Table 45a. Environmental benefits created by environmental innovations by size category of personnel, 2006–2008, share of enterprises with innovations

Industry Size category of personnel Environmental benefits from the production of goods or services
Reduced material use per unit of output Reduced energy use per unit of output Reduced CO2 "footprint" Replaced materials with less polluting substitutes Reduced soil, water, noise, or air pollution Recycled waste, water, or materials
% % % % % %
All NACE - Total 10–49 29,2 29,9 23,2 22,0 20,7 30,0
50–249 39,4 40,9 31,8 29,9 28,0 39,8
250– 56,9 58,9 49,9 40,7 41,8 51,6
Total 33,6 34,6 27,2 25,2 23,9 33,9
Manufacturing 10–49 37,2 34,5 25,6 26,5 25,0 37,0
50–249 48,1 46,0 30,3 35,5 33,6 48,1
250– 66,4 66,2 53,4 49,6 53,2 61,4
Total 42,7 40,3 29,3 30,9 29,7 42,0
Services 10–49 21,3 25,2 20,8 17,6 16,3 23,1
50–249 25,4 32,8 34,4 20,9 18,9 26,4
250– 41,2 46,8 44,2 26,0 23,0 35,4
Total 23,3 27,9 24,8 18,7 17,2 24,5

Source: Innovation 2008, Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 10.6.2010

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