February 2019

Livestock farmers and biogas plants: cover your slurry and digestate stores to reduce ammonia emissions

Uncovered manure, slurry and anaerobic digestion plant digestate stores release ammonia emissions which volatise into NOx over our cities and lands, this air pollution is agriculture, farming's and biogas production most harmful and proliferant air pollutant.

Approx 88% of the UK's ammonia emissions are from the agricultural sector, the targets are to reduce ammonia emissions by 8% by the end of this year (COGAP 2018)