European Environment Agency

6th IPR technical meeting

The 6th IPR Technical meeting supporting the implementation of the Air Quality e-Reporting system (IPR Decision 2011/850/EU) took place on Tuesday 5th to Thursday 7th of November 2019 at the EEA in Copenhagen.

Minutes of the 6th IPR technical meeting

Agenda

Day 1 – Tuesday, 5 November

12:30 – 13:00                     Registration

13:00 – 15:00                     Verification of September submission for:

Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.

15:00 – 15:30                     Coffee break

15:30 – 17:30                     Verification of September submission

17:30                                     End of day 1

Day 2 – Wednesday, 6 November

PLENARY MEETING

08:30 – 09:00                     Registration

09:00 – 09:30                     Session 1: update on the EU Clean Air Policypresentation

09:30 – 10:45                     Session 2: AQ eReporting implementationpresentation

  • Overview of September 2019 submission status
  • Quality checks: modifications done and planned (including coherence with C preliminary and full reporting of E1a and E1b)
  • New recommendation and procedure for H to K data flows submission
  • Reporting on correction of natural sources
  • Reporting on models and model results (including differences between D/E1a and D1b/E1b)

10:45 – 11:15                     Coffee break

11:15 – 12:30                     Session 3: new viewers/tools and future developmentspresentation

  • E1b viewer and integration of E1b results into other viewers
  • UTD submission at station level viewer
  • New version of the European Air Quality Index viewer
  • Automation of Air Quality Report
  • Meta-information viewer

12:30 – 13:30                     Lunch break

13:30 – 14:30                     Session 4: importance of meta-information qualitypresentation “spatial representativeness”presentation “new metadata editor”

  • Present situation
  • Analysis of metadata reporting in data flow D related to the classification of sampling points

14:30 – 15:00                     Coffee break

15:00 – 16:30                     Session 5: discussion on technical points presentation

  • Reporting uncertainty
  • PM adjustment to reference method (tour de table about current practices)
  • Modification of ozone cross-section (2022?)

16:30 – 16:50                     AOB

16:50 – 17:00                     Conclusions and closure of the plenary meeting

17:00                                    End of day 2 and of plenary meeting

Day 3 – Thursday, 7 November

08:30 – 09:00                     Registration

09:00 – 10:30                     Verification of September submission for:

Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Italy, Kosovo*, North Macedonia, Malta, Montenegro, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey.

10:30 – 11:00                     Coffee break

11:00 – 12:30                     Verification of September submission

12:30 – 13:30                     Lunch break

13:30 – 15:00                     Verification of September submission

15:00                                    End of day 3 and of 6 IPR Technical meeting