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Document ID (ISN)19153
CIS number 73-442
ISSN - Serial title Zentralblatt fŘr Arbeitsmedizin und Arbeitsschutz
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Knop W.
Title Sources of pollution and air purification in animal-carcass destruction plants
Original title Emissionsquellen und Massnahmen zur Luftreinhaltung in Tierk÷rperbeseitigungsanstalten [in German]
Bibliographic information Sep. 1972, Vol.22, No.9, p.259-264. 14 ref.
Abstract Having indicated the atmospheric pollution sources and the problems of work organisation in animal carcass destruction plants, the author deals with engineering methods for the reduction and dissipation of emissions: chemical absorption, scrubbing, thermal combustion, catalytic combustion, condensation. It is concluded that scrubbing and combustion are proven methods.
Descriptors (primary) slaughtering; environmental pollution; pollution control; garbage incineration
Descriptors (secondary) description of technique
Document type -
Subject(s) Food, beverage and tobacco industries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Environmental pollution
Waste collection and disposal
Pollution control