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Research Article

An Exploration on Greenhouse Gas and Ammonia Production by Insect Species Suitable for Animal or Human Consumption

  • Dennis G. A. B. Oonincx mail,

    dennis.oonincx@wur.nl

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

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  • Joost van Itterbeeck,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

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  • Marcel J. W. Heetkamp,

    Affiliation: Adaptation Physiology Group, Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

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  • Henry van den Brand,

    Affiliation: Adaptation Physiology Group, Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

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  • Joop J. A. van Loon,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

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  • Arnold van Huis

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

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  • Published: December 29, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0014445

About the Authors

Dennis G. A. B. Oonincx, Joost van Itterbeeck, Joop J. A. van Loon, Arnold van Huis
Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Marcel J. W. Heetkamp, Henry van den Brand
Adaptation Physiology Group, Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Email: dennis.oonincx@wur.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DO HvdB JvL AvH. Performed the experiments: DO JvI. Analyzed the data: DO JvI MJWH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MJWH. Wrote the paper: DO HvdB JvL AvH.