Earthy Solutions

Practical Research for Preserving Europe’s Soils

The research project RECARE has brought together Europe’s leading soil scientists to focus on preserve and restore Europe’s soils. read more
European Water Initiative Plus

Water quality monitoring in the EU Neighbourhood

Half-time of the EUWI+ project: Solutions for water resource management in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Belarus and Ukraine. read more
A qualitative evaluation for Austria

Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The INNOVATE Project: A new report summarises the results which focused on designing and evaluating policy instruments. read more
Growth in Transition Conference 2018 in Vienna

Europe in Transition

The international Conference takes place on 14 and 15 November 2018 in the context of Austria’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union. read more
Conference-Video online!

Human biomonitoring in Europe

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A Conference under the auspices of the Austrian Presidency on 28 September highlighted the future of Human Biomonitoring in Europe. read more
Training Center

National Greenhouse Gas and Air Emission Inventory
We offer tailor-made support for the establishment or improvement of a national or regional emission inventory. read more
Umweltbundesamt- Study

Air Quality and urban traffic in the EU

On behalf of the EU Parliament the Umweltbundesamt conducted a study to gain deeper insights into air quality problems of cities and regions, which are often caused by traffic. read more

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Green Chemistry Conference

As a final event of the programme “Smart and Sustainable Europe" conference on Green Chemistry takes place on 5-6 November 2018 in Vienna. read more

Tuesday 20 November 2018

Conference on Plastic and Micro Plastic Pollution

Register now! The conference in Brussels aims to define next steps for the elimination of plastics and microplastics in the environment. read more

News from EEA


Mercury pollution remains a problem in Europe and globally

Historical and current emissions of mercury continue to present a significant risk to the environment and human health, accordin...


Vote for your favourite WaterPIX finalist photos

The WaterPIX photo competition, organised by the European Environment Agency (EEA), has reached its last stage with 49 finalist ...


Europe continues to phase out substances harmful to the ozone layer un...

Overall efforts to reduce the use of chemicals harming the ozone layer across the European Union continued in 2017 and the EU ha...

Latest News


Uzbek environmental experts on study visit to V... On 14-20 October the Umweltbundesamt hosts a study visit on environmental monitoring and informat...


Air Quality and urban traffic in the EU On behalf of the European Parliament the Umweltbundesamt conducted a study related to air quality...


Earthy Solutions – Practical Research for Pre... For the past five years, the research project RECARE has brought together Europe’s leading soil...

English Studies & Reports

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Which national policy Instruments can reduce Consumption-based Greenhouse Gas Emissions? The INNOVATE project analysed Austria’s consumption-based greenhouse gas emissions. This repor...

Austria´s Inventory Adjustment Report 2018. Following the NEC Directive Article 5 – Flexibilities, Member States may submit adjusted annual...

Austria‘s Annual Air Emission Inventory 1990–2016 The report on Austria’s Annual Air Emission Inventory 1990–2016, compiled by the Umweltbundes...