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GHG calculator for solid waste ver. II-2013

GHG calculator for solid waste ver. II-2013

Author: Menikpura, Nirmala and Sang-Arun,Janya
Data and Tools | 2013/09 | Language: English
Publisher: IGES(Hayama, Kanagawa, Japan) | Copyright: IGES

This simulation provides a simple spreadsheet model for calculating greenhouse gas (GHG) emission from all the existing waste management practices (transportation, mix waste landfilling,composting, anaerobic digestion, mechanical biological treatment, recycling, incineration and open burning) in developing Asia. In addition, this simulation is useful to estimate GHG emission/reductions from the current waste management practice in a particular location taking into account the climate benefits from resource recovery from waste in a life cycle perspective. This simulation can be utilized as a training material for GHG estimations at the local authority level in the Asia-Pacific region.

Download: File name Size
Copy_of_GHG_Simulation-Version_II_( 710 KB
User_Manual_for_Simulation-_Version_II_(....pdf 898 KB
Area: Sustainable Consumption and Production
Task: Resource Circulation & Integrated Waste Management, Other
Region: Asia

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