panttikorvaus

English translation: deposit fee

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Finnish term or phrase:panttikorvaus
English translation:deposit fee
Entered by: Adriana Andronache

10:48 Oct 4, 2010
Finnish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Economics
Finnish term or phrase: panttikorvaus
Palautuspisteen pitää rekisteröityä X:n järjestelmään voidakseen saada panttikorvauksia ja/tai käsittelykorvauksia.
Adriana Andronache
Local time: 15:22
deposit fee
Explanation:
This term is used by Suomen Palautuspakkaus Oy that administers the recycling of beverage containers and promotes recycling in Finland.
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Pia Maljanen
Finland
Local time: 15:22
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deposit fee


Explanation:
This term is used by Suomen Palautuspakkaus Oy that administers the recycling of beverage containers and promotes recycling in Finland.

Example sentence(s):
  • The Deposit Fee is an amount of compensation paid by Palpa to a Recipient for the recyclable plastic bottles a Recipient has received, for which deposits have been reimbursed to the consumers, and which are both identifiable and certified after inspection

    Reference: http://www.palpa.fi/files/palpafi/pantinmaksajat/PALPA_pullo...
Pia Maljanen
Finland
Local time: 15:22
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Native speaker of: Native in FinnishFinnish, Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in category: 8
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Kiitos!

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neutral  Spencer Allman: just 'deposit'?
17 hrs
  -> i do not think deposit would work because the deposit is what the customer gets when recycling
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