Workshop on Aviation non-CO2 emissions 13-14 December 2023

European Commission, BrusselsBREY Auditorium – Avenue d’Auderghem 45 BackgroundFor over 25 years, successive European aviation Strategic Research and InnovationAgendas set ambitious environmental and climate goals (i.e. ACARE Flightpath 20501) andthe achievements are very good. However, only last year, in the latest edition of Europe’sVision for Sustainable Aviation by ACARE, the importance of all non-CO2 effects wasadequately recognised. The “Fly…

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Newsletter 40 July 2023

Read our latest Newsletter in which the following topics are addressed– Eco-terrorism– 9th Annual Meeting of TFTEI June 2023 report– XVI Congress of protecting classified information related to business and persons– In Memoriam Johannes (Joop) Van Ham and much more. Click here

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Cutting pollution would significantly reduce heart attacks and strokes in Europe

Scientific evidence shows that environmental risks are responsible for a major share of cardiovascular disease, which is the most common cause of death in Europe. A European Environment Agency analysis, published today, provides an overview of the link between environment and cardiovascular disease, highlighting that addressing pollution, extreme temperatures, and other environmental risks are cost-effective actions to reduce the…

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In Memoriam Johannes (Joop) Van Ham: an appreciation from His Colleagues and Friends in EFCA delivered by Andrzej Jagusiewicz (President) on 16.06.2023

We were greatly saddened to hear of the death of our colleague and friend Joop Van Hamm, who contributed so much to the development of an evidence-based European policy for air protection and who played such a significant part in the founding and development of EFCA as a vehicle for championing it. Joop will be remembered for the breadth…

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Proceedings UFP symposium 2022

Ultrafine Particles – Air Quality and Climate: European Federation of Clean Air and Environmental Protection Associations (EFCA) International Symposium, Brussels, Belgium, July 5 and 6, 2022 – Proceedings Saathoff, Harald 1 Institut für Meteorologie und Klimaforschung – Atmosphärische Aerosolforschung (IMK-AAF), Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) Abstract: Ultrafine particles (UFP), the nano fraction…

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Ninth International Symposium on Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases

Identify game changers and verify impact June 21-23, 2023, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Non-CO2 greenhouse gases include many substances, such as methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O), fluorocarbons (CFCs, HFCs, SF6, etc), black carbon, aerosols, and tropospheric ozone (O3). These contribute significantly to climate forcing. Reducing non-CO2 greenhouse gas emissions is often more cost-effective than reducing CO2 emissions. Read more. Registration for NCGG9, June…

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