Industrial and service wastes (Helsinki metropolitan area + Kirkkonummi)

The statistics are based on waste quantity data collected from companies and entities. Waste amounts are reported by waste fraction in terms of industry averages, kg/man-year. The statistics can be found from 2015-2021.

To note in statistics:

  • The data is based on amounts of waste estimated by companies and entities themselves (most estimates are not based on weigh-ins).
  • Industry sectors where the number of companies or entities that have responded is less than 4 have been removed from statistics.

The utility percentage includes all waste placed in materials and energy use. Hazardous waste is not taken into account when calculating utility usage percentage and recycling percentage. The recycling percentage will include all waste placed in material utensil.

When using the data, reference shall be made to Helsinki Region Environmental Services (HSY) waste quantity statistics.

Data and Resources

Additional information

Administrator Helsingin seudun ympäristöpalvelut HSY
Administrator's webpage
Published 13.08.2020
Updated 21.11.2022
More information
Geographical coverage
Time series starts 2015
Time series accuracy
Licence Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
How to reference Source: Industrial and service wastes (Helsinki metropolitan area + Kirkkonummi). The maintainer of the dataset is Helsingin seudun ympäristöpalvelut HSY. The dataset has been downloaded from Helsinki Region Infoshare service on 28.11.2022 under the license Creative Commons Attribution 4.0.


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