Developing GHG Calculation Methodology for Thai Palm Oil Industry

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Developing GHG Calculation Methodology for Thai Palm Oil Industry

Title Developing GHG Calculation Methodology for Thai Palm Oil Industry
Author GIZ
Year 2011
Region/Country East Asia & The Pacific - Thailand
Topics Climate Change
Document Type Toolkit
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Abstract Greenhouse gas (GHG) emission calculation is an assessing tool for Thai Palm Oil Industry to assess their contribution to climate change. In this study, life cycle assessment approach, which is in accordance with the international standard ISO14040:2006 Environmental management : Life cycle assessment, was used to quantify amount of GHG emissions caused by particular activities across the entire life cycle - from acquiring raw materials, all stages of production, use phase, transportation through waste disposal.