Definition of 6C Waste Incineration Source Category
Incineration of waste, not including waste-to-energy facilities. Emissions from waste burnt for energy are reported under theEnergy Module, 1 A. Emissions from burning of agricultural wastesshould be reported under Section 4. All non-CO2 greenhousegases from incineration should be reported here as well as CO2from non-biological waste.
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Revised 1996 Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories. Houghton, J.T., Meira Filho, L.G., Lim, B., Tréanton, K., Mamaty, I., Bonduki, Y., Griggs, D.J. and Callander, B.A. (Eds).. IPCC/OECD/IEA, 1997.
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