Research that makes a difference

IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute is an independent research institute that conducts research and consultancy assignments on environmental and sustainability issues.

Our offer

We contribute to a sustainable society by turning science into reality, environmental problems into opportunities, and linear processes into a circular economy.


SWIC, Sjöstadsverket Water Innovation Centre

SWIC, Sjöstadsverket Water Innovation Centre, is owned and operated by IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and KTH Royal Institute of Technology. It is Sweden's leading and internationally prominent research and development facility in water purification technology. SWIC as a research and development facility plays an important role in solving global water and climate problems by driving problem-solving ideas to implementation.

Bild in ifrån anläggningen SWIC Water Innovation Centre

Our latest research

We conduct applied research for ecologically, economically and socially sustainable growth in the business sector and the rest of society.

Subscribe to our newsletter

Would you like to stay updated on the latest developments in environment and sustainability? Subscribe to our newsletter and receive regular updates on our projects, research findings, events, news, and other current issues in the field of environment and sustainability.