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Biomass in Loddon Mallee

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Biomass resources reported for the Loddon Mallee Northern sub-region of the Loddon Mallee planning region:

Loddon Mallee Northern Regional totals (t/yr)
Activity Distribution Resource wt. A, B and C
Primary production
Broadacre cropping Dispersed Crop stubble D 444,720
Forestry and sawmilling

Dispersed
Dispersed
Concentrated

Farm and in-forest residues
Pulpwood
Sawmill residue
-
-
-
 
Horticultural Dispersed
Dispersed
Prunings
Whole vegetable and fruit
D
D
39,719
4,331
Marine and Aquaculture Concentrated Aquatic plant material -  
Processing
Food processing and retail Dispersed
Concentrated
Concentrated
Food remnants and residues
Milk-based residues
Plant oils
D
-
-
1,531

 
Grain processing Concentrated Grain processing residues -  
Horticultural Concentrated
Concentrated
Stem and kernel residue
Vegetable and fruit residue
D
D
45,666
1,519
Industrial, commercial and domestic Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Paper, cardboard and cloth residue
Paper-making residues
Wood and straw residue
D
-
-
2,156
 
 
Industrial, commercial and domestic & livestock production Both Mixed animal+plant biomass  D 1,608
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal parts and pieces
Manures and paunch
Sludges
Whole animals
Whole animals
D
D
D
W
D
675
10,084
4,878
2
15
Post-processing
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal biosolids
Manure, screenings & woodchip mixes
D
-
90
 
Municipal waste collection Concentrated
Concentrated
Green waste
Mixed organic material
D
D
1,603
5,018
Wastewater treatment Concentrated Human biosolids and sewerage D 1,109
Petro-chemical
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used and residual plastics -  
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used tyres D 1,480
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 Loddon Mallee Southern sub-region of the Loddon Mallee planning region:

Loddon Mallee Southern Regional totals (t/yr)
Activity Distribution Resource wt. A, B and C
Primary production
Broadacre cropping Dispersed Crop stubble D 148,350
Forestry and sawmilling

Dispersed
Dispersed
Concentrated

Farm and in-forest residues
Pulpwood
Sawmill residue
D
-
-
1,800

Horticultural Dispersed
Dispersed
Prunings
Whole vegetable and fruit
D
D
1,993
120
Marine and Aquaculture Concentrated Aquatic plant material -  
Processing
Food processing and retail Dispersed
Concentrated
Concentrated
Food remnants and residues
Milk-based residues
Plant oils
D
-
D
328
 
3,000
Grain processing Concentrated Grain processing residues -  
Horticultural Concentrated
Concentrated
Stem and kernel residue
Vegetable and fruit residue
D
-
5,288
 
Industrial, commercial and domestic Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Paper, cardboard and cloth residue
Paper-making residues
Wood and straw residue
D
-
D
269
 
63
Industrial, commercial and domestic & livestock production Both Mixed animal+plant biomass  D 50,812
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal parts and pieces
Manures and paunch
Sludges
Whole animals
D
D
D
D
965
7,332
872
644
Post-processing
Livestock production and processing Concentrated
Concentrated
Animal biosolids
Manure, screenings & woodchip mixes
D
-
104,130
 
Municipal waste collection Concentrated
Concentrated
Green waste
Mixed organic material
D
-
7,055
 
Wastewater treatment Concentrated Human biosolids and sewerage D 2,620
Petro-chemical
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used and residual plastics D 3,453
Packaging and Transport Concentrated Used tyres D 4,300
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