Hydrogen sulfide assessment in shallow-pit swine housing and outside manure storage.

@article{Chnard2003HydrogenSA,
  title={Hydrogen sulfide assessment in shallow-pit swine housing and outside manure storage.},
  author={Liliane Ch{\'e}nard and St{\'e}phane P. Lemay and Claude Lagu{\"e}},
  journal={Journal of agricultural safety and health},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={285-302}
}
In Saskatchewan, some recent incidents have lead us to believe that certain manure management activities can potentially release high concentrations of H2S into the atmosphere of shallow-pit barns. The objectives of the monitoring project reported here were to evaluate worker exposure to H2S during the completion of the following tasks: emptying of in-barn shallow manure pits, power washing of barn rooms, and agitation and emptying of outdoor manure storage facilities. In-barn monitoring was… CONTINUE READING