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Reijo Karhinen
The Putting circular economy into practice magazine highlights the opportunities of the circular economy in the business world 2020-12-08
The Putting circular economy into practice magazine of the Circwaste project was published in September 2020. The magazine covers circular economy from the perspective of interest to companies.
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Love Every Crumb campaign encourages Finns to reduce food waste 2020-12-08
There is much room for improvement in sorting biowaste. The Love Every Crumble campaign, encourages Finns to reduce food waste and sort biowaste at home, at work and on holidays.
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Tuuli Myllymaa
Good deeds at the refrigerator 2020-12-08
As the days grow darker, I visit the fridge more and more often. Good food is a basic need, but it also brings joy – perhaps even love.
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The Circular Economy Service Centre supports municipalities in sustainable public procurement 2020-12-08
The Circwaste - Circular Economy Service Centre provides assistance to resource-efficient and chemical-wise public procurement.
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Circblog – A greener future is already being built

The real estate sector plays an important role in mitigating climate change and in the responsible use of natural resources. Buildings use almost 40 per cent of all energy consumed in Finland and are the cause of more than 30 per cent of greenhouse gas emissions.

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Construction’s circular economy is gaining momentum in Southwest Finland 2020-12-08
Southwest Finland is one of the Circwaste regions that promotes circular economy.
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By-products versatilely used in North Karelia 2020-10-06
The aim of the Pikes sub-projects has been to search for and test sustainable local methods of recovery of by-products and waste with North Karelian industrial companies and municipalities.
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Lappeenranta one of the finalists in a prestigious international environmental city competition 2020-10-06
Lappeenranta has been chosen as one of the finalists in the competition for the European Green Leaf Award 2021.
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Circwaste pioneers tackling waste generation 2020-10-06
The goal has been to promote material efficiency and recycling tangibly and ambitiously in ten pioneering communities in the circular economy.
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Copy and recycle the best ideas
 Finland as a forerunner in circular economy
Let's take a leap in material efficiency and recycling
A showcase of expertise

We have made a seven years deal to show, how to do things differently. Circular economy brings new business opportunities and saves natural resources.

Circular economy equals smart actions and is a part of the everyday life of all municipal residents. Ten Finnish pioneering municipalities have committed themselves to promoting circular economy in an ambitious and concrete way.

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