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The campaign song is by the band Kalevauva.fi, which in its own style inspires consumers to become reusable bag users.

Consumption of plastic carrier bags declines rapidly in the retail sector

An agreement made between the Ministry of the Environment and the Finnish Commerce Federation has rapidly reduced the consumption of plastic carrier bags and lightweight plastic bags in the retail sector during its first year. More than 1,100 companies are now party to the agreement, which in practice means more than 3,300 shops. Read more

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Minister Tiilikainen announces the opening of the Finland Chamber of Commerce in India

2018-04-21
The minister of the environment, energy and housing Kimmo Tiilikainen has announced the opening of the new Finland Chamber of Commerce in India (FINCHAM). The main task of the chamber is to support Finnish companies in India, whether they are already established or aiming for the market area.

Minister Tiilikainen to visit Germany and India to discuss energy and the environment

2018-04-16
Minister of the Environment, Energy and Housing Kimmo Tiilikainen will visit Germany and India from 18 April to 20 April to promote cooperation in renewable energy and environmentally friendly solutions.
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