Recently, the number of civil petitions on odor has soared, and a great deal of attention has been paid to odor in Korea. This paper reviews the status and management of odor in Korea and introduces the Direct Sensory Method, Air Dilution Sensory Method, and the Instrument Analysis Method as measurements applied in Korea. Secondly, this paper introduces regulation criteria on the two sensory methods and permission level of odor release of eight malodorous chemical compounds and lastly, odor prevention laws to be passed in the near future.
The Regulation and Measurement of Odour in Korea
Scentroid Odour Regulation