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Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990-2016

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In 2016 GHG emissions amounted to 79.7 million tonnes of CO2 equivalents. This corresponds to a 1.0% increase compared to 2015. read more
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EMAS at the Environment Agency Austria

Social and economic development impacts the environment. Our work takes that into account. read more
Invasive alien species

A prioritised list for risk assessment

An international team of researchers provides concrete suggestions as to which of species should be prioritised for risk assessment in the next few years. 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
Laboratory Services

Guaranteed accuracy in water quality measurements

Interlaboratory comparisons to prove the analytical competence of laboratories. Programm for 2018 online.
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European Water Initiative Plus

Managing and protecting water resources in Armenia

In the EUWI+ project Umweltbundesamt experts will support the national authorities achieving further improvements in water quality. read more
I Live green

Video competition: Share your green actions

The competition organised by the EEA and its partner network, invites all Europeans to show their creativity and to share their actions to help the environment. read more

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New Collaboration in Serbia

Assisting Serbia in the preparation of a new waste strategy and get a new national waste management plan off the ground. read more

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English Studies & Reports

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Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990-2016. In "Austria's Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory 1990–2016" the Umweltbundesamt presents updated f...

National Action Plan pursuant to Article 5 of the Stockholm Convention on POPs and Article 6 of t... This report is the second review of the National Action Plan pursuant to Article 5 of the Stockho...

First Austrian Science Coordination Workshop for In Vitro & In Silico Approaches to safety Assess... Toxicological science has been increasingly focused on animal-free and mechanism-based test metho...