Since its foundation as the National Environmental Protection Institute (NEPI) in 1978, the National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) has been focused on supporting the development of Korea’s policy related to environment and institutions while addressing the urgent and main issues related to environment and help in leading the environmental research.
To acknowledge ecological welfare, the NIER conducts several research in an extensive variety of fields including natural wellbeing, atmosphere & air, water, resources, nature, and soil. Expanding upon the collected research learning and expertise in the environment, NIER have contributed to improving Korea’s environmental science and technology and improving environmental policy and addressing problems related to environment which directly affect people’s lives.
Environment and Health effects of fine particulate matter (PM 2.5) have turned into a matter of extraordinary open concern nowadays. Therefore, the general population interest for more secure and more average environment is more noteworthy than at any other time. Likewise, NIER will further fortify useful, on location research activities to help address ecological issues so that people in general feel the true benefits in their lives. NIER have additionally attempted to enhance nature of examination conclusions by pushing joint exploration exercises and information imparting. In light of these deliberations, NIER set out the objective of turning into one of the world’s four heading ecological exploration initiates inside two decades through proceeded with brilliance in natural environment and development.