DIY air quality sensor (part I): sensor selection

Lots of people contact us wanting to buy sensors so they can make their own DIY air quality sensor device. Typically they are researchers

Oct 7, 2016
What’s best for measuring ozone, electrochemical sensors or HMOS?

Electrochemical sensors and heated metal oxide sensors (HMOS) are the two leading technologies for low cost measurement of ozone. Both sensor types have strengths

Sep 8, 2016
Air pollution modelling: what is it and what can it tell us?

Ever looked at a chimney or stack and wondered how far the plume has an impact? Ever sat in traffic and wondered what the

Aug 11, 2016
Ozone and PM2.5 monitoring: what you need to know

Ozone (O3) and Particulate Matter PM2.5 are a powerful combination to monitor together. Not only do they have serious health impacts individually, when put together

Jul 18, 2016
What is BTEX and why is it important?

Many monitoring projects call for monitoring of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs). VOCs is a collective term given to organic compounds, which have high vapour

Jun 22, 2016
Why air pollution in India requires compact monitoring stations

I recently returned from a tour of India which took in the megacities of New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, plus the smaller cities of

Jun 9, 2016
Air quality technology wins Innovative Hardware Award at Hi Tech Awards

We are very proud to announce that air quality technology from Aeroqual has won a major prize at the 2016 NZ Hi-Tech Awards. Our AQM 65

May 23, 2016
Choose the right environmental dust monitor: a guide to certification types and classes

Choosing the right environmental dust monitor can be hard. There are different types of dust sampling methods – high volume, low volume, optical, beta

May 17, 2016
What is an air quality index and what are the benefits?

Air quality data is often complex and confusing – there are multiple pollutants, several units and all sorts of different standards. All of these

Apr 1, 2016
Is ozone good or bad? A quick guide to ozone measurement

We produced this animated video to explain why more and more people are wanting to measure ozone. Is ozone good or bad? Often it’s

Feb 18, 2016
The benefits of mobile air quality monitoring

As pressure on air quality increases, flexible and dynamic techniques are required to understand variation in air quality. New mobile air quality monitoring techniques

Jan 15, 2016
CASANZ embraces next generation air monitoring

September 20-23 saw the 22nd International Clear Air and Environment Conference come to Melbourne, Australia. This biennial conference, also dubbed CASANZ 2015, was a

Oct 29, 2015
Why monitor Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)?

What is indoor air quality? Indoor air quality (IAQ) broadly refers to the environmental characteristics inside buildings that may affect human health, comfort, or

Oct 14, 2015
International air quality standards: how do they compare?

Just as air quality varies depending on where you are in the world, so to do the air quality standards. In this blogpost we’ll

Sep 30, 2015
Dust Sentry or Dust Profiler – which dust monitor is right for you?

Aeroqual makes two different types of instrument for measuring airborne dust and particulate – the Dust Sentry and Dust Profiler. Both use an optical

Aug 21, 2015
Why monitor mine, construction and quarry dust in real-time?

Quarries, rock crushing operations, major earthworks and open cast mines are by nature a dusty business. Unearthing and moving thousands of tonnes of soil

Jul 2, 2015
Remote dust monitoring just got easier thanks to free data and diagnostic software

Demand for remote dust monitoring is so strong we decided to make our cloud based software available on the Dust Sentry and Dust Profiler

Jun 5, 2015
Environmental monitoring made easy with the AQM 65 compact air quality station

When people talk about air quality monitoring they tend to think about the measurement of gaseous and particulate pollution in the atmosphere. Indeed that

May 13, 2015
Particulate Matters: why monitor PM10 and PM2.5?

Many of you will have heard people talk about PM10 and PM2.5, but what exactly is it and why should it be measured? What

Apr 23, 2015
Aeroqual named in top 10 global suppliers of air quality monitoring equipment

Rising air pollution drives growth in air quality monitoring According to market research released today Aeroqual is now a major player in the market for air

Apr 8, 2015
Why Aeroqual Cloud gives you the best air monitoring experience

We recently released a cloud based instrument operating system, Aeroqual Cloud, now for use on the AQM 65. In conjunction with Aeroqual Connect, Aeroqual

Mar 17, 2015
AQM 65, new compact air monitoring station

The AQM 65 was announced to the press and public today, a very proud moment for all of us at Aeroqual as well as

Feb 18, 2015
Release of Aeroqual Connect and Aeroqual Cloud

We are pleased to announce the release of Aeroqual Connect and Aeroqual Cloud, which are available for upgrade and retrofit on all AQM 60 units.

Jan 20, 2015
US EPA Highlights Series 500 Leading Low Cost Air Sensors

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) has published a guide for those looking to invest in low cost air sensors for the

Sep 26, 2014
Aeroqual VP wins 2014 Prime Minister’s Business Scholarship

Congratulations to Aeroqual's VP of Sales, Marketing and Customer Support, Carl Beck, who has been awarded an international business scholarship by the Prime Minister

Aug 15, 2014
AQM 60 Performance Presented at US EPA Air Sensors 2014

Our CTO Dr Geoff Henshaw presented this Poster at the recent US EPA Air Sensors 2014 event in Raleigh, NC.

Jun 20, 2014
Sensor Network Combats Vancouver Air Pollution

A wireless sensor network deployed in the Fraser Valley to the east of Vancouver has provided air quality scientists with a powerful yet cost

May 22, 2014
Cement Plants & Factories, UAE: Fenceline Air Pollution Monitoring

Cement Factories in the United Arab Emirates, in accordance with Council of Ministers Resolution No. 37 for the year 2001 Regulating Federal Law No.

Jan 31, 2014
Dust Sentry Is Certified

Aeroqual is proud to announce the Dust Sentry real-time outdoor particulate monitor has achieved MCERTS certification from the UK’s Environment Agency. MCERTS is the

Nov 12, 2013
Aeroqual is ISO Certified

Our certification under ISO-9001-2008 is a result of increased emphasis on quality systems at the company.

Aug 1, 2013
Revolutionising Outdoor Air Surveys

Auckland, New Zealand – June 5, 2013 Aeroqual continues to revolutionise the way researchers, consultants, and environmental managers gather outdoor air quality data, thanks to

Jun 12, 2013
Take On IAQ With Our Handhelds

Aeroqual has released upgrades to its world-class handheld ozone monitors, enabling them to simultaneously measure five of the most commonly requested indoor air quality

Apr 10, 2013
Turkish Mayor Prefers AQM60

The Mayor of Bornova, a fast-growing metropolitan district in the region of Izmir, Turkey, has backed a project which sees accurate, real-time air quality

Mar 25, 2013
Handheld Monitors Get A Refresh

We’re launching new features on our handheld monitors today: the Series 200, 300, 500. Our handheld monitors are used the world over and in every

Feb 1, 2013
Formaldehyde Sensor For IAQ Monitoring

In response to growing demand from our customers active in the indoor air quality monitoring market, Aeroqual is pleased to announce the release of

Nov 20, 2012
New team to drive Aeroqual growth

After a period of expansion in products and markets the Board has appointed a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mark Templeton, to replace Brett

Sep 7, 2012
New Sensor Heads Expand Performance

Three new sensor heads have been added to the Aeroqual product portfolio. All three are based on electrochemical technology. The new CO and SO2

Dec 15, 2010
Latest AQM60 Enhancements

We are listening to the market and so the AQM60 continues to evolve to a better product with more options. Some of the notable

Dec 9, 2010
AQM60 Gains Worldwide Acceptance

The AQM60 continues to gain acceptance worldwide as a reliable approach to outdoor ambient air quality monitoring. It is based on proven technology, it

Nov 7, 2010