Special collection points for hazardous waste

Green containers for hazardous waste can be found at a few petrol stations. Intended for hazardous household waste, they are open during the petrol station’s opening hours. The maximum quantities of waste accepted are 50 kg and 50 l.

How to dispose of hazardous waste: Collect the key to the container from the till, fill in the form you are given, and sort the waste in accordance with the instructions.

Note that only the following household waste can be disposed of in the container:

  • batteries
  • fluorescent tubes, energy-saving lights
  • used oils, oil-contaminated solid waste
  • paints, glue, varnishes, aerosols
  • coolant, clutch and brake fluid
  • up to 50 litres and 50 kg

Other hazardous waste types, such as acids, bases, paint thinners, solvents, toxic substances, impregnated wood and electrical equipment are accepted by the waste reception stations.

See our waste sorting instructions


Teboil Heinola
Vanha Lahdentie 1
18100 Heinola
tel. +358 3 715 5996

Neste Järvelä
Peltotie 2
16600 Järvelä
+358 3 872 760