The Iraqi environment is suffering of problems and risks as a result of the damage inflicted during the past decades, which led to the deterioration of the basic components seriously can continue its negative effects for years. Such problems invited the interested people and environmentalists to the founding of Environmental Research Center (ERC) at the University of Technology in 2004. The decision issued by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in accordance with the Law No. (1) for the year 1995 concerning the Research Centers work to unite efforts in all fields and levels, and to develop effective solutions to reduce the environmental pollution risks by contributing serious and effective actions and activating the role of scientific research and its applications in a realistic and concrete way to protect the environment and ensure the achievement of the overall development and contribute in maintaining the ecological balance. The center has been struggling in the search for scientific cooperation with institutions and organizations concerned with the issue of the Iraqi environment to work on the development of his work and the development of research capacity mechanisms, as well as the training and rehabilitation of faculty and technical personnel's.