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13/01/2017 Turvallisuus100+ demonstrates the value of safety in 100-year-old Finland
  The Finnish Safety and Chemicals Agency (Tukes) celebrates Finland’s 100 years of independence by publishing a series of articles under the headi...
05/10/2016 Safety deficiencies in self-balancing scooters
  Since late last year, reports about overheating and fires caused by self-balancing scooters, also known as hoverboards, have been published in th...
16/05/2016 Tukes' new strategy embraces the possibilities involved in the reform of the work of government authorities
  The new strategy of the Finnish Safety and Chemicals Agency (Tukes), for the period up to 2022, emphasises responsibility, accountability, a risk...
16/05/2016 Surveillance of the safety of consumer services to be centralised in Tukes as of 1 May 2016
  Consumer safety surveillance has been part of environmental healthcare, and consumer services have been supervised in municipal co-operation area...
03/05/2016 More responsibilities for importers and distributors about product compliance
  After the adoption of new EU product directives on 20 April, importers and distributors find themselves with more responsibility for product comp...
25/04/2016 Both businesses and consumers benefit from the EU database of dangerous products
  Over 2,000 notifications on dangerous products are issued to the European Rapid Alert System (RAPEX) every year.  Most of the notifications relat...
18/03/2016 Ore exploration is decreasing, but minerals are being sought from a larger area than ever before
  Ore exploration operations in Finland continued to fall in 2015, as the amount of drilling conducted by exploration companies decreased compared ...
10/03/2016 Predators in Finland have higher levels of rodenticides than in Central Europe
  Eighty-seven per cent of rodents or animals eating rodent carcasses are exposed to the active substances contained in rodenticides.  A study cond...
28/01/2016 Improved surveillance of plant protection products to help bee death investigations
  The Finnish Safety and Chemicals Agency (Tukes) and the Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira have completed their investigation into potential lin...
20/01/2016 Know more about the effects of the chemicals we use in Europe
European Chemicals Agency ECHA's Press Release   It is now easier to find information on 120 000 chemicals used in Europe today. There is now a new...
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