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In 2009, agriculture contributed 96.7 % of total ammonia emissions. Between 1990 and 2010, ammonia emissions in Slovenia have reduced by 16.1 %. In last few years, ammonia emissions in Slovenia are about 15 % below the margin determined by the adopted international commitments (20,000 t annually).


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Figure KM13-1: Share of agriculture in the total emissions of ammonia in Slovenia in 2009
Sources: 

Agricultural Institute of Slovenia, 2011; Environmental Agency of the Republic of Slovenia, 2011.

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2009
Agriculture t/year 17091.9
Other sources t/year 590.9
Total t/year 17682.9
Share of agriculture in total emissions % 96.7
Share of other sources in total emissions % 3.3
Figure KM13-2: Types of ammonia emissions in the Slovenian agriculture in 2010
Sources: 

Agricultural Institute of Slovenia, 2011.

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2010
Emissions from stables and grazing animals % 37
Emissions from manure management % 10.1
Emissions due to soil fertilization with livestock manures % 44.8
Emissions due to fertilization with mineral fertilizers % 7.9
Emissions due to biological nitrogen fixation % 0.2
Figure KM13-3: Reduction of ammonia emissions by sources
Sources: 

Agricultural Institute of Slovenia, 2009.

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Application of manures: cattle From animal houses and due to grazing: cattle From manure management: cattle - Application of manures: pigs From animal houses: pigs From manure management: pigs - From animal houses: poultry Application of manures: poultry
1990 t 6473.8 3467.8 1287.8 1214.8 1361.1 1388.9 2247.3 797.3
2010 t 5649.3 3868.2 1115.2 1161 861.2 461.8 1083.2 431.4
Changes in year ammonia emissions Index (1990=100) 87.3 111.5 86.6 95.6 63.3 33.3 48.2 54.1
Share in total emissons 2010 % 33.9 23.2 6.7 7 5.2 2.8 6.5 2.6
From manure management: poultry - From animal houses and due to grazing: sheep, goats, horses Application of manures: sheep, goats, horses From manure management: sheep, goats, horses - Fertilization – mineral fertilizers Biological nitrogen fixation
1990 t 121.1 89.1 90 20.3 1303.1 16
2010 t 63.9 353.1 232.1 38.4 1318.3 41.5
Changes in year ammonia emissions Index (1990=100) 52.8 396.5 257.8 189.4 101.2 259.1
Share in total emissons 2010 % 0.4 2.1 1.4 0.2 7.9 0.2
Figure KM13-4: Reduction of annual ammonia emissions in Slovenia and in some EU-15 countries in the period 1990-2009
Sources: 

Agricultural Institute of Slovenia, 2011; European Environment Agency, 2011.

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Spain Ireland Austria France Finland Sweden Slovenia Germany Portugal Italy
Annual ammonia emisssions Index (1990=100) 111.5 100.3 97.2 92.8 92 86.1 86 85.2 84.3 80.8
Ammonia emissions - 1990 t 298.6 105.5 60.8 772.1 35.7 49 19.9 668.1 51.2 457.5
Ammonia emissions - 2009 t 333.1 105.8 59.1 716.2 32.9 42.2 17.1 569.3 43.1 369.6
Greece United Kingdom Denmark Belgium The Netherlands
Annual ammonia emisssions Index (1990=100) 79 74.4 63.7 55.1 32.6
Ammonia emissions - 1990 t 75.9 343.2 116 112.7 334.7
Ammonia emissions - 2009 t 60 255.4 73.8 62.1 109.2

Goals

- reduction of emissions NH3 to the target value of 20 thousand tonnes.


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