Environment and sustainable development at KTH

KTH contributes to sustainable development by providing educational programmes, conducting research and by interacting with the surrounding community. Through its activities, KTH also impacts the environment in practical terms through the consumption of materials and water, energy and chemicals, travel and transport and construction, and indirectly through purchasing and procurement.

Reducing consumption is climate smart – but how to make it attractive?

Borrow your neighbour’s ladder. Repair that broken bike. Share your wardrobe. There’s more to sustainable consumption than simply buying eco-labeled products. Karin Bradley heads a research project that aims to make sustainability the easiest choice.

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News & Events

Workshop for the network KTH Food Sustainability

Workshop on food sustainability for all KTH researchers and teachers interested in food sustainability along the food supply value chain.

Date: 13 March, 09.00-13.00
Place: Salongen, KTH main library
> More information and program
> Registration


Become a visiting researcher at SEI

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) welcomes applications from KTH researchers and PhD students wishing to spend time as visiting researchers SEI centres around the world. The opportunity includes a working space in an exciting research environment and requires that the visiting researcher is receiving salary from KTH.

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Meeting with the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency

KTH researchers are welcome to meet the Swedish EPA about their annual Research Call. 

Date: 7 March, 13.00-15.00
Place: Brinellvägen 8, floor 11, room Styrelserummet
> More information and registration here


Accelerating the implementation of sustainable development in the curriculum, 10-11 Sep

KTH is co-hosting a conference for teaching professionals focusing on how to integrate, promote or otherwise catalyse the implementation of teaching on sustainable development at higher education institutions. 

> Learn more, submit abstracts and register


Questions about KTH's environmental management system?

Questions about environment or sustainability in research, educationor collaboration at KTH?'