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
2021
Year Released
2021
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: 999c031e-035d-4cf6-8027-88e1e238fc85

API Reference

Activity ID
waste_type_desktop_cpus-disposal_method_landfilled
UUID
c25c9c13-2bb5-4b0f-bf3f-b0de2d564215
Code Snippet
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