Helsinki eco-commerce hub supports regional eco-innovation
The launch of a Chamber of Eco Commerce (CEC) hub in Helsinki offers a new platform to support regional eco innovation, providing access to global markets, advice and investment. The Eurobarometer survey on the attitudes of European eco-innovators, published in March 2011, highlighted access to...
Organic filter to clean up Finnish holiday home wastewater
Legislation limiting discharge of untreated wastewater from Finnish holiday homes not connected to municipal sewage systems prompted the development of an organic wastewater filter. Improving the state of inland waters and the Baltic Sea were challenges identified by the Finnish roadmap for the...