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8th IWA Odour & VOC/Air Emission Conference 14-17 October 2019 Hangzhou, China

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8thIWA   The 8th IWA conference on odour and VOC/air emissions will take place in the beautiful city of Hangzhou in China. This mid-october 2019 conference is one of the major international ones together with the WEF conference and the NOSE. This time, the conference is organized by the  Universities of Zhejiang and Tianjin.

   As decided in the last IWA Specialist Group on “Odours and Volatile Emissions” meeting, Prof Dezhao Liu will be the chair of this event. Traditionally the organizer of these events take also the chair of the IWA Specialist Group. Authors wishing to participate in this conference are invited to submit abstracts by email or online via the official website (not available yet).

20th Conference Odour and Emissions of Plastic Materials, 20-21 March 2018 in Kassel, Germany

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20th OEConference   Since the first workshop, held in Kassel in 1999, the interest in odours of plastics has continued to grow significantly. This is the 20th Conference in this field of development organized by the Kassel University.

   A new edition of the Conference Odour and Emissions of Plastic Materials will be held in the 20th and 21st of March 2018 in Kassel, Germany. The aim of these group of conferences is to present the measuring instruments for evaluation odours and emissions and the new developments in industries to reduce them.

Round table about Consolidated knowledge and open issues on characterization and management of olfactory nuisances in Trieste, Italy

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round table trieste   The Department of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science of the University of Trieste is organizing a round table together with the Order of Chemists from the Italian region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia about  the state of the science and technologies and open issues in olfactory nuisances characterization and management. This event is organized in collaboration with the Italian Association of Chemistry under the patronage of the Regional Agency of Environmental Protection (ARPA). This event will take place the 19th of February 2018 in the Auditorium of Museo Revoltella, Via Diaz 27, Trieste (Italy). The inscription is free. 

   In the opening of the eighth week of the year, during the meetings of the Working Groups of the European Committee on Standardization (CEN), a round table will be held in Trieste, to discuss and define technical standards for characterization of odours.  A workshop (mainly in Italian language) is proposed for the presentation of consolidated methods for technical characterization of olfactory nuisances and a round table (in English) for discussing open issues on the above mentioned subjects.