Updates

New COMEAP publication

The Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants (COMEAP) has published a report on The Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution on Cardiovascular Morbidity: Mechanistic Evidence (COMEAP, 2018).  This report updates COMEAP’s earlier review of the evidence of possible mechanisms of cardiovascular effects for air pollutants (COMEAP, 2006).

Just one week left to apply for the Committee

There are several vacancies arising on the IAQM committee. We are looking for members who want to support the Institute's development over the next few years.Whatever your background and expertise within air quality, membership of the IAQM Committee will help you to shape your Institute's future. This is your chance to give something back to ...

IAQM responds to the draft Clean Air Strategy 2018

The IAQM has responded to Defra’s consultation on the draft Clean Air Strategy 2018, which was published on 22 May 2018.After inviting member comments and submissions in response to the consultation questions, the IAQM committee has prepared a response. The submission welcomes the strategy, which has been called for by the IAQM for several years, ...

Consultation opens on Guidance on Monitoring in the Vicinity of Demolition and Construction Sites v2.0

First published in 2012, the IAQM Guidance on Monitoring in the Vicinity of Demolition and Construction Sites has now been updated, taking into account the feedback received from the users of the original document and to make reference to newly available monitoring equipment. This version also includes a new case study, providing examples of good or poor practice of locating ...

Update to Guidance on the assessment of odour for planning

This Guidance was originally published by IAQM in 2014. In keeping with general IAQM principles, it is prudent to review such guidance after a period of time to ensure that it is up to date and still represents best practice. The amendments, which are tracked and explained in a change log at the beginning of ...