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Table 10 Compared ReCiPe 2008 Midpoint (H) V1.13 results with other LCIA methods without resources recovery

From: Life cycle analysis of potential municipal solid wastes management scenarios in Tanzania: the case of Arusha City

Category Unit   ReCiPe ILCD IPCC 2013
Fresh water eutrophication kg P eq SN-1 4.5 4.5
SN-2 6.4 × 10 - 4 6.4 × 10 - 4
SN-3 1.7 × 10 - 3 1.7 × 10 - 3
Human toxicity kg1,4-DCB eq SN-1 10.9
SN-2 10.5
SN-3 11.2
Particulate matter formation kg PM10 SN-1 0.05
SN-2 0.44
SN-3 0.28
Fresh water ecotoxicity kg 1,4-DCB eq SN-1 0.86 6.2 CTU
SN-2 0.83 4.7 CTU
SN-3 0.86 5.0 CTU
Climate change kg CO2 eq SN-1 1305 1984 1665
SN-2 91 136 115
SN-3 274 414 348
Terrestrial ecotoxicity kg 1,4-DCB eq SN-1 1.1 × 10 - 3
SN-2 8.7 × 10 - 4
SN-3 8.9 × 10 - 4
Photochemical oxidant formation kg NMVOC eq SN-1 0.74 0.74
SN-2 0.14 0.14
SN-3 0.3 0.3
Terrestrial acidification kg SO2 eq SN-1 0.11 0.14 mol H+ eq
SN-2 3.3 3.9 mol H+ eq
SN-3 1.9 2.3 mol H+ eq
  1. SN-1 RCL_LF, SN-2; (RCL_CP_LF) and SN-3; (RCL_AD_LF), where RCL Recycling, LF Landfilling, CP Composting, AD Anaerobic digestion, DCB Dichlorobenzene, NMVOC Non-methane volatile organic compounds, CTU Comparative Toxic Units