© Countrypixel / Fotolia

Ammonia and Methane from Agriculture

In the stall, in the field or by bioenergy - the agricultural sources of ammonia and methane are similar.

© stefano / Fotolia


Not only ecosystems and the climate are polluted. Human health also suffers from air pollutants.

© Alex / Fotolia

International Policies

The international community has tried for a long time to counter air pollution by ammonia through transnational agreements.


© areporter / Fotolia

EU Policies

The member states of the European Union have agreed on reduction obligations for ammonia for a long time. Nevertheless, emissions are not falling.

Background material for Download

How can methane be reduced? What agricultural policy do we need for Europe? You can find publications here.