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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 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.

The Ministry of the Environment experiments with a new way to develop legislation – Lakiklinikka.fi guides and collects feedback

2018-04-13
Lakiklinikka.fi online service under the KIRA-digi Project offers legal advice to projects that promote digitalisation in the real estate and construction sector free of charge. Information is also collected on statutes that may complicate the digitalisation process. Lakiklinikka.fi service is provided by Lexia Attorneys Ltd.
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