#S31 Better Efficiency for Sewage Treatment (Project BEST)

PA Nutri – Reducing nutrient inputs to the sea to acceptable levels

The overall objective of the main project is to improve the environmental state of the Baltic Sea by reducing point-source load of nutrients and hazardous substances to the Sea.

The main project will especially aim at reducing the leakage of nutrients to the Baltic Sea by improving municipal wastewater treatment. There will be focus not only on nutrient discharges, but also on the contents of different hazardous substances in industrial wastewaters entering the municipal waste water treatment plants and the better control of industrial discharges as a whole.

Seed money project partnership

  • The City of Helsinki (Environmental Centre) (FI)
  • John Nurminen Foundation (FI)
  • The City of Warsaw, Department of Infrastructure (PL)
  • SUE «Vodokanal of St. Petersburg» (RU)


Seed money project’s total budget: 49,982.00 EUR

Mr Emil Vahtera; tel: +358 9 3107 0911; email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.