Air Scrubbing Techniques for Ammonia and Odor Reduction at Livestock Operations : Review of On-farm Research in the Netherlands

@inproceedings{Melse2005AirST,
  title={Air Scrubbing Techniques for Ammonia and Odor Reduction at Livestock Operations : Review of On-farm Research in the Netherlands},
  author={Roland W. Melse and Nico W. M. Ogink},
  year={2005}
}
Acid scrubbers and biotrickling filters have been developed for ammonia (NH3) removal at pig and poultry houses in The Netherlands over the last 20 years to prevent acidification and eutrophication of soils. Because of growing suburbanization, odor removal is increasingly considered important as well. In this review, we report the results of the on-farm research on full-scale operated scrubbers for treatment of exhaust air from animal houses with regard to NH3 and odor removal in The… CONTINUE READING