At Global, we understand that navigating the complex and evolving world of air monitoring is challenging. To help you, we have provided you with a variety of resources aimed at making it a little easier. Here you will find a variety of links including our news blog, commonly used resources, and a forum page where you can engage other industry members and Global experts.

It is our aim to keep you informed by releasing a variety of informative publications, articles, and posts related to environmental science and the air monitoring industry. We encourage you to bookmark this page and check back frequently for updates.

Community Forum

Your Air Monitoring Community Forum
Have a question or comment related to air monitoring? Post it here and have other community members and the experts at Global help you find the answer.


Global’s News Blog
Informative posts keeping you up to date on the latest industry news regarding air quality regulations and technologies.


Global Analyzer System Publications
Various publications, articles, and other documents that have been released by Global.

Helpful Links


AMD Toolbox
A one stop shop for documents and resources references in the Alberta Air Monitoring Directive (AMD).

Electronic Reporting of CEMS Information User Manual
Procedures to create, upload, verify, and submit the Monthly CEMS data to the Regulator.

1998 Alberta CEMS code
The code of established requirements for Continuous Emission Monitoring System in Alberta.

Acceptable Formats for EPEA Approval and Code of Practice Records and Submissions Coordinators
Report formatting and submission manual for AEP and AER regulated industrial operations

EPEA Approval Industrial Monitoring Documentation Submission Guideline
Alberta’s naming standards and additional requirements to submit EPEA documents.

Air Monitoring Directive 2016 (AMD) & FAQs
Alberta Environment & Parks requirements for monitoring and reporting air quality in the province of Alberta

Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development – authorization viewer
View documents related to Alberta Environment water approvals, licenses, registrations, permits and certificates.

The Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act
The Alberta Government Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act.

CEMS online reporting industry sign-off
Electronically submit your CEMS results to Alberta Environment Sustainable Resource Development.

Alberta air emission standards for electricity generation
PDF Document that details emission standards for electricity producers.

EPS 1/PG/7 (Environment Canada)
Archived version of Protocols and Performance Specifications for Continuous Monitoring of Gaseous Emissions from Thermal Power Generation

United States of America UNITED STATES

40 CFR Part 60 – Appendix B
Appendix B to Part 60 – Performance Specifications

40 CFR Part 75
The US EPA emission monitoring policy and trading system

European Union EUROPE

M20 quality assurance of CEMS
United Kingdoms guidance on the application of EN 14181 and BS EN 13284-2

European Community (EC) Directive 2001/80/EC
Summary of Directive 2001/80/EC on the limitation of emissions of certain pollutants into the air from large combustion plants (the LCP Directive)

United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia MIDDLE EAST

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Environmental and Protection Authority
Saudi Arabia’s general authority for meteorology, environmental protection and resource conservation

Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi (EAD) environment agency for protecting and enhancing air quality, groundwater and biodiversity

The CEMS Experts

At Global, we understand there are no cookie-cutter solutions to quality air monitoring. Each of our systems are custom configured to work seamlessly with your existing equipment and comply with regulatory requirements. For more information on how Global can help ease your regulatory pains, please don’t hesitate to contact us any time.