Latvian State Institute of Wood Chemistry (LSIWC)

LSIWC is an independent State non-profit organization which carries out R&D activities in the field of wood science and technologies under the supervision of the Ministry of Education and Science to develop scientifically grounded, environmentally friendly technologies providing competitive materials and products from wood and wood biomass and sustainable utilization of the resources for economic, social and environmental benefits in ways based on sound science. LSIWC is involved in the realisation of National research programs, national R&D projects, and international activities of FP7, COST and other projects most of which are implemented in cooperation with national and international partners.

Contact information:

Prof. Janis Gravitis
Latvian State Institute of Wood Chemistry
Dzērbenes str. 27

Phone: +371 67553063

Fax: +371 67550635


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 654371