Manure Gas Safety Resources

NEW:  Reducing Risks from Manure Storage Agitation Gases , University of  Wisconsin Extension, August 2017.  Downloadable PDF Manure Storage Risk Final Extension Bulletin

 

NEW: Notes from the Field: Death of a Farm Worker After Exposure to Manure Gas in an Open Air Environment – Wisconsin, August 2016.  CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), August 18, 2017. 66(32):861-862.

 

Hydrogen Sulfide Health Hazards   Provides short term symptoms and effects to concentrations of Hydrogen Sulfide. Downloadable PDF: H2S health hazards

 

Manure Gas Safety Webinar, September 2016. 

Manure Storage Pit Dangers: Identifying Hazardous Gases, Technical Guidance for Selection and Use of Monitors to Assess Air Hazards; http://www.public-health.uiowa.edu/gpcah/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Manure-Pit-Gas-Selection_Use-7_31_15.pdf; Great  Plains Center for Agricultural Health, www.GPCAH.org, accessed 9.14.2016.

 

Non-Enclosed Manure Storage Safety Tips  UWEX Factsheet

 

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA);osha.gov; accessed 9.14.2016

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