Ammonia as an air quality pollutant September 2023

Monday 18 September 2023, 1:00pm - Wednesday 20 September 2023, 12:00pm
at UK Centre For Ecology & Hydrology, Penicuik
Booking for this event is closed

This is a face-to-face course in Edinburgh UKCEH.

Ammonia as an Air Quality Pollutant (Location - Edinburgh)

18, 19 & 20 September 2023, two-day course running over three days 18th (1pm-4pm), 19th (9.30am-4pm), 20th(9.30am-4pm)

To benefit from the Early Bird discount, please book by 17 July 2023.

The partner CDT/ DTP rate is only available for students registered with the following CDT/DTP: STARS, FRESH, QMEE, QUADRAT, GW4+, ARIES, IAPETUS, CENTA2, ACCE, ENVISION, SSCP, E4, SCENARIO, Eco-Risk & GALLANT - otherwise please use the student rate!

This 2-day interactive course (over three days) is an introduction to ammonia as an air pollutant and its role in air quality impacts. The course will cover an overview of the sources and effects of ammonia pollution, air quality policies and legislations targeted at reducing emissions and impacts of ammonia. The course will also explain how ammonia is measured and how to link concentrations to effects in local assessments.


  • Ammonia as an atmospheric pollutant including an overview of legislation and mitigation options
  • The impact of ammonia on sensitive ecosystems


  • Ammonia measurement techniques
  • Designing an ammonia experiment


  • Designing an ammonia experiment contd.
  • Group exercise.

Full course description

You may also be interested in our 3-day course on ammonia: 

         Ammonia basics: measurement planning: full details here:                     

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UK Centre For Ecology & Hydrology, Penicuik

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