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Balsam plants

There are two harmful invasive alien species of balsam in Finland: the Himalayan balsam and the orange balsam. Balsam plants spread through seeds. You can find more information on balsam plants and their control methods on the Luontoportti and RHS -sites.

  • Pack the balsam plant waste in a tightly closed double garbage bag. Take the waste to the sorting station as waste consisting of invasive alien species.

The waste belongs to the following waste type:

Harmful invasive alien species

Waste reception:

Waste treatment centre, Sorting station

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