Climate change

Trends and projections in Europe 2015

A new report reveals that greenhouse gas emissions in Europe decreased by 23% between 1990 and 2014. Environment Agency Austria contributed Austrian data. read more
Laboratory Services

Guaranteed accuracy in water quality measurements

Interlaboratory comparisons to prove the analytical competence of laboratories. Programm for 2016 online. read more
Austrian pilot study online

United against plastic in the environment

Austrian pilot study on investigations of plastics in the Danube was handed over to Luxembourg's Minister for the Environment, Carole Dieschbourg. read more
New Report

State of the Art in the Food, Drink and Milk Industries

The report focuses on those techniques and processes which are relevant from an environmental point of view in the Austrian Food Industry. read more

European standards for chemicals in Serbia

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Experts from Austria will assist the Serbian authorities in the implementation of European chemicals and biocides regulations. read more
Celebrating the anniversary

30 years of the Environment Agency Austria

Climate change, resource scarcity, energy transition: 450 experts in 55 scientific disciplines are developing solution strategies for politics and the economy. 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

New Report

Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990–2014

The Umweltbundesamt presents up-to-date figures of greenhouse gas emissions in Austria. read more

News from EEA


Explaining vehicle emissions ' why do laboratory and road measurements...

The road transport sector is a major contributor to Europe's emissions of greenhouse gases and air pollution. For certain pollutan...


Floodplain management: reducing flood risks and restoring healthy ecos...

Floodplains once covered wide stretches along European rivers, but today only fractions of them remain. These ecosystems have an i...


Circular economy to have considerable benefits, but challenges remain...

The environmental benefits of adopting a circular economy in Europe could be considerable ' reducing waste, and minimising the con...

Latest News


Heads of environment and nature conservation ag... On 19 January 2016 two delegations from European environment and nature conservation agencies wil...


European standards for chemicals in Serbia Experts from the Environment Agency Austria will assist the Serbian authorities in the implementa...


On the Road to Paris In view of COP 21 the Austrian Environment Agency compiled a study for the European Parliament co...

English Studies & Reports

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Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990-2014. In "Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990–2014" the Umweltbundesamt presents updated f...

Austria´s National Air Emission Projections 2015 for 2015, 2020 and 2030. This report covers the results of projections for the pollutants sulphur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen...

Austria´s National Inventory Report 2015. The National Inventory Report 2015 (NIR 2015) gives a comprehensive description of the trend and...