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ISSN: 2165-784X

Journal of Civil & Environmental Engineering
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Typical Odor Mitigation Technologies for Swine Production Facilities - A Review

S. Rahman1* and M. S. Borhan2
1Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota
2Research Specialist, Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota
Corresponding Author : Shafiqur Rahman
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering}
North Dakota State University, 7620
PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND, 58108, USA
Tel: 701-231-8351
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E-mail: [email protected]
Received May 15, 2012; Accepted June 13, 2012; Published June 15, 2012
Citation: Rahman S, Borhan MS (2012) Typical Odor Mitigation Technologies for Swine Production Facilities - A Review. J Civil Environ Eng 2:117. doi:10.4172/2165-784X.1000117
Copyright: © 2012 Rahman S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
 

Abstract

Odorous air emissions from confined animal feeding operation are causing public nuisance. Accordingly, different odor mitigation technologies were designed, developed, and evaluated in the last decades to reduce odor emissions. The purpose of this paper is to review the previous research related to odor mitigation from swine rearing facilities and provide information on the effectiveness of currently available and emerging odor mitigation technologies. This review focused on odor mitigation approaches at different stages of swine production, manure storage and handling, and land application. Several odor mitigation technologies have been suggested and evaluated including diet manipulation, solid-liquid separation, additives, aeration, anaerobic digestion, lagoon covers, biofilters, acid scrubbing, shelterbelts, and manure injection. The effectiveness of these mitigation technologies varied widely; however, diet manipulation, biofilters, shelterbelts, and direct injection of manure have shown advantages over other odor mitigation methods. Diet manipulation is the first line of defense for odor mitigation. Biofilters and shelterbelts provide solutions for treating the odorous air before releasing to atmosphere, whereas additives, lagoon covers, aeration, and anaerobic digestion reduce or control odor emissions during manure storage and treatment. Direct injection of manure provides ultimate disposal solution and can reduce odor significantly compared to surface application.

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