CMK - Centre for Environmental Sciences

- Tackling environmental problems in an integrated, multidisciplinary way - 

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Our expertise

Studying how the environment and climate change affects human health and the ecosystem.

Creating a cleaner future with Bio-based pollution removal and Bio-based products.

Understanding tomorrow’s challenges through Monitoring biodiversity and Educational & Policy transition.

Not just a classical institute

At CMK, problems are tackled in a multidisciplinary way: Biologists, doctors, chemists, engineers, economists and lawyers work together. Always with one foot in society, we work in close collaboration with other institutes, companies, and policy makers.

Interested in a collaboration? We offer anything from the use of equipment to a fully holistic approach, dependent on your needs. Get in contact on

“At CMK, we tackle tomorrows environmental issues with a holistic, multidisciplinary focus. As an internationally renowned institution, we're committed to providing science-driven solutions that transcend academic boundaries, serving both business and society. Join us in shaping a sustainable future through rigorous research and actionable results”
Robert Malina | Director CMK

Meet our research teams

Analytical And Circular Chemistry (1)

Analytical and Circular Chemistry

Environmental Biology

Environmental Biology

Environmental Economics

Environmental Economics

Environmental Law

Environmental Law

Nuclear Tech

Nuclear Technology


Zoology, Biodiversity and Toxicology


Discover our "Research explained" podcast and youtube series

CMK Research Explained
HBVL Sofie Thijs

Al 3.600 tuinen ingeschreven voor ons groot bodemonderzoek

Sofie Thijs - HBVL

Foetus Onderzoek Roetdeeltjes Tim Nawrot

Nog voor hun geboorte hebben baby's al roetdeeltjes in hun longen en hersenen

Tim Nawrot - Radio 1

Nadia Soudzlovskaia 09

Stikstofuitstoot is heel schadelijk voor de heide

Nadia Soudzilovskaia - Radio 1


Vervuilde grond zuiveren met behulp van planten? Kan zeker!

Sofie Thijs - Radio 2

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