Recalculations - Dioxins and Furanes

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Revision of PCDD/F emissions over time

The marginal changes in the National Total reported for 1990 (+0.03 | +0.004 %) result almost entirely from revised emission estimates reported for NFRs 1.A.3.d ii and 1.A.4.b ii.

Table 1: Changes in emission estimates for 1990
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Submission 2018 Submission 2019 Difference Reasoning
NFR Sector absolute, in [g] relative see description and reasoning in:
NATIONAL TOTAL 805.88 805.91 0.03 0.004% sub-category chapters
NFR 1 - Energy 507.162 507.195 0.03 0.01% see sub-category chapters
1.A.3.d ii 4.496 4.562 0.066 1.47% 1.A.3.d ii - National Navigation
1.A.4.b ii 0.125 0.092 -0.034 -26.86% 1.A.4.b ii - Households: Mobile
NFR 2 - IPPU 242.12 242.12 0.00 0.00%
NFR 3 - Agriculture NA, NO
NFR 5 - Waste 56.5996 56.5997 0.0002 0.0003% see sub-category chapters
5.E 55.3805 55.3806 0.0002 0.0003% 5.E - building and car fires
NFR 6 - Other NA

The small changes in the National Total reported for 2016 (-0.713 g | -0.60 %) result from a variety of revisions throughout NFRs 1, 2 and 5.

Table 2: Changes of emission estimates 2016
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Submission 2018 Submission 2019 Difference Reasoning
NFR Sector [g] relative see description and reasoning in:
NATIONAL TOTAL 119.348 118.635 -0.713 -0.60% sub-category chapters
NFR 1 - Energy 39.720 39.208 -0.512 -1.29% sub-category chapters
1.A.1.a 5.529 5.541 0.012 0.22% 1.A.1.a - Public electricity and heat production
1.A.1.b 0.015 0.016 0.001 4.06% 1.A.1.b - Petroleum refining
1.A.1.c 0.069 0.069 0.00009 0.13% 1.A.1.c - Manufacture of solid fuels and other energy industries
1.A.2.a 0.0244 0.0257 0.00127 5.19% 1.A.2.a - Stationary combustion in manufacturing industries and construction: Iron and Steel
1.A.2.g vii 0.080 0.082 0.002 2.02% 1.A.2.g vii - Mobile Combustion in Manufacturing Industries & Construction
1.A.2.g viii 1.260 1.384 0.124 9.86% 1.A.2.g viii - Stationary Combustion in Manufacturing Industries & Construction: Other
1.A.3.b i 1.310 1.318 0.008 0.57% 1.A.3.b i - Road Transport: Passenger Cars
1.A.3.b ii 0.229 0.229 -0.00032 -0.14% 1.A.3.b ii - Road Transport: Light duty vehicles
1.A.3.b iii 1.029 1.029 -0.00030 -0.03% 1.A.3.b iii - Road Transport: Heavy duty vehicles
1.A.3.b iv 0.044 0.044 -0.00006 -0.14% 1.A.3.b iv - Road Transport: Mopeds & Motorcycles
1.A.3.c 0.027 0.031 0.00330 12.12% 1.A.3.c - Railways
1.A.3.d ii 2.487 2.305 -0.182 -7.33% 1.A.3.d ii - National Navigation
1.A.4.a i 8.533 8.433 -0.100 -1.17% 1.A.4.a i - Households: Stationary
1.A.4.a ii 0.012 0.012 0.00042 3.51% 1.A.4.a ii - Commercial & Institutional: Mobile
1.A.4.b i 15.007 14.822 -0.186 -1.24% 1.A.4.b i - GHD: Stationary
1.A.4.b ii 0.259 0.078 -0.181 -69.87% 1.A.4.b ii - Households: Mobile
1.A.4.c i 3.298 3.289 -0.008 -0.25% 1.A.4.c i - Agriculture / Forestry / Fishery: Stationary
1.A.4.c ii 0.199 0.194 -0.005 -2.49% 1.A.4.c ii - Agriculture / Forestry / Fishery: Mobile
1.A.4.c iii 0.1048 0.1048 0.00003 0.03% 1.A.4.c iii - National Fishery
1.A.5.b 0.0442 0.0443 0.00005 0.12% 1.A.5.b - Other: Military. Mobile
NFR 2 - IPPU 22.062 22.061 -0.001 -0.005% sub-category chapters
2.G 0.02 0.02 -0.001 -4.218% 2.G - Other Product Use
NFR 3 - Agriculture NA, NO
NFR 5 - Waste 57.566 57.366 -0.200 -0.35% sub-category chapters
5.C.1.b v 0.07 0.06 -0.01 -9.64% 5.C.1.b v - Cremation
5.C.2 NO NE 5.C.2 Bonfires etc.
5.E 57.50 57.30 -0.19 -0.34% 5.E - building and car fires
NFR 6 - Other NA
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