Sukces konferencji o tematyce zapachowej w Gdańsku.

mko16  Około 60 osób zebrało się na dwa dni w Gdańsku, aby uczestniczyć w dyskusjach na temat zagadnień związanych z zarządzaniem zapachem. Pierwsza Międzynarodowa Konferencja na temat Zapachów (MKO 2016) miała miejsce w zeszłym tygodniu, a zaangażowanie organizatorów jest próbką zainteresowania w tym kraju poszerzeniem wiedzy na temat zarządzania zapachem.

   The MKO2016 Conference was organized by the Environmental Odour Consulting in cooperation with two Polish universities-  Gdansk University of Technology and Wroclaw University of Technology. The event was sponsored by the companies Hornik, Olfasense, Perlan Technologies, Tigret, St. Croix Sensory, Inc and aurora Scientific. Many of these sponsors had a booth at the event. 

  The inauguration came from a member of the Polish cabinet of the Environmental Ministry for Infrastructure. After that, a presentation titled "Overview of odour legislation in selected countries of Europe, North America and Oceania" was presented.

   The program was divided in two days. The first day had a first session dealing with "odour policy, odour guidelines, legal aspects", a second session discussing "odour assessments methods: dynamic olfactometry, field inspections" and a third session about Odour Assessment Methods: Analytical Methods, Electronic Noses, Field Olfactometry and a last session about odour modelling.

   The second day started with a session about "Agriculture and Odours", following a practical session with several case studies in Waste Water treatment plants, Oil refineries and animal by-product (rendering) plants. The last sessions dealed with odour abatement methods and odours and Environment.

    For more info about this conference check their website here.

   A detailed Conference program in English can be downloaded here:  MKO2016-PROGRAM


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Carlos is the editor-chief of and has been in the odour world since 2001. Since then, Carlos has attended over 90 conferences in odour management, both national and international and authored a few papers on the subject. He has also organized a few international meetings and courses. Carlos owns a small company named Ambiente et Odora (AEO). He spends his free time with his wife and his twins, Laura and Daniel, and of course, writing on

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