The Finnish Cosmetic and Detergent Association

The Finnish Cosmetic and Detergent Association (Teknokemian Yhdistys ry, TY) is a Finnish trade association representing the interests of companies manufacturing and/or distributing perfumery, cosmetic and toiletry products, detergents and cleaning products for consumers and institutional & industrial use, and similar chemical products. Our membership represents approximately 80 per cent of the total domestic sales.

The main mission of the association is to create a favourable operational environment for the member companies by following the legislative issues and contributing to their preparation, following the developments of the industry both in Finland and on the European level, gathering sales statistics, arranging meetings, negotiations and workshops.

The Association is a member of Cosmetics Europe and International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products (A.I.S.E.). The association participates actively in the work of these European Associations.


Contact us

The Finnish Cosmetic and Detergent Association (Teknokemian Yhdistys ry)
P.O. Box 311, 00131 Helsinki
Eteläranta 10, 00130 Helsinki

Tel. +358 9 172 841
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Contact us
  sari verkkovaraani Director-General
Sari Karjomaa
Tel. +358 50 342 9934
  eevamari verkkovaraani Regulatory Affairs Manager - Cosmetics
Eeva-Mari Karine
Tel. +358 50 338 4236
  satu verkkovaraani Assistant
Satu Vanhanen
Puh. 050 520 3503