2. Odour Characterization and Exposure Effects

  1. Vincenzo Belgiorno,
  2. Vincenzo Naddeo and
  3. Tiziano Zarra
  1. V. Naddeo,
  2. V. Belgiorno and
  3. T. Zarra

Published Online: 26 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118481264.ch2

Odour Impact Assessment Handbook

Odour Impact Assessment Handbook

How to Cite

Naddeo, V., Belgiorno, V. and Zarra, T. (2012) Odour Characterization and Exposure Effects, in Odour Impact Assessment Handbook (eds V. Belgiorno, V. Naddeo and T. Zarra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118481264.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Sanitary Environmental Engineering Division (SEED), Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno, Italy

Author Information

  1. Sanitary Environmental Engineering Division (SEED), Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 28 DEC 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119969280

Online ISBN: 9781118481264

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Keywords:

  • Odour characterization;
  • Odour exposure;
  • Vapour pressure;
  • Hedonic tone;
  • Water solubility

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Attribute Descriptors

  • Chemistry and Odours

  • Odorous Compounds, Thresholds and Sources

  • Public Health Relevance of Odour Exposure

  • Odour Annoyance and Nuisance