Manure Pit Safety
For additional information or if you have additional questions, contact Dennis J. Murphy (814-865-7157).
The scale model demonstration trailer has been designed for on-site educational presentations that illustrate and reinforce toxic gas hazards and proper ventilation of confined-space manure storages.
Safety fact sheets about manure storage hazards, gas monitoring, ventilation systems, and handling manure storage emergencies.
We have developed two demonstration videos that address hazards and ventilation of confined space manure storages.
There are two national consensus standards and one federal government regulation that are relevant to the design, construction and operation of confined space manure storages.