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Advice for residents

We provide free-of-charge lectures for groups of at least ten people during resident meetings and offer advisory services during public events.

The available topics include:

  • Cut down waste and recycle – and keep your bank account happy.
  • Recover hazardous waste.
  • Reusable diapers – families with children for the environment.
  • Household water matters – learn about sewer etiquette and how to use water reasonably.

Ordering guidance: Helsinki Metropolitan Area Reuse Centre / Environmental training, tel. +358(0)400 348 100, koulutus(at)kierratyskeskus.fi

Orders need to be sent two weeks before the event, at the latest.

Composting courses

We organise public and free-of-charge composting courses during the spring and autumn, in cooperation with the cities in the region and the Reuse Centre. Come and learn the basics of composting in Finnish in just two hours at an easy-going, practical event.

See the dates of our composting courses (In Finnish only)

KomPostia newsletter in Finnish that provides tips for composting. Order this newsletter (only in Finnish) on composting free of charge. The service is intended for people living in the HSY region.

We will answer any questions concerning the courses and composting by email: asiakaspalvelu(at)hsy.fi.

Guidance for educational institutes and day-care centres

We support the environmental education of educational institutes and daycare in Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa, Kauniainen and Kirkkonummi. The topics of this free-of-charge guidance include recycling, cutting down waste, environmentally responsible consumption, wastewater treatment and sewer etiquette.

The advisor can visit the classroom, a work room, a theme day or a parent’s evening. Training is also available for the personnel of day-care centres and schools.

Guidance orders of day-care, schools and other educational institutes: Helsinki Metropolitan Area Reuse Centre / Environmental training, tel. +358(0)400 348 100, koulutus(at)kierratyskeskus.fi

Agree on the content and form of the presentation together with the advisor. Orders need to be sent two weeks before the event, at the latest.

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Training for public administration and customer companies

We offer free-of-charge lectures on cutting down waste and sorting for the public administration, for example, to the personnel of different departments, educational institutes, social care and health care services and institutional kitchens.

Questions and orders: asiakaspalvelu(at)hsy.fi, tel. +358(0)9 1561 2110.
Orders need to be sent two weeks before the event, at the latest.