21 - 24 September 2015

Land Use and Water Quality 2015

The 2nd international and interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality will take place in Vienna, Austria. Abstract submission will be possible until February 1, 2015. read more
Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

Umweltbundesamt responded to EU proposal of criteria

The EU Commission has launched a public consultation to receive information relevant for the upcoming impact assessment regarding different criteria options for endocrine disrupting chemicals. read more

Sustainable Transport and Tourism along the Danube

The project partners prepared a guideline for the implementation of concrete sustainable mobility offers and tourist packages in 6 countries along the Danube. read more
Air Pollution

Latest measurements from all monitoring sites

Overview of the current concentrations at all monitoring sites. Everyone can contribute to clean air, e.g. by cutting back on driving or by saving energy. read more
What we do

Our Services & References

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Over the years, Umweltbundesamt has completed numerous projects in various environmental fields. read more
European Environment Agency

Extreme weather driving countries to adapt to climate change

The main aim of a new report is to share experiences, lessons learned and good practice in adaptation. read more
International Year of Soils

European Topic Centre on Urban, Land and Soil Systems

Under the leadership of the Environment Agency Austria, experts from eight organisations will be analysing available European data on land use and urban development. read more

Laboratory Services

Interlaboratory Comparisons 2015

The accredited testing laboratory for environmental, GMO and fuel analysis at the Environment Agency Austria offers interlaboratory comparisons. read more

Croatia - 15 January 2015

Umweltbundesamt strengthens environmental inspection

Official kick-off event in Zagreb: The Austrian expert organisation provides advice to the Croatian authorities in matters of the environment sector for the eighth time. read more

News from EEA


Europe's green economy and other stories: what you may have missed in ...

As 2014 comes to a close, the European Environment Agency (EEA) looks back at some of the interesting findings from its work throu...


A quarter of Europe's population exposed to harmful traffic noise

More than 125 million Europeans could be exposed to levels of road traffic noise above legal guidelines. This causes a range of h...


Waste prevention: decoupling waste generation from economic growth

Preventing waste is a top priority of waste policy in the European Union with potential economic and environmental benefits. A new...

Latest News


Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals The European Commission has launched a public consultation to receive information relevant for th...


Environment Agency Austria strengthens environm... On 15 January, at an official kick-off event in Zagreb, the Environment Agency Austria presents a...


European Topic Centre on Urban, Land and Soil S... The work of the new European Topic Centre on urban, land and soil systems is starting in Vienna i...

English Studies & Reports

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NPP Fennovoima (Hanhikivi 1). Expert Statement to the Environmental Impact Assessment Report.

Kozloduy NPP - Construction of Unit 7. Report based on the Bulgarian replies to the Austrian Expert Statement to the EIA-Report of Inves...

New Plant Breeding Techniques and Risks Associated with their Application. This study addresses new plant breeding techniques (NPBTs) and, in particular, issues relevant fo...