The IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute (IVL) bridges science and society to solve the environmental challenges the Earth is facing. Based in Stockholm, IVL was jointly founded by the Swedish state and national business interests to research industrial air and water issues.
IVL has a wide environmental profile and combines applied research and development with collaboration between industry and the public. Its consultancy is evidence-based and its research is characterized by interdisciplinary science and system thinking.
IVL is an environmental agency concentrating on much more. The interaction between ecological, economic and social perspectives is common to all of its assignments.