Slider Slider

Air quality

AtmósferaResearch in air pollution complex problems, facilitating the comprehension of its causes and the follow-up of the impact of the emission sources responsible for the problem. More Info

Energy and transport

EnergíaPromoting cleaner and low emission energies and technologies, based on the characteristics of its benefits as a solution to climate change and complex problems of air pollution. Developing innovative proposals that will facilitate its adaptation.More Info


News, Workshop

Workshop: “Proposals for the Decontamination Plan for the Metropolitan Region of Chile”.

On July 24th, 2014, the submission of proposals for the Decontamination Plan for the Metropolitan Region of Santiago was performed. The workshop was attended by Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Professor Mario Molina, the Environment Minister Pablo Badenier, varied national authorities and international visitors. Presentations: Climate Change and air pollution, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Mario Molina. (*) Atmospheric […]

Read More


BenMap – Instructor Led Training, Santiago 2015

BenMAP CE  is a Open Source, Windows-based program that uses Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to estimate the health impacts and economic benefits of changes in air quality at the city and regional scale. Some of the purposes for which BenMAP is used include the following: Generation of population/community level ambient pollution exposure maps; Comparison of […]

Read More

Books and Magazines, News

Worldbank Report: Clean Air and Healthy Lungs – Enhancing the World Bank’s Approach to Air Quality Management

From www.worldbank.org – February 22, 3:10 AM http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/2015/02/24022074/clean-air-healthy-lungs-enhancing-world-banks-approach-air-quality-management Air quality is best addressed through projects purposely designed to take on air pollution rather than as an add-on component in other types of projects Building better infrastructure for air quality management in Africa and Asia, where urbanization is accelerating, will save lives now and support the […]

Read More

More News

Corfo and Acredited Center I+D