The District Courts decision in case of soil extraction in Mäntsälä
Criminal charges brought against three Destia’s employees over environmental offences. The proceedings were based on the view that the employees were guilty of environmental offences at the Harjula soil area in Mäntsälä between autumn 2010 and summer 2012. The prosecutor requested Destia Ltd be set a corporate fine of at least 50 thousand euro and be ordered to lose the financial proceeds of crime, approximately 580 thousand euro.
The District Court of Tuusula gave a decision today on 15 April 2016. The District Court sentenced three employees of Destia to fine days and Destia was set a corporate fine of 50 thousand euro and was ordered to lose the financial proceeds of crime, approximately 86 thousand euro.
The verdict is not yet final. Destia is considering to appeal decision.
More information: General Counsel Aki Markkola, tel. +358 400 685 669