Marel has extensive experience in designing flexible CO2 stunning systems for humane stunning of pigs, with more than 800 installations throughout the world. Marel CO2 stunning systems can be supplied in a variety of configurations, all of which comply with legal requirements, and are by default supplied with a stunning registration system.
Upon arrival, pigs are automatically driven to slaughter in groups with minimal human contact. This is to keep a high standard of animal well-being and to limit stress to the pigs. Different stunning system configurations are available, but the most widely used system is group CO2 stunning.
- Capable of stunning up to 800 pigs/hour depending on the type of Backloader. Higher capacity can be achieved with a double installation of a Backloader.
- Can be supplied with automated stable and driveway
- Installations comply with legal requirements