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Australian Standard AS 3580.8.1 Methods for Sampling and Analysis of Ambient Air - Determination of Hydrogen Sulphide - Automatic Intermittent Sampling - Gas Chromatographic 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. This standard is used as a method of air sampling to ascertain whether the amount of hydrogen sulphide in the air are under the acceptable limit. It sets out a gas chromatographic method for measuring the concentration using an automatic intermittent sampling procedure.

These pollutants are from any stationary activity that involves the burning of fuel.

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 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Airports (Environment Protection) Regulations 1997 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Aviation and Airports

Aviation Environment

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