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Controlling mineral emissions in European agriculture

economics, policies, and the environment

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Published by CAB International in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural chemicals -- Environmental aspects -- Europe.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Eirik Romstad, Jesper Simonsen, and Arild Vatn.
      ContributionsRomstad, Eirik., Simonsen, Jesper W., Vatn, Arild.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD196.A34 C66 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 292 p. :
      Number of Pages292
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL667796M
      ISBN 100851991823
      LC Control Number97013543

      Abstract. Agriculture accounts for 42% and 52% of the total methane (CH 4) and nitrous oxide (N 2 O) emissions of the European Union in (EEA ). Due to their biogenic origin, these emissions show a large spatial and temporal variability not yet been accounted for in national by: 2. This guide contains tables listing federal emission standards for on-road and nonroad vehicles and engines, and related fuel sulfur standards. Each table includes the standards, useful life, warranty period, and the availability of averaging, banking, and trading (ABT). This guide is for reference purposes only; it does not include detailed.

      Smaller sources of agricultural emissions include CO 2 from liming and urea application, CH 4 from rice cultivation, and burning crop residues, which produces CH 4 and N 2 O. More information about emissions from agriculture can be found in the agriculture chapter in the Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks.   Resource extraction responsible for half world’s carbon emissions This article is more than 1 year old Extraction also causes 80% of biodiversity loss, according to comprehensive UN study.

      There are currently little or no data on the role of endemic disease control in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from livestock. In the present study, we have used an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)-compliant model to calculate GHG emissions from naturally grazing lambs under four different anthelmintic drug treatment regimes over a 5-year study by: Livestock production occupies 70% of all land used for agriculture, or 30% of the land surface of the planet. It is one of the largest sources of greenhouse gases, responsible for 18% of the world's greenhouse gas emissions as measured in CO 2 equivalents. By comparison, all transportation emits % of the CO 2.(—) European Union:


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Controlling Mineral Emissions in European Agriculture Economics, Policies and the Environment Edited by: Eirik Romstad, Department of Economics and Social Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway, Jesper Simonsen, Norwegian Agricultural Economics Research Institute, Oslo, Arild Vatn, Agricultural University of Norway.

Mineral emissions from agriculture include nitrogen, phosphorus and heavy metals, derived particularly from fertilizer use and farm animal wastes in intensive agricultural systems. These have the potential to cause pollution and affect the quality of water, soils and agricultural produce. Mineral emissions from agriculture include nitrogen, phosphorus and heavy metals, derived particularly from fertilizer use and farm animal wastes in intensive agricultural systems.

These have the potential to cause pollution and affect the quality of water, soils and agricultural produce. Interest in this subject has increased substantially in recent years, resulting in reforms of part of the. Controlling mineral emissions in European agriculture: economics, policies, and the environment.

Controlling Mineral Emissions in European Agriculture-Economics, Policies and the Environment. Harrison, Ellen Z. Abstract. Not Available. Publication: Soil Science. Pub Date: October DOI: / Bibcode: SoilSH full text sources Author: Ellen Z. Harrison.

[PDF] Controlling Mineral Emissions in European Agriculture: Economics Policies and the Environment. In the book the various aspects of agricultural emissions are discussed. Its first part refers mainly to introductory, theoretical, and methodological issues.

The second part gives the most recent data on national emissions, particularly these of Nitrogen species in selected individual European countries and the projections of their emission.

Ammonia emissions linked to agriculture in Europe are expected to decline by approximately 10% between and Animal and crop production releases ammonia into the atmosphere, with more than 90% of these emissions associated with agriculture.

control of agricultural emissions of air pollutants such as ammonia and particulate matter in Europe. The principles of current methods and techniques of ammonia emission controls in agriculture have a sound scientific basis that is well proven in practice.

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