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2011-12-19 06:30:00

WORCESTER, Mass., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ThermoEnergy Corp. (OTCBB: TMEN), has announced that it has successfully completed field and laboratory tests to prove that the company's Thermo ARP(TM) (Ammonia Recovery Process) system can efficiently recycle the wastewater from agricultural anaerobic digester biogas plants into valuable fertilizers and chemicals. The tests were conducted on behalf of major biogas developers in the U.S. (Logo:...

2011-03-05 11:30:52

Study examines the disposal of animal waste in large-scale swine productionNorth and South Carolina have seen a steady increase in swine production over the last 15 years. In North Carolina alone, swine production generates approximately a quarter of the state's gross farm receipts. The presence of so many large-scale pig farms leads to the problem of proper animal waste disposal.The most common practice in the Carolinas is storing animal waste in anaerobic lagoons. They are primarily used to...

2010-06-25 16:04:53

Anaerobic manure treatment lagoons may release more methane than current rules allow The approach the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) uses to estimate greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural anaerobic lagoons that treat manure contains errors and may underestimate methane emissions by up to 65%, according to scientists from the University of Missouri. Anaerobic lagoons treat manure on some animal feeding operations prior to application to crops as a fertilizer. Methane, one...