Food, transport and consumption

The way we live, move, eat and buy makes a huge difference. Private household consumption accounts for 68 per cent of all greenhouse gas emissions produced in Finland.

  • A climate-smart way of eating minimises food wastage and favours plant-based foods.
  • Completing more journeys on foot or by bicycle is increasingly easy in Helsinki.
  • The Think Sustainably service will help you find more sustainable ways of enjoying Helsinki.

More detailed tips can be found below!

Effects of food production on the climate (Natural Resourses Institute Finland)

Wasted food is wasted money (Martat)

Think sustainably (MyHelsinki)

Saving energy at home (Motiva)

Tips for Saving (HSY)

Sustainable everyday life (Sitra)

100 smart ways to be smart and sustainable (Sitra)