Monitoring and evaluating the health risks from air pollution in buildings including emissions from building materials and consumer products

  • Start date : 22/09/2014 00:00:00
  • End date : 24/09/2014 23:59:59
  • Where : Ispra, Italy

Environment, consumers and health, Others, European Commission

The training course, co-organised by JRC/IHCP and WHO-Europe, is aimed as a capacity building activity targeting the countries involved in the EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR) and other EU Accession and Candidate countries and aims at providing hands-on training on:


  • state-of-the-art techniques, standards and protocols to measure and monitor a wide array of health relevant air pollutants and tools for evaluating the associated health effects in buildings as well as quality control/assurance to enhance data comparability across regions/ countries;
  • methodologies to test emissions from construction materials and consumer products and evaluate the associated health risks.