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Waste markets study: full report

Published: 23 Apr 2019

Study regarding treatment options for Scottish biodegradable municipal waste.

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73 page PDF

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Contents
Waste markets study: full report
Appendix 7: Additional Environmental Impact Modelling Assumptions

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Appendix 7: Additional Environmental Impact Modelling Assumptions

Table 30 details the additional environmental modelling assumptions used to calculate the impacts of residual waste treatment and transport outside of Scotland.

Table 30: Further Environmental Modelling Assumptions

Assumption Units
Average Shipping Distance* 751 km
Average Road Haulage in Europe 20 miles
Transport by Ship 0.030 kg CO2 eq. /tonnes.km
European Incinerators 0.13 0.001 Tonnes of CO2 eq. per Tonne of Waste Tonnes of NOx per Tonne of Waste

Notes: *Assumed material is shipped to Denmark, Netherlands or Sweden


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