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|Norwegian Institute for Air Research
|The institute has about 140 employees of which about 72 are scientists, and has accredited laboratories for chemical analyses and monitoring instruments. NILU's annual turnover is 12 mill US$. About 12% of the budget is a base grant from the Norwegian Ministry of Environment and the Norwegian Research Council to support NILU as a national research institution for air pollution.
NILU's head office is at Kjeller outside Oslo. A specialised office for Arctic related matters are an integrated part of the Polar Environmental Centre in Tromso.