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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 2018-08-27 | 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.
Keywords
Product groups Air
Testing fields Environmental protection
Sampling
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 Nachweis der Kompetenz (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 for part of the parameters

National Reference Laboratory for Air Quality acc. EC Air Quality Directives

Operation is commissioned / requested by Bundesministerium für Nachhaltigkeit und Tourismus (Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism)
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depends on number of components, around € 1.100.-
Regularly operated No (last time in 2017/2018 for PM10 and PM2,5)
When will be the next round PM10: spring 2019, PM2,5: spring 2020
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria)
Spittelauer Lände 5
1090 Vienna
Austria

Phone: +43-1-31304 2222
Fax: +43-1-31304 5222
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, Mr Robert Leubolt. Mr Robert Leubolt.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21