6. Odour Regulation and Policies

  1. Vincenzo Belgiorno,
  2. Vincenzo Naddeo and
  3. Tiziano Zarra
  1. S. Sironi,
  2. L. Capelli,
  3. L. Dentoni and
  4. R. Del Rosso

Published Online: 26 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118481264.ch6

Odour Impact Assessment Handbook

Odour Impact Assessment Handbook

How to Cite

Sironi, S., Capelli, L., Dentoni, L. and Del Rosso, R. (2012) Odour Regulation and Policies, in Odour Impact Assessment Handbook (eds V. Belgiorno, V. Naddeo and T. Zarra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118481264.ch6

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Politecnico di Milano, Department of Chemistry, Material and Chemical Engineering, Italy

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119969280

Online ISBN: 9781118481264



  • Odour regulation;
  • Air quality standards;
  • Direct exposure assessment;
  • Industrial odour emissions;
  • No-annoyance


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Regulation Based on Air Quality Standards and Limit Values

  • Regulation Based on Direct Exposure Assessment

  • Regulation Based on ‘No Annoyance’

  • Regulation Based on Application of Best Practice

  • Comparison of Different Regulatory Approaches