Even amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, Germany must now prepare to face another crisis in the form of an African swine fever outbreak. The blow to its meat industry is especially heavy, as the country represents Europe’s biggest pork industry, and must now deal with sales bans and a race to stop ASF from spreading across its borders: previous cases like China have already shown just how contagious and devastating it can be towards pigs.

Manufacturers such as Celitron could play a key role in the present and future containment of such cases, as machines like the MOBILE AGRI Unit can use medical-grade sterilization to safely handle the disposal of infectious carcasses, and prevent the escalation of diseases like ASF.

Bloomberg’s article also reflects on the necessity of medical-grade sterilization in order to prevent the diseases like ASF. ["https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-09-26/dogs-drones-scour-german-border-in-race-against-fatal-pig-fever"]