plastic, ambient air, house dust

Proficiency testing scheme

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The testing laboratory of the Umweltbundesamt (Environment Agency Austria) offers 2014 profiency tests in a variety of matrices. read more
Air Pollution

Latest measurements from all monitoring sites

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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
Austrian air emissions

Austria´s National Inventory Report 2014

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Submission under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and under the Kyoto Protocol. read more
Laboratory Services

Interlaboratory Comparisons

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

Cooperation on climate change mitigation in Southeast Asia

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Austrian Experts will be responsible for the implementation of a reporting system in the land use sector according to the IPCC requirements. read more
New Release

Climate Change Adaptation Manual

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A new collection of case studies on climate change adaptation which comprises more than 300 pages has been edited, among others, by experts from the Umweltbundesamt. read more
Risks Associated with their Application

New plant breeding Techniques

An overview and a discussion of biosafety–related aspects of the application of biotechnology-based approaches in plant breeding. read more

Joint report

Genetically modified crops

Experts prepared a literature study with the aim to find out how the cultivation of herbicide-resistant, genetically modified (GM) crops has affected the environment. read more

method development

Development of a Black List of Invasive Species

The introduction of non-native, invasive species alters habitats and native species communities, leading to a decline in biodiversity in the long term. read more

News from EEA

 

Magic or recycling?

Transforming a bottle into a jacket may sound like magic, but it may be easier than you think. A new video from the European Envir...

 

Europe's climate continues to change

The period from 2004-2013 was the warmest decade on record in Europe. Many other changes significant for Europe have been observed...

 

The 'green economy' can encourage jobs and innovation - study

Europe can create jobs and encourage innovation by using resources much more efficiently, according to a new report from the Europ...

Latest News

07.07.2014

Genetically modified crops The German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation and the Environment Agencies of Switzerland and...

24.06.2014

Cooperation on climate change mitigation in Sou... Environment Agency Austria supports Sinhalese institutions in developing an IPCC-compliant greenh...

12.05.2014

Development of a Black List of Invasive Species Experts from the Environment Agency Austria and the University of Vienna proposed a method for th...