Course on Odour Science & Management - 26-28 May, 2014, Auckland, NZ

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This course organized by the Clean Air Society of Australia & New Zealand will take place in Auckland, New Zealand and will provide training in odour science, regulation, management and control. Case studies and practical demonstrations of modelling software and sampling equipment will be used to illustrate applications and supplement lectures and discussion forum.

   The presenters of this course will be Jenny Barclay (independent Air Quality Consultant, Auckland), Paul Baynham (AirQuality Limited, Auckland) and Ian Evanson (MWH Global, Sydney).

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   Course attendees can choose to attend the 3 day course or any two or single days. This is the basic layout of the course:

Day 1 – Odour Science and Regulation

  • Odour perception
  • Physiology, psychology and community involvement
  • Regulatory criteria
  • Measurement – source sampling and field investigations
  • Workshop – practical demonstration of sampling equipment for odour

Day 2 – Odour Science and Regulation (cont)

  • Community consultation
  • Odour surveys
  • Odour management plans and responding to odour complaints
  • Dispersion modelling, assessment and analysis
  • Workshop – practical demonstration of a dispersion model for odour

Day 3 – Odour Management and Control

  • Biological odour control
  • Wet chemical systems
  • Activated carbon
  • Other technologies
  • Case studies




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Carlos is the editor-chief of and has been in the odour world since 2001. Since then, Carlos has attended over 90 conferences in odour management, both national and international and authored a few papers on the subject. He has also organized a few international meetings and courses. Carlos owns a small company named Ambiente et Odora (AEO). He spends his free time with his wife and his twins, Laura and Daniel, and of course, writing on

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