Pig Poo Power the Answer to China’s Pork Manure Problem?

Pig Poo Power the Answer to China’s Pork Manure Problem?

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Recycling sign Waste Not by John Hill -CCSeven hundred million pigs produce a lot of manure.

China’s love of pork presents a mountain of a problem for the environment, but an Australian company believes it has part of the answer.

Why not turn the pig poo into power?

Using a bioreactor called “PooCareTM” and other technology, the pig manure is converted into biofuel for cooking and heating while the residual goes to farmers as nutrient-rich fertilizers.

(READ the full story from Reuters)

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