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New Zealand’s Industrial Process and Solvents and other Product use Emissions: 2006

Table 2.2

 

Proportion of
total emissions (%)

Proportion of total
carbon dioxide emitted (%)

Proportion of total methane emitted (%)

Proportion of total nitrous oxide emitted (%)

Proportion of total HFCs, PFCs and SF6 emitted (%)

TOTAL INDUSTRIAL PROCESS

5

10

<1

-

100

Metal production

3

6

-

-

12

Mineral products

1

2

-

-

-

Chemical industry

1

2

<1

-

-

Consumption of halocarbons and SF6

1

-

-

-

88

Solvents and other product use

<1

-

-

<1

-

Note: All figures have been rounded. HFCs = hydrofluorocarbons, PFCs = perfluorocarbons and SF6 = sulphur hexafluoride.