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Field Comparison Exercise for gravimetric assessment of PM10 and PM2,5

[Vergleichsmessung zur gravimetrischen Bestimmung von PM10 und PM2,5]

EPTIS factsheet 490634 | Last revision 2023-09-08 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts490634 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts490634

PT provider
PT provider Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria) Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria)
Based in Austria
Language(s) Deutsch, English on request
Remarks Additional keywords: Accredited according ISO/IEC 17043, Air Quality Monitoring Networks, Institutes, Civil engineers, Laboratories operating Networks or performing measurements for assessment of Air Quality, comparison with limit values, particulate matter.
Product groups Air
Testing fields Environmental protection
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Aerosols in ambient air PM10 or PM2,5 Sampling and gravimetric assessment
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants all bodies, institutes or persons doing ambient air monitoring
Linked to specific legislation / standards Air Quality Directive 50/2008/EC, 1480/2015/EC Immissionsschutzgesetz-Luft (IG-L) und Verordnungen (Austrian Air Quality Protection Act and Ordonances) AQUILA Doc N37: Organisation of Intercomparison Exercises for Gaseous Air Pollution for EU National Air Quality Reference Laboratories and Laboratories of the WHO Euro Region
Additional, subsidiary aims proof of competence (proficiency testing)
Number of participants 9-12
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Akkreditierung Austria on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by Bundesministerium für Klimaschutz, Umwelt, Energie (Federal Ministry - Republic of Austria)
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depends on number of components, around € 1.100.-
Regularly operated Yes (every two years)
Year of first operation 2017
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria)
Spittelauer Lände 5
1090 Vienna

Phone: +43-1-31304 4334
Fax: -
Web: http://www.umweltbundesamt.at http://www.umweltbundesamt.at
Mag. Marina Fröhlich
Phone: +43-1-31304 5862
Fax: +43-1-31304-5800
Email: marina.froehlich@umweltbundesamt.at marina.froehlich@umweltbundesamt.at
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Austria, Dr. Heinz Fröschl. Dr. Heinz Fröschl.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5