EN 16414:2014

Ambient air - Biomonitoring with mosses - Accumulation of atmospheric contaminants in mosses collected in situ: from the collection to the preparation of samples EN 16414:2014

Publication date:   Jun 17, 2014

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   Sep 3, 2019


CEN/TC 264 Air quality

European Norm

13.040.20   Ambient atmospheres



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This European Standard describes the sampling protocol and the preparation of samples of in situ mosses to monitor the bioaccumulation of atmospheric contaminants.
This European Standard specifies the actions that shall be taken from the field sampling of mosses to their final preparation before analysis for targeted contaminants.
This European Standard is of interest to all operators wishing to conduct air quality biomonitoring studies.

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EN 16414:2014
90.93 Standard confirmed
Sep 3, 2019