Pirkanmaan Jätehuolto — doing our best for the environment
If you sort waste, we will collect it for material recycling or energy. Today, 99% of waste is recovered — either as a material or energy. We perform hundreds of environmental acts every day.
Services for 17 municipalities and residents
Our company handles the statutory waste management services of 17 municipalities, mainly on behalf of residents, housing companies and municipalities.
Pirkanmaan Jätehuolto: key figures for 2021
Net sales EUR 43,7 million
- Owned by 17 municipalities
- 454 000 residents in its catchment area
- 98 employees
- established in 1994
- Business ID 0968008-1, domiciled in Tampere
We are a pioneer in the circular economy
We have won numerous international awards for our company’s operating model in environmental and social responsibility categories.
We offer the best waste management prices in Finland
According to national comparisons, waste management fees in our region are the lowest of Finland.
Waste management is about cooperation
Our contractors, owners, partners, staff and all our residents play a role. We achieve more together.
Waste transportation is handled by private transport companies selected through tendering processes. Our company is responsible for the tendering and routing of waste collection, and for customer service and invoicing. All property waste management matters are handled through our customer service.
Official waste management tasks belong to the Regional Waste Management Committee and the municipal environmental authority.
Producers (manufacturers, importers and packaging companies) are responsible for managing waste:
- vehicle tyres
- rechargeable and non-rechargeable batteries
- scrap vehicles
- electrical equipment
We complement the producers’ waste reception network with our own sites.