Extractors a breath of fresh air

Collings, Andy
January 2003
Farmers Weekly;1/31/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 5, p66
Trade Publication
Focuses on ammonia extractors featured at the 2003 Agromek agricultural machinery show in Denmark. Role of ammonia in the smell output from the pig industry; Features of the biological air cleaning system from Skov; Details of the sulphuric acid system used by Scan-Airclean.


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