Dear Friends and colleagues,
Iddeia Institute participates in several initiatives whose main beneficiaries are the environment and society.
We are currently part of the AMÁVEL movement and we intend consorting benefits biodigester with the benefits of a native culture of our region.
Long before Cabral arrive here, the Indians called the Brazil of Pindorama - in Tupi-Guarani, "Land of the Palms". There was good: in many regions, one in four trees of the Atlantic Forest was a species of palm, the Juçara, typical of this biome.
One type of natural relationship, generous and helpful also explains this abundance: more than 60 species of animals - the toucan guan, tapirs to bats, lizards of the tanagers - eat the fruit of Juçara and spread their seeds through the forest.
Key species of the Atlantic Forest and less than a century very numerous, the Palm Juçara is currently on the Official List of Endangered Species. The reason: illegal extraction of your palm, with the sacrifice of the tree, even before it fruiting.
The Programa Amável – A Mata Atlântica Sustentável, ongoing for about four years in the Serrinha Alambari, municipality of Resende, RJ, aims to change this situation, repopulating the Atlantic Forest with Palm Juçara, restoring the status of this species originating and promoting their exploitation in a sustainable manner, from an environmental, social and economic perspective.
For this, we propose to do with Juçara Palm (Euterpe edulis) which Indians and riverside communities already do for some time with the Acai Palm (Euterpe oleracea) in the Amazon region: plant them and harvest their fruits, always sustainably.
Therefore, IDDEIA in partnership with Programa Amável – A Mata Atlântica Sustentável, we will provide seedlings and seeds Palm Juçara beneficiaries by the biodigester GlobalGiving program we participate here.
Count on you.
The biodigesters have multiple uses for sanitation.
In the photos attached to the report can be seen from all the faces of biodigesters construction.
This biodigester was installed at the State Center for Animal Health - State of Rio de Janeiro - Inside the Zoo Niterói, RJ.
This is an installation of animal research with 50 administrative staff. Teachers doctors, technicians and other employees.
The Laboratory of Animal Biology, Botanical Garden, located in Niterói since 1939, has structure and specialized technical staff, enabling him to develop studies and research in Animal Health and Nutrition.
Has areas of Bacteriology, Virology, Biotechnology, Pathology, Clinical Pathology, Animal Nutrition and Instrumental Analysis, also performing analyzes of animal products and water to serve the community and contribute with actions to preserve the environment.
Shares of Research in Animal Health and Diagnostic generate fundamental information to support the Superintendency of Sanitary Defense of the State Secretariat for Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food Supply.
The biodigester seen in the photo will treat domestic wastewater from the administrative part. In another step others will be installed for the treatment of effluents from the laboratories.
This platform philanthropy is very important to the work done.
Many thanks and best regards!
Thanks to this wonderful philanthropic platform that is the Global Giving, the this project take digesters for rural community, generate energy and clean up the environment.
The IDDEIA develops projects in almost all areas of the environment. We manage the Waste Units, provide maintenance of water treatment plants, build sewage treatment systems, Legal Reserves, license projects in general, etc..
Environmental planning, trash, water, drainage and sewage from cities, are among the services we provide.
Below you can see photos of the beginning of a project sanitation and energy generation on a farm that has 25 dairy cows.
We can see in the photo the construction of pre-treatment of the waste generated by this corral.
This project will treat 300kg of manure per day and generates nearly the equivalent of fifty bottles of gas per month.
We hope to build many of these yet and we are very grateful to you for providing the realization of this project.
The IDDEIA Institute in partership with Rio Preto county, MG, Brazil, are developing together projects to increase donors in Global Giving plataform. This projects will be developed in Rio Preto couty instaling biodigesters.
We are instaling one biodigester for city organic waste. This waste are previousilly separete from recicle one in a City Trash Unit County.
Iddeia manage this Unit and teach enviromental education on county schools. This action ins very important to suport eficient separate fases in the Trash Unit;
This project forecast use orgnnic and domestic trash with animals manure. We already count on with the Federal Rural University from Rio de Janeiro and PESAGRO, the Rio de Janeiro Rural Research Company.
Our project due to the support of this Great Entity proceeds offering us help to continue our effort to improve our environment.
Beyond our already mentioned applications of the biodigester in rural communities, we recently improved it to be used in private residences, resorts and entire communities.
Through annexed photos you will be able to see an antique pit, used by five needy poor families in the basement of an old home, now replaced by a biodigester.
On another photo we can see an old biodigester totally buried underground. We can observe the pre-existing and the new existing system.
Before entering our biodigester, the sewage of ten houses go through a double process of grating and sifting to eliminate non-biodegradable materials. This facilitates the anaerobic bacterias to perform its work.
Once again the biodigester comproves itself as an efficient utility that utilizes the best and proven techniques to better and save our environment.
It is a very low cost sewage treatment that permits the best way for society to turn its organic waste into a clean and reusable utility.
This process will also generate energy through the production of methane gas depending on
the size and the number of people using it.
The importance of the help offered us by your entity and collaborators is highly appreciated.
The environmental, social, economic and health benefits offered to the communities by the biodigesters are proven.
Sincerely and gratefully,
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