Sort the following as plastic packaging
- plastic food packaging
- plastic detergent containers
- plastic bags and wrappers
- plastic bottles, canisters and jars
No dirty plastic packaging, PVC packaging (03), or other plastic objects such as toys, containers or buckets. Put plastic items in the mixed waste container.
Where can I take it?
- to waste bins intended for plastic packaging
- to a recyclin point, see the map service kierrätys.info for further details
How is plastic packaging recycled?
Plastic packaging is recycled into raw material for recycled plastic products at Fortum’s Plastics Refinery in Riihimäki. Recycled plastic is used to make plastic bags, composite panels, flowerpots and buckets.