Research impact

Report results out into nature

The Nessling foundation supports scientific research in all areas of environmental protection, such as research on the impacts of environmental loading on the atmosphere, water environment and soil ecosystem, research and development in environmental technology, and research on environmental management, legislation and policy.

Over the last few years the emphasis has been on solution-oriented research in all supported areas of research.

The foundation also supports dissemination of research findings and organization of scientific conferences and seminars.

“Research from fish and microbes to newest technological inventions”

Since the beginning of its history, Maj and Tor Nessling Foundation has awarded almost 50 million EUR in research funds. After the year 2000, the total sum granted annually has grown from 1.4 million EUR to about 2.5 million EUR. Most of the projects that have been supported have extended over several years.