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IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute

A memorandum of understanding between KTH and IVL was signed the 17th of December 2013 with the aim of strengthening and expanding cooperation between the two partners, amongst others within the field of renewable energy, transportation, environmental engineering and ergonomics.

A Memorandum of Understanding (pdf 605 kB)  has been signed stating that the parties will further deepenen collaboration in a common target document.

One of collaborative project between IVL and KTH is Hammarby Sjöstadsverket (sjostad.ivl.se)  - a unique facility for R&D and demonstration and a platform for development and exchange of knowledge and technologies in water treatment and related environmental technology.

IVL website

Contact persons

Owner: Göran Finnveden, Vice President for Sustainable Development.
Partner director: Lars J Pettersson, Professor, Division of Chemical Technology, Shool of Chemical Science and Engineering. larsp@ket.kth.se , +4687908259
Partner manager: Karin Larsdotter, KTH Sustainability Office. karinlar@kth.se , +4687097052

Steering group
Lars J Pettersson, Professor, Division of Chemical Technology, Shool of Chemical Science and Engineering, KTH.
Annika Vänje, Researcher, Unit of Ergonomics, School of Technology and Health, KTH.
Tove Malmqvist Stigell, Associate Professor, Department of Sustainable Development, Environmental Science and Engineering (SEED), School of Arcitecture and the Built Environment, KTH.
David Nilsson, Director, KTH Water Center

Östen Ekengren, Executive Vice President, IVL.
Elin Eriksson, Director Sustainable Organisation, Products and Processes, IVL.
Carin Ström, Research Coordinator, IVL.