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Olfasense featured in the Springer Handbook of Odor

Submitted on Thu, 03/02/2017 - 15:03

Several scientific articles of Olfasense experts are featured in the Springer Handbook of Odor, the first research- and application-oriented handbook to comprehensively cover all aspects of odor science.

Registration for the EN 13725 Proficiency Test 2017 now open

Submitted on Thu, 02/16/2017 - 09:12

Participate in the 2017 edition of the well established and accredited Proficiency Test based on EN 13725:2003, demonstrate compliance with its performance requirements and compare the performance of your laboratory internationally.

The measurements for the proficiency test need to be carried out between 26 and 30 June 2017, inclusive.

Olfasense to speak and exhibit at index17

Submitted on Tue, 02/14/2017 - 09:05

This year’s index17 will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, during 4 and 7 April. We invite you to take part and visit us at our stand 4119.

At the world's leading nonwovens exhibition you will have the opportunity to get an overview of our innovations and the latest trends in nonwoven testing.

In addition, our expert Nathalie Nibbe will contribute a short presentation on "How to evaluate odours?" of nonwoven products. We are looking forward to fruitful discussions on that matter.

Meet Olfasense at the 19th Conference Odour and Emissions of Plastic Materials

Submitted on Tue, 02/14/2017 - 08:48

For the 19th time since 1999, the University of Kassel, Institute of Materials Science, is organizing the Conference: Odour & Emissions of Plastic Materials on 21 and 22 March 2017 in Kassel, Germany.

The topics of the conference will deal with:

2017 Olfasense odour workshops brought together international expert audience involved in odour testing

Submitted on Tue, 02/07/2017 - 09:27


On 25 and 26 January 2017, Olfasense played host to more than 50 professionals of different specialties from 20+ countries, offering various sessions on sensory and molecular odour testing and providing great networking opportunities as well as hands-on training.

“Dear Olfasense team, let me once more thank you for all your efforts which demonstrated your high professionalism, friendliness and cooperativity. It was a great workshop!”

Olfasense odour workshop

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:

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 :