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Keywords:
Beef industry / Fishery processing / Food industry and trade / Meat industry and trade / Poultry / Slaughtering and slaughter houses / Swine


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Emission Factor Documentation for AP-42 Section 9.5.3 [PDF]
Abstract: This report contains five sections. Following this introduction, Section 2 gives a description of the meat rendering industry including a brief characterization of the industry, an overview of the process, and the identification of emissions and emission control technology. Section 3 describes the literature search, screening of emission source data, and the EPA quality ranking system for emission data and emission factors. Section 4 describes the results of the literature search. Section 5 presents the proposed AP-42 Section 9.5.3, Meat Rendering Plants.
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/chief/ap42/ch09/bgdocs/b09s05-3.pdf

Meat Packing Plants [PDF]
Abstract: This chapter describe the operations involved in beef processing, pork processing, and other meat processing.
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/chief/ap42/ch09/final/c9s05-1.pdf

SectorStar.org
Abstract: Contains links to a variety of environmental topics related to the meat processing industry.
Source: SectorStar.org
URL: http://www.sectorstar.org/sector/MeatProcessing/tool.cfm?Doc
ID=314&ProjectID=104

 


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