Air Quality Monitoring

Air Quality Monitoring

Air Quality Monitoring – Indoor, Ambient and BREEAM


Continuous monitoring is the best available method of understanding the behaviour of the components of the air we breathe. By taking measurements at regular intervals a holistic understanding of air quality can be obtained and appropriate remediation measures applied.

Assuring the comfort and safety of office colleagues, on site staff and future users of developments is paramount to those working in construction, facilities management and health and safety.

With expert services BREEAM , indoor and ambient air quality, GGS offers unbeatable air quality monitoring that is none-intrusive, site specific and cost-effective service.




GGS provides unbeatable air quality monitoring in the following areas:




Our team are trained in carrying out air quality testing in line with the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Methodology (BREEAM) environmental assessment method and rating system for buildings.


All BREEAM indoor air quality monitoring is carried out in accordance with the following standards:

  • BS EN ISO 16000-4: 2004 Diffusive sampling of formaldehyde in air;
  • EN ISO 16000-6: 2011 VOCs in air by active sampling;
  • BS EN 16017-2: 2003 VOCs – Indoor, ambient and workplace air by passive sampling;
  • BS EN ISO 16000-3: 2001 Formaldehyde and other carbonyls in air by pumped sampling.

We are flexible and efficient as possible to meet the challenging deadlines in the construction industry and will work with site managers to ensure credits are obtained where they are due.


To talk about your requirements and to get a quote, contact GGS today.



  • Indoor and Workplace Air Quality Monitoring

 Poor indoor air quality can be a severe health risk and can also affect worker’s productivity and wellbeing. Continuous monitoring and testing can identify issues and enable solutions to be implemented.


GGS provides the full range of sampling and analysis services for offices, homes, warehouses or more specialist facilities. Internal monitoring can be discreetly performed for a variety of gases and environmental factors, including carbon dioxide, methane, carbon monoxide, hydrogen sulphide, volatile organic compounds (VOC), humidity, temperature, particulate matter and dust.


To talk about your requirements and to get a quote, contact GGS today.



  • Ambient Air Quality Monitoring


GGS is trusted to operate on a wide variety of sites conducting external air quality monitoring, including former landfills, construction sites, wastewater works and onshore petroleum sites.


Using market leading technology our expert team of environmental specialists perform continuous monitoring of:


  • Particulate Matter
  • Carbon Dioxide and methane
  • Application of adsorption tubes, including speciated volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
  • Application of diffusion tubes, including BTEX, sulphur dioxide (SO2) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2)
  • Directional & depositional dust monitoring



To talk about your requirements and to get a quote, contact GGS today.