Aluminum - GHG Inventory Protocols

EPA/IAI PFC Measurement Protocol (PDF 243 KB) Download Acrobat Reader
EPA and the International Aluminium Institute have collaborated with the global primary aluminium industry to develop a standard facility-specific PFC emissions measurement protocol. Use of the protocol will help ensure the consistency and accuracy of measurements.

International Aluminum Institute's Aluminum Sector Greenhouse Gas Protocol (PDF 161 KB) Download Acrobat Reader
The International Aluminum Institute (IAI) Aluminum Sector Addendum to the WBCSD/WRI Greenhouse Gas Protocol enhances and expands for the aluminum sector the World Business Council for Sustainable Development/World Resources Institute greenhouse gas corporate accounting and reporting protocol.

Other Protocols

1605(b) Guidelines

World Business Council for Sustainable Development GHG Protocol Initiative
The Greenhouse Gas Protocol Initiative (GHG Protocol) is a broad international coalition of businesses, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government and inter-governmental organizations. The objective is to develop internationally accepted accounting and reporting standards for GHG emissions and promotes their use in companies and other organizations. The GHG Protocol Initiative also provides practical guidelines to help companies manage their GHG emissions.

World Resources Institute Climate Change and Energy
The World Resources Institute's mission is to move human society to live in ways that protect Earth's environment and its capacity to provide for the needs and aspirations of current and future generations. WRI seeks to contribute to averting dangerous climate change. WRI promotes public and private action to ensure a safe climate and sound world economy.

Climate Leaders
Climate Leaders is a voluntary EPA industry-government partnership that encourages companies to develop long-term comprehensive climate change strategies.


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