Emission Factor

Desktop CPUs - Landfilled

20kgCO2e/short ton

Emission factor summary

Emission intensity of disposing of the specified material to landfill. These factors do not include any avoided emissions impact from any of the disposal methods. Landfilling emissions include transport to landfill/equipment use at landfill and fugitive landfill CH4 emissions. Landfill CH4 is based on typical landfill gas collection practices and average landfill moisture conditions. Retrieved from the EPA's GHG Emission Factors Hub (xlsx).

PropertyValue
NameDesktop CPUs - Landfilled
SectorWaste
CategoryElectrical Waste
SourceEPA
Region
Unit Type
Year
2022
Year Released
2022
Emission Factor
  • CO2e20kg/short ton
LCA Activity
end_of_life
CO2e Calculation Origin
Source
CO2e Calculation Method
AR4
Supported CO2e Calculation Method
AR4
Data Versioning
  • Status: Replaced
  • Replaced in: 3.3Version log
  • Replaced by: 823808e7-8c81-46b7-b48d-95669d0295e2

API Reference

Activity ID
waste_type_desktop_cpus-disposal_method_landfilled
UUID
95fc3629-a084-404e-a392-6296e2a4b099
Code Snippet
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