Lahti is the European Green Capital 2021
The European Green Capital city of Lahti in Finland has taken on an ambitious method of cleansing its lakes from phosphorus, which causes eutrophication.
Together with researchers from the University of Helsinki, the city is pumping water from Lake Kymijärvi, purifying it, and returning it to the lake.
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Lahti and Lappeenranta challenge everyone to join the world’s largest community clean-up
The #Zeropollutionhour campaign particularly encourages other cities, companies, workplaces and communities to spend one hour in May collecting litter and waste out of nature.
Lahti endures change as the European Green Capital 2021
The European Commission has chosen Lahti as the European Green Capital 2021 (European Green Capital Award, EGCA) as the first city in Finland. The award is proof of Lahti’s persistent environmental work as Finland’s leading environmental city.