Australian Standard AS 2800 Ambient Air - Determination of Particulate Lead - High Volume Sampler Gravimetric Collection - Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometric Method - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with this standard if you intend to operate an airport lessee company, or if you are the occupier of an airport site. You may also be required to comply with this standard if you intend to undertake construction or demolition work at an airport.

This standard has been superseded by AS/NZS 3580.9.15:2014

Methods for sampling and analysis of ambient air - Determination of suspended particulate matter - Particulate metals high or low volume sampler gravimetric collection - Inductively coupled plasma (ICP) spectrometric method. It sets the method for the determination of the concentrations of metals present in suspended particulate matter in ambient air.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Airports Act 1996 AG

Regulation(s) name

Airports (Environment Protection) Regulations 1997 AG

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Aviation and Airports

Aviation Environment

Contact details

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Aviation Environment

Aviation and Airports

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Operating address: 111 Alinga Street
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: GPO BOX 594
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 1800 075 001
Phone: 02 6274 7111