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Combustible gas used as cooking gas in agricultural communities. Composed largely of methane, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen sulfide, it is produced by fermenting animal and human wastes in absence of oxygen (an anaerobic process). Solids, remaining after the fermentation is complete, are used as organic fertilizer.

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You should always make sure you know how to handle any biogas and be prepared in case of an emergency.
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In Asian countries such as Vietnam and China, most people don't use electric stove to cook food, instead, they use gas stove, which uses biogas to create fire for their cooking need.
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I wondered if we had enough biogas for the day and if we ran out, I did not know where to get more of it.
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