Sampling and Analysis of Hatchery Waste


RIRDC is supporting a small survey of the composition of hatchery waste. Five hatcheries will be providing hatchery waste samples to be analysed in the survey. Data will be generated on the chemical composition of the hatchery waste.


Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

AgriFutures Australia

Objective Summary

The aim is to generate data that could be used by industry participants to investigate a range of alternative resource recovery options for their hatchery waste.

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Project Start Date

Friday, April 8, 2011

Project Completion Date

Monday, August 15, 2011

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

CME-Develop and implement measures to improve industry's impact on the enviroment