Boretang 200
2400 Mol

Phone : +32 14335372

MSP-Project Coordinator:

Jan Theunis
Phone: +32 14335372

Partner description

With approximately 600 highly qualified researchers and supporting staff, VITO is the largest Belgian research institution active in the fields of energy, environment and materials. It’s Environmental Risk and Health Unit (about 70 researchers) has a long history in the assessment of air quality and associated health risks. The Air Quality Measurements team has 20 years of lab and field experience and unique lab test facilities to test and validate measurement equipment and methods both for indoor and outdoor environments, including multivariate calibration, data processing, and interpretation of results. The Unit has a research programme on Sensor networks and Mobile Monitoring to develop and apply novel methods to assess people’s personal exposure to adverse environmental factors, i.e. air pollution.