Ammonia: main emission sources

Estimated total NH3 emissions in Canada in year 2010 were 469 kilotonnes (with open sources e.g. forest fires, prescribed burning). The primary emitting sources are:

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Pie chart of NH3 emissions for 2010. 61 percent represents agriculture (animals), 28 percent fertiliser application, 5 percent transportation, 4 percent other sources and 2 percent chemicals industry.


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