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The Sneath family leads the team of odour assessment consultants at Silsoe Odours

MEET OUR TEAM OF ODOUR ASSESSMENT CONSULTANTS

Have you worked with us at Silsoe Odours before? If so, you know that our team provides a high quality, personal service for all your odour needs. That's because our small, dedicated team of odour assessment consultants are highly experienced and operate as part of a family business. We all work closely together, so we…
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Silsoe Odours specialist conducting an odour assessment survey

AN ESSENTIAL TOOL FOR PLANNERS – ODOUR ASSESSMENT SURVEY

As you undoubtedly know, there are huge metaphorical hoops to jump through in your bid for a successful planning application. One such ‘hoop’, an odour assessment survey, is increasingly important. Local authorities often now require it as standard when they consider planning applications. That's why it should form an essential part of your planning toolkit.…
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Robert Sneath, Director at Silsoe Odours, conducts odour testing at a commercial laundry

ODOUR CONSULTANCY DURING THE PANDEMIC – QUARTERLY UPDATE

In the light of the global pandemic, it will come as no surprise that this quarter, life here at the odour consultancy has been somewhat different to usual. Like many, if not most of you, we have seen much of our team restricted to working from home. However, this has not stopped us from providing…
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UKAS accredited lab with extensive expertise in testing odour samples

THE RIGHT LAB FOR YOUR ODOUR SAMPLES

Updated 12th August 2020 ALL YOU NEED IS A LAB At Silsoe Odours, many clients find our integrated approach to odour assessment, testing and management highly beneficial. However, with such a huge range of odour services available, you may need a simpler solution. For this reason, we offer odour testing as a standalone service. We…
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The odour laboratory at Silsoe Odours has been re-configured to fully comply with Covid-19 requirements

COVID-19 COMPLIANT ODOUR LABORATORY

We are now a few weeks in to our 'new normal' way of working at Silsoe Odours following the Covid-19 upheaval. So, we think it's about time we show you our new-look odour laboratory and tell you what we've been up to. Many of you will have visited us in the past so will immediately…
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Odour Complaints & your Odour Management Plan

COMPLAINTS & YOUR ODOUR MANAGEMENT PLAN

Are you an operator with a site which produces emissions? If so, it's likely that you have experienced odour complaints somewhere along the line. In fact, you've probably received even more than usual this year, thanks to most people having plenty of time to spend in their gardens. In this article we discuss why you…
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Odour Study Day from Silsoe Odours - CPD certified odour training

PRE-REGISTRATION OPEN: ODOUR STUDY DAY January 2021

Are you involved with any aspect of odour monitoring, management or control? If so, you probably already know that at Silsoe Odours, we offer industry-leading odour training at the Odour Study Day. We hold various endorsements for the course, including certification from the CPD, endorsement by the IAQM and accredited by CIWEM. Following recent updates to…
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A brief history of Silsoe Odours

A BRIEF HISTORY OF SILSOE ODOURS

As you know, the world is very different at the moment to what any of us have known before. So, we thought we'd take this time to reflect on our history working in odour services. We're looking back at where our team started in odour, how Silsoe Odours came about and how things have changed…
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Odour Fact Cat

TEN FASCINATING FACTS ABOUT ODOUR

As I write this blog, I'm now beginning my fourth week of lockdown. As I'm sure you're all painfully aware, that's a long time to be staring at the same walls (and family members!). So, in search of something a bit 'different', today's blog is somewhat more lighthearted than usual. With that in mind, may…
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EUROPEAN ODOUR STANDARD EN13725: AN UDPATE

Updated 28th July 2020 EN13725 - THE EUROPEAN STANDARD FOR OLFACTOMETRY The European Standard for olfactometry (EN13725) was first published in 2003. Last year, we updated you on progress with its proposed revision as it went through a period of public consultation. To take a look back at that update and understand more about EN13725,…
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