Incineration for Coronavirus Medical Waste

The Coronavirus has caused illness and fatalities in China, Italy, the USA and across the globe. The Coronavirus medical waste has also caused waste disposal issues overseas, with the number of discarded facemasks reaching the millions or billions in China. Environment and Health authorities in China have stated that protective gear worn by medical … [Read more...]

How to Start a Pet Cremation Business

Firelake Manufacturing does not offer pet cremation services, however, we do manufacture the cremation/incineration equipment so that businesses can integrate a cremation offering into their services. We know there is a high demand for pet crematoriums since we get many inquiries for the service. Cremation can be a great addition to a veterinarian … [Read more...]

Cow Carcass Disposal Solutions

“Nothing is certain except for death and taxes.” - Ben Franklin Ben Franklin has been quoted for saying, “Nothing is certain except for death and taxes.”  Well, the same applies to any livestock operations.  Animal mortality losses are a normal part of poultry and livestock operations. Farmers and producers need to have an efficient cow carcass … [Read more...]

Proper Disposal of Animal Carcasses Using Incineration

Are you looking for the proper disposal of animal carcasses?   Animal carcass disposal is an important consideration for farming, laboratories, ranches, veterinarians, universities and more.  Without proper disposal of animal carcasses, livestock disease can spread, and air and water quality can be compromised.  According to the Minnesota Board of … [Read more...]

Incinerator and Cremator FAQ’s

Here are some commonly asked questions that we receive at Firelake Manufacturing regarding our incinerators and cremators and usage.  Please contact us if you have a question that is not answered here. We will be happy to share what we have learned from being in this business for over forty years, and will add your questions to our Incinerator and … [Read more...]

End of Life Considerations for Horse Rescues & Equine Vets

Equine veterinarians and horse rescues are often faced with the challenge of determining how to handle horse disposal at the end of its life.  Whether the horse dies naturally or is euthanized, the most humane and efficient ways to proper disposal of animal carcasses such as horses include rendering, composting, and incineration or cremation. Why … [Read more...]

Incinerators for Cannabis Waste Disposal Compliance

Across the United States and the world, cannabis cultivators are learning how to deal with the challenge of disposing of cannabis waste.  Marijuana farmers are required to dispose of the organic compound according to their local legislation. With the continued increase in marijuana production, it is likely that government regulations will continue … [Read more...]

Marijuana Incinerators for Police Drug Disposal

Firelake Manufacturing has drug disposal incinerators to help the Law Enforcement, Legal Justice Centers, and DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) to dispose of confiscated illicit drugs such as marijuana. When illegal drugs are seized, a challenge that follows for the police officers is determining how to dispose of the drugs. Some police drug … [Read more...]

Cremation Options for Dead Horse Removal

When it is time to properly dispose of a large animal such as a dead horse, horse owners and ranch owners have limited options for disposal of an equine carcass. Options for dead horse disposal vary by location but can include burial, composting, rendering, and cremation/incineration.  At Firelake Manufacturing, we manufacture cremators and … [Read more...]

Poultry Farm Incinerator

There’s no doubt. Americans love their chicken! All that delicious food comes from a mix of local farmers to large scale poultry producers. Keeping up with societal demands for one of America’s most popular food requires a sustainable means of disposing of waste. Poultry farms and processing plants across the United States trust Firelake … [Read more...]