Information and services for employees at SLU
Information and services for employees at SLU

Environmental work at MVM

Frozen leaves on concrete stairs
At MVM center an ongoing environmental work is conducted (Foto: Ulrika Hurtig)

Environmental policy for MVM Center

  • We contribute to ecologically, socially, and economically sustainable development.
  • Environmental considerations are integrated in all decisions made and in all activities.
  • Our environmental work is based on constant improvement, with the  environmental legislation as its foundation. 

Decided by intendenturföreståndare Willem Goedkoop 2014-09-19.


Environmental objectives for the MVM Center

Overview of objectives for the MVM Center.

SLU is in the progress of getting certified according to ISO 14001 at the end of 2016 and is currently establishing common environmental goals. MVM-centrum aim to harmonise the environmental goals with the common ones and are awaiting those regarding education, environmental monitoring (FOMA) and research. Concerning more details goals, MVM has the following ones for business travels:

MVM-centrum will, as a mean to achieve the common goal of a 10 % reduction of carbon dioxide emissions from business travels:

Reduce the carbon dioxide emissions from domestic flights with 10 % per full-time employee compared with 2013 levels, at the latest by the end of 2016.

Decide by Willem Goedkoop 2014-09-19


Document about the objectives (in Swedish)

Audits 2013

Audits (reports in Swedish)


MVM center has an Environmental Guide (so far only avaliabe in Swedish)

Welcome to leave suggestions for improvement to the environmental coordinators:

  • at the website
  • direkt to the coordinator
  • the mailbox (if you want to remain anonymous)



Energy and Technology:

Annika Nordin, Maria Bywall , Håkan Jönsson

Soil and Environment:
Carmen Sosa

Aquatic Sciences and Assessment:
Caroline Orback, Maria Bywall

Links to the departments

Energy and Technology: :
external & internal

Soil and Environment:
external  & internal

Aquatic Sciences and Assessment:
external  & internal

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