Content tagged "emissions"

Performance of Mitigation Measures in the Dairy Sector under Future Climate Change

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 21, 2017

Climate change is an economic, environmental and social threat, and worthy of scientific study. Immediate action must be taken to reduce greenhouse gas...

Particulate matter from open lot dairies and cattle feeding: recent developments

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 15, 2015

The research community is making good progress in understanding the mechanical, biochemical, and atmospheric processes that are responsible for airborne...

Scientific Evidence Indicates that Reducing NOx Emissions is the Most Effective Strategy to Reduce Concentrations of Ammonium Nitrate, a Significant Contributor to PM2.5 Concentrations in California’s San Joaquin Valley

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 15, 2015

Recently there has been increased interest in regulating ammonia emissions to reduce PM2.5 ("fine" particles with an aerodynamic diameter less than 2.5...

Dissipation of Fine Particulates Downwind of Poultry Houses

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....Air emissions from animal feeding operations have become a growing concern for producers and their neighbors.  Much...

Combination of Borax and Quebracho Condensed Tannins Treatment to Reduce Hydrogen Sulfide, Ammonia and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Stored Swine Manure

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 18, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....Livestock producers are acutely aware for the need to reduce gaseous emissions from stored livestock waste and have...

Inhibition Of Total Gas Production, Methane, Hydrogen Sulfide, And Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria From In Vitro Stored Swine Manure Using Condensed Tannins

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 18, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....Management practices from large-scale swine production facilities have resulted in the increased collection and...

Pesticide Application Air Quality Emissions Inventory Project

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 13, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....The Federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires states to submit to them air quality emission...

Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Land Applied Swine Manure: Development of Method Based on Static Flux Chambers

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 06, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....A new method was used at the Ag 450 Farm Iowa State University (41.98N, 93.65W) from October 24, 2012 through...

Is burning wood carbon-neutral?

Wood Energy Updated: December 15, 2009

What are the air emissions of burning wood?

Wood Energy Updated: December 15, 2009

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