- Category: News - International
- Published on Friday, 04 May 2012 00:13
- Written by John Wallace
China’s love of pork is a huge strain on the environment: its 700 000 million pigs produce 1.5 million tons of poo a year. But an Australian firm has a plan.
Why not turn the poo into power? Using a bioreactor called PooCareTM and other technology, the manure is converted into biofuel for cooking and heating while the rest goes to farms as fertiliser