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, Volume 24, Issue 1, pp 101–106 | Cite as

Modellierung des Carbon Footprints verschiedener Systeme zur Behandlung von Restabfällen

  • A. ClausenEmail author
  • T. Pretz


Legislation demands the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from waste management. In order to assess and compare the carbon footprint of different residual municipal solid waste management systems, a model was developed covering the main treatment technologies and being adaptable to varying background systems. As a result, exemplary calculations are presented.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Aufbereitung und Recycling (I. A. R.)RWTH AachenAachenDeutschland

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