What benefits can biogas from pig manure bring to agriculture?

biogas from pig manure
A biofilter was developed by Embrapa to produce biogas from pig manure.

The Embrapa Swine and Poultry in Brazil has developed a biofilter that allows bacteria to clean biogas from pig manure.

After a thorough research, results show that the biofiltering process would help generate electricity from pigs excretion. Also, the purification process will allow raw material to produce fuel for vehicles.

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This technological innovation could reduce the environmental impact caused by conventional processes as this product is sustainable and can be reused.

Source: Monalisa Leal Pereira, Embrapa | Photo from Flickr

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