Subsidiaries and joint ventures

IVL is the owner of three subsidiaries and co-owner of the R&D facility Hammarby Sjöstadsverk.

Basta Online AB

Basta Online AB is owned to 60 percent by IVL and 40 percent by the Swedish Construction Federation. The company is a commercialization of a research project developing a system for phasing out particularly hazardous substances from construction products, the so-called BASTA system. Learn more about BASTA online here.

EPD International AB

EPD International AB is a wholly owned subsidiary of IVL since 2014. EPD International operates and manages the EPD system which is a system for verification and registration of environmental product declarations, EPDs. Learn more about EPD International here.

Hammarby Sjöstadsverk

Hammarby Sjöstadsverk is a unique R&D plant for testing and development of technologies for water treatment. The goal is to turn wastewater directly into potable water. The plant is owned jointly by IVL and KTH. Read more about Hammarby Sjöstadsverk here.


For more than ten years IVL owns SEC - Sino-Swedish Environmental Technology Development Center Ltd- together with TAES (Tianjin Academy of Environmental Sciences). In 2014 we established the wholly-owned subsidiary IVL Environmental Technologies in Beijing.