Recalculations - Polychlorinated biphenyls

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The changes within the 1990 National Total (+55.30 kg | +3.29 %) result entirely from a revision in NFR sub-category 2.C.5.

Table 1: Changes in emission estimates for 1990
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Submission 2016 Submission 2017 Difference Reasoning
NFR Sector [kg] relative
NATIONAL TOTAL 1,680.41 1,735.71 55.30 3.29%
NFR 1 - Energy 588.82 588.82 0.00 0.00%
NFR 2 - IPPU 1,091.52 1,146.82 55.30 5.07% see sub-category chapters
2.C.5 603.07 658.37 55.30 9.17% see explanation in 2.C.5 - Lead Production
NFR 3 - Agriculture NA, NO
NFR 5 - Waste 0.07 0.07 0.000 0.00%
NFR 6 - Other NO

Changes in the "National Totals" reported for 2014 (-4.07 kg | -1.72 %) result mainly from a revision in NFR sub-category 1.A.1.a (-3.68 kg) plus several smaller revisions within NFRs 1 and 5.

Table 2: Changes in emission estimates for 2014
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Submission 2016 Submission 2017 Difference Reasoning
NFR Sector [kg] relative
NATIONAL TOTAL 236.02 231.95 -4.07 -1.72% see sub-category chapters
NFR 1 - Energy 158.56 154.48 -4.08 -2.57% see sub-category chapters
1.A.1.a 104.74 101.06 -3.68 -3.51% see explanation in Public electricity and heat production
1.A.2.g viii 29.84 28.99 -0.85 -2.85% see explanation in 1.A.2.g viii - Stationary Combustion in Manufacturing Industries & Construction: Other
1.A.4.a i 2.59 2.93 0.34 13.04% see explanation in 1.A.4.a i - Households: Stationary
1.A.4.b i 20.45 20.51 0.06 0.33% see explanation in 1.A.4.b i - GHD: Stationary
1.A.4.c i 0.67 0.71 0.04 6.05% see explanation in 1.A.4.c i - Agriculture / Forestry / Fishery: Stationary
1.A.5.a 0.018 0.021 0.003 16.00% see explanation in 1.A.5.a - Other: Military. Stationary
NFR 3 - Agriculture NA, NO
NFR 5 - Waste 0.20 0.22 0.02 6.33% see sub-category chapters
5.C.1.b v 0.2027 0.2155 0.0128 6.33% see explanation in 5.C.1.b v - Cremation
NFR 6 - Other NO
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