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Good Practice Guide for Preparing Emissions Inventories

2001, SMF1

This report is a step-by step guide to preparing emission inventories in New Zealand. It contains information on the purpose, process, methodology and application of emission inventory investigations.



  1. Introduction
  2. Managing an emission inventory project
  3. Emission inventory design
  4. Data Collection
  5. Obtaining emission data
  6. Calculating emissions
  7. Assessing the uncertainty
  8. Quality assurance
  9. Back-casting for previous emission inventories
  10. Presenting Data
  11. Apply to air quality management


Appendix one: Example domestic heating questionnaire
Appendix two: Example industrial use questionnaire
Appendix three: Example tender document
Appendix four: Example fact sheet



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