Last reviewed on 06-22-2018

Documentation of California's Greenhouse Gas Inventory (11th Edition - Last updated on 11-06-2019)

♦ Category: Industrial Processes and Product Use

IPCC: 2C5 - Metal Industry - Lead Production
Sector: Industrial : Manufacturing : Primary Metals : Lead Smelting

♦ Activity: Process emissions -

♦ Greenhouse gas: Carbon dioxide ( CO2 )

► Year 2006 —

● Greenhouse gas emission estimate —

Amount: 68,028 tonnes of CO2 Emitted (68,028 tonnes CO2 Eq.)
Basis: Data
Calculation: U.S. lead smelting emissions from US EPA scaled to California using population
Reference: USEPA (2015). Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: 1990-2013. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/emissions/usinventoryreport.html

● Activity level used in calculations —

Activity:
Basis: None
Reference: Not Applicable.

● Parameters and Constants used in calculations —

Parameter: Not applicable

● Greenhouse gas emitted per unit activity (derived from values listed above) —

Amount: Not Applicable
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