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Biomass in Barwon South West

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Biomass resources reported for the Great South Coast sub-region of the Barwon South West planning region:

Great South Coast Regional totals (t/yr)
Activity Distribution Resource wt.  A, B and C B C
Primary production
Broadacre cropping Dispersed Crop stubble D 222,586 222,586  
Forestry and sawmilling

Dispersed
Dispersed
Concentrated

Farm and in-forest residues
Pulpwood
Sawmill residue
-
-
-
     
 
 
Horticultural Dispersed
Dispersed
Prunings
Whole vegetable and fruit
-
-
 
 
 
 
 
 
Marine and Aquaculture Concentrated Aquatic plant material -      
Processing
Food processing and retail Dispersed
Concentrated
Concentrated
Food remnants and residues
Milk-based residues
Plant oils
-
W
-
27,650    
Grain processing Concentrated Grain processing residues -      
Horticultural Concentrated
Concentrated
Stem and kernel residue
Vegetable and fruit residue
W
W
 330
1,869
330
1,869
 
Industrial, commercial and domestic Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Paper, cardboard and cloth residue
Paper-making residues
Wood and straw residue
W
-
W
3,915
 
 4,390
  3,915
 
4,390
Industrial, commercial and domestic & livestock production Both Mixed animal+plant biomass  D 3,750    
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal parts and pieces
Manures and paunch
Manures and paunch
Sludges
Whole animals
W
D
W
D
-
900
3,191
2,000
 22,392
 
100
432
2,000
 
  
 
Post-processing
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal biosolids
Manure, screenings & woodchip mixes
-
-
 
 
   
Municipal waste collection Concentrated
Concentrated
Green waste
Mixed organic material
W
-
20,522
 
   
Wastewater treatment Concentrated Human biosolids and sewerage D 1,927    
Petro-chemical
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used and residual plastics -      
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used tyres D 1,140   1,140
D=dry weight, W=wet weight
Critical analysis scores: A=Complete estimate of regional biomass resource; full survey of all regional sources or reliable extrapolation to regional level. B= Partial estimate of regional biomass resource: Partial survey of regional sources or unreliable extrapolation to regional level based on limited survey or other data. C= Uncertain estimate of regional biomass resource: local of survey information, lack of detail of extrapolation methodology, gaps identified by Authors or final estimate not provided.

Biomass resources reported for the G21 sub-region of the Barwon South West planning region:

G21 Regional totals (t/yr)
Activity Distribution Resource wt. A, B and C
Primary production
Broadacre cropping Dispersed Crop stubble D 94,774
Forestry and sawmilling

Dispersed
Dispersed
Concentrated

Farm and in-forest residues
Pulpwood
Sawmill residue
-
-
-
 
Horticultural Dispersed
Dispersed
Prunings
Whole vegetable and fruit
D
-
21
 
Marine and Aquaculture Concentrated Aquatic plant material D 381
Processing
Food processing and retail Dispersed
Concentrated
Concentrated
Food remnants and residues
Milk-based residues
Plant oils
-
D
-
 
1,500
 
Grain processing Concentrated Grain processing residues -  
Horticultural Concentrated
Concentrated
Stem and kernel residue
Vegetable and fruit residue
D
D
360
 1,292
Industrial, commercial and domestic Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Paper, cardboard and cloth residue
Paper-making residues
Wood and straw residue
D
-
D
7,830
 
20,460
Industrial, commercial and domestic & livestock production Both Mixed animal+plant biomass  D 21,500
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal parts and pieces
Manures and paunch
Sludges
Whole animals
D
D
D
-
3,533
19,035
 5,451
 
Post-processing
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal biosolids
Manure, screenings & woodchip mixes
-
-
 
 
Municipal waste collection Concentrated
Concentrated
Green waste
Mixed organic material
D
-
41,974
 
Wastewater treatment Concentrated Human biosolids and sewerage D 6,034
Petro-chemical
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used and residual plastics -  
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used tyres D 1,800
D=dry weight, W=wet weight
Critical analysis scores: A=Complete estimate of regional biomass resource; full survey of all regional sources or reliable extrapolation to regional level. B= Partial estimate of regional biomass resource: Partial survey of regional sources or unreliable extrapolation to regional level based on limited survey or other data. C= Uncertain estimate of regional biomass resource: lack of survey information, lack of detail of extrapolation methodology, gaps identified by Authors or final estimate not provided.
 


    

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Last Updated: 15 April 2016