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Methane Recovery Project in Brazil

Allcot | The main objective of this project is to mitigate and recover greenhouse gases (GHG) generated by animal wastewater in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul in central Brazil. This will be achieved by improving the animal waste management system practices in the closed animal feeding operations in local cities.

Project type

Technology-based

Project field

Livestock

Location

Brazil

Price

€2 / tonne

In Brazil, the agricultural operations related to the confined animals' procedures are very wide and grow progressively and intensive to attend the worldwide food demand. There are three types of Confined Animal Operation for this project: finishing, breeding and nursery.

The project has the following socio-economic sustainability benefits. First, it improves air quality and worker safety. Second, it eliminates odors in surrounding areas. Third, it improves the living standards of neighbors' communities. Fourth, it ensures proper handling of the animal waste ensuring an adequate level of protection of human health and the environment.

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