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Olfasense launches enhanced ISO 16000-28 Acetone Comparative Scale

Submitted on Wed, 01/11/2017 - 08:38


We are glad to announce that we have launched a new version of our Acetone Comparative Scale (ASC; previously known as Acet-ON).

The new ASC allows for the controlled presentation of 16 different acetone concentrations (PI scale 0 -15), which are created through the dosing and evaporation of liquid acetone into an open jet of the carrier air.

Find out more on Acetone Comparative Scale.


Acetone Comparative Scale

Olfasense GmbH Christmas holiday / Betriebsferien

Submitted on Tue, 12/20/2016 - 16:03

Please note that the complete Olfasense GmbH office will be closed for our annual Christmas holiday from 23 December 2016 to 6 January 2017. 

For urgent matters please send an email to Our emergency phone service will call you back within 24 hours (apart from weekends and public holidays).

Our Olfasense B.V. office will be reachable as usual.

On behalf of the whole Olfasense team we wish you a warm and happy holiday season and a prosperous new year. 


Olfasense is organizing a VOC proficiency test in early 2017

Submitted on Tue, 12/13/2016 - 08:57

Again after 2006 and 2010, Olfasense GmbH is organizing a VOC proficiency test. Initiator is the VDA (Verband der Automobilindustrie e.V.). Olfasense is responsible for planning, execution and data evaluation. 

We cordially invite you to participate in this interlaboratory comparison, which offers different participation options:

a) VDA 278
b) ISO 12219-4 in combination with ISO 12219-6
c) ISO 12219-7 in combination with option b)
d) ISO 12219-3 

Registration can be made for one or more options. For your ease, please use the following links:

7. Tagung „Gerüche in der Umwelt“ – Call for Papers

Submitted on Mon, 12/12/2016 - 12:34

Das VDI Wissensforum lädt ein zur  7. Tagung „Gerüche in der Umwelt“, die am 15. und 16. November 2017 in Nürnberg stattfindet.
Auf der Website der Tagung „Gerüche in der Umwelt 2017“ können weitere Informationen zur Veranstaltung eingesehen und bereits Beiträge eingereicht werden.

Schwerpunktthemen der Tagung sind:

TO evolution laboratories pass EN 13725 interlaboratory comparison without exception

Submitted on Thu, 12/08/2016 - 04:19

We have been informed by happy olfactometer clients that all TO evolution laboratories that participated in the 2016 Interlaboratory Comparison for Olfactometry have passed the proficiency test with excellent results. Here are testimonials of just two of them:

Tous les laboratoires « TO evolution » ont réussi les tests comparatifs interlaboratoires EN 13725

Submitted on Thu, 12/08/2016 - 04:19

Des acquéreurs d'olfactomètres heureux nous ont appris que tous les laboratoires « TO evolution » qui ont participé aux tests comparatifs interlaboratoires 2016 d'olfactométrie ont réussi le test d'aptitude avec d'excellents résultats. Voici les témoignages de seulement deux d'entre eux :

2017 odour workshop on product and material testing already fully booked

Submitted on Fri, 12/02/2016 - 11:25

Thank you to all those who have registered to attend our 2017 odour workshops. We are delighted with the tremendous response we received. 

To ensure perfect conditions for in-depth communication, we had to limit the total number of participants.

Hence, we can no longer accept new participants for the Olfasense P&M Workshop. For the Technical Training Day there are only few seats left.

In case you cannot participate this time, there is no need to be sad, as we will keep you up-to-date on future editions.

Limited seats left - Olfasense P&M workshop and Technical Training Day

Submitted on Fri, 11/18/2016 - 11:43

We are delighted with the tremendous response to our 2017 odour workshops.

Even though it is more than two months away (25 & 26 January), the registration list is filling up quickly for both, the Olfasense P&M Workshop and Technical Training Day.

If you were thinking about attending, please book now to secure your seat.

Emission Test Chamber EK 250 - Highlights November 2016

Submitted on Tue, 11/15/2016 - 17:34


imat-uve uses EK 250 in BAM round robin test

Emission test chamber

Register now for the Olfasense P&M Workshop and Technical Training Day

Submitted on Tue, 10/18/2016 - 13:22


The preliminary schedule of Olfasense's 2017 odour workshop on product and material testing is now online and registration has opened. 

We are very glad to welcome Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Simat and Dr. Hansruedi Gygax in our round of speakers, and we look forward to also welcoming you on 26 January 2017 at our Olfasense laboratory facilities in Kiel, Germany. 

Olfasense odour workshop