Burnable waste (previously know as mixed waste)

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Municipal waste that cannot be recycled is known as burnable waste (previously known as mixed waste). Burnable waste is loaded at the Hevossuo waste management site’s transshipment facility before incineration.


  • dirty paper and paperboard
  • plastics: children’s plastic toys, plastic tubes
  • composite materials, for example plasticized cardboard and carton
  • incandescent and halogen lamps
  • Lighters, fuses, lighters
  • floppy disks, CDs, C-cassettes, video tapes
  • empty toner and ink cartridges (laser toner cartridges can be refilled)
  • used diapers, cleaning wipes (vacuum bags)
  • cosmetic products
  • ceramic and porcelain dishes
  • glass oven pots, coffee maker jugs and other thermal glasses
  • rubber and leather
  • textiles unfit for collection
  • dirty or black-spotted styrox
  • rain clothes
  • shoes
  • rubber boots
  • cigarette ends and ash
  • wallpapers
  • biowaste (if the property does not compost or is obliged to acquire a separate biowaste container)
  • blister packs of medicines
  • coffee and chips foil packaging (foil interior)


  • flammable or explosive waste
  • liquid waste
  • hazardous waste
  • toilet waste
  • sanding sand or soil
  • large or heavy objects (furniture, construction waste)
  • electrical devices
  • recoverable waste (glass, metal, paper, carton, etc.)