Protection supervises the waste management of companies, institutions and real estates and the cleanliness of their surroundings. Supervision is executed through organized inspections of companies and inspections based on hints from inhabitants of the municipality.

The supervisory visits to companies and institutions include an inspection of the legality of waste management and guidance in organizing waste management and promoting recycling. Companies can also request help from the inspectors in developing their waste management.

To whom and on what terms

The service is for persons who are responsible for the waste management of premises and companies.

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Turku
Responsible for the serviceCity of Turku
Area Turku
Available languageFinnish
Text edited by: City of Turku
Updated: 24/5/2022