UNECE – HTAP

Task Force on Hemispheric Transport of Air Pollution To develop a comprehensive understanding of intercontinental transport of air pollution in the Northern Hemisphere, the Executive Body of the UNECE Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution (LRTAP...

UNECE – LRTAP

UNECE – LRTAP The Institute provides scientific support to the Italian Ministry of Environment in the framework of the working groups activity within the UNECE Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP). The CLRTAP addresses some of the major...

GEO Task HE-02 – “Tracking Pollutants”

The GEO Work Plan 2012-2015 includes the Health Task on Tracking Pollutants (HE-02), which is aimed to: Increase the availability of Earth observation and information needed to track pollutants and anticipate changes to the environment. Harmonize standard operating...

Laboratories

Organic Chemistry Lab   Organic Chemistry Lab Semi-volatile componds are mainly studied in the organic chemistry lab. Samples analytical processes are split according to the expected concentrations. For example samples coming from remote areas (expected low...

Field Campaign Equipment

Gas Monitoring is performed by means of automatic instrumentation for sampling and concentration measurements. Such instruments are NOx analyzers and  chemiluminescence analyzers, CO infrared analyzers, O3 UV Photometry analyzers, hydrocarbons flame ionization...