Ammonia Emissions from Animal Agriculture: An Introduction

Air emissions from animal agriculture operations consist of many different gases as well as suspended particulates (dust or microbes). One of these gases, ammonia, is gaining greater attention for its role in odor, but also as a precursor of fine particulate matter (PM 2.5). PM 2.5 has implications in haze and visibility as well as human health.…

Air Quality Regulations and Animal Agriculture: An Introduction

Air emissions from animal agriculture  The materials on this page were developed to assist educators and professors who include an introduction to include ammonia emissions as a topic in their classrooms or programs.

 Fact Sheets

Video

Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Richard Stowell, University of Nebraska – Lincoln (31 minutes)

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Acknowledgements

These materials were developed by the Air Quality Education in Animal Agriculture (AQEAA) project with with financial support from the National Research Initiative Competitive Grant 2007-55112-17856 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.…