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The sectors presented here correspond to the following CRF categories: Solid waste disposal: 6A; Waste water treatment: 6B; Waste incineration: 6C, Other waste treatment: 6D; Emissions from waste burnt with energy recovery are reported under the Energy sector (1A).
Think first before buying a Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV).
In addition to being very expensive to run, SUVs are very fuel inefficient. They emit twice as much carbon monoxide, hydrocarbons and nitrogen dioxide as an average car. These chemicals contribute to air pollution as well as global warming!
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