GaBi Solutions

Extension database XII: Renewable raw materials

Process nameCountryTypeData source

Ammonia liquid (NH3) with CO2 recovery, by-product carbon dioxide (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
liquid, agriculture

DEaggSphera

Ammonia liquid (NH3) with CO2 recovery, by-product carbon dioxide (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
liquid

USaggSphera

Ammonium nitrate (AN, solid)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 34%

USaggSphera

Ammonium nitrate (AN, solid)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
density: 1,73 g·cm−3 (20 °C), molar mass: 80,0...

DEaggSphera

Ammonium nitrate (AN, solution)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 52%

USaggSphera

Ammonium nitrate (AN, solution)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 52%

DEaggSphera

Ammonium sulphate (Caprolactam production)
propene ammoxidation ;
production mix, at plant ;
solid, density: 1,77 g·cm−3, molar mass: 132,1...

DEaggSphera

Bioethanol from wheat, at plant
transport, conditioning and fermentation of wheat ;
single route, at plant ;
52% carbon content, 26.8 MJ net calorific value

DEaggSphera

Biogas from biomass mix for bioenergy (2015)
technology mix/ anaerobic fermentation of different organic matter to biogas via wet fermentation ;
production mix, at plant ;
59% methane content, 36 MJ/m³

DEaggSphera

Black tea leaves
tea cultivation, withering, rolling, oxidation, and drying ;
production mix, at plant ;
3% water content

IDaggSphera

Black tea leaves
tea cultivation, withering, rolling, oxidation, and drying ;
production mix, at plant ;
3% water content

ARaggSphera

Calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN, solid)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content: 26,5%

DEaggSphera

Calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN, solid)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 26,5%

USaggSphera

Calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN, solution)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 26,5%

USaggSphera

Calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN, solution)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 26,5%

DEaggSphera

Canola (rapeseed) oil, refined (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
refined

DEaggSphera

Canola (rapeseed) oil, refined (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
refined

CAaggSphera

Canola seeds, at field (15% H2O content)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
15 % H2O

CAaggSphera

Cattle hide, fresh, from slaughterhouse (economic allocation)
slaughtering and processing ;
single route, at plant ;
product specification (such as energy, protein a...

USaggSphera

Cattle hide, fresh, from slaughterhouse (economic allocation)
slaughtering and processing ;
single route, at plant ;
product specification (such as energy, protein a...

DEaggSphera

Coconut fibers (type mattress, brown) (mass allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
type mattress, brown

LKaggSphera

Coconut fibers brown (mass allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
fibers brown

LKaggSphera

Coconut fibre (twisted ballots)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
twisted ballots

LKaggSphera

Coconut fibre (type bristle, brown)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
type bristle, brown

LKaggSphera

Coconut fibre (type mattress, brown)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
type mattress, brown

LKaggSphera

Coconut fibre coiled ballot (mass allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
fibre coiled ballot

LKaggSphera

Corn grains, at field (20% H2O content)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
20 % H2O

USaggSphera

Cotton fibers (from recycled clothes)
from recycling of clothes, from recycling of clothes, 50% from cotton clothing waste, 50% spent cotton cloths ;
production mix, at plant ;
42% carbon, 8% H2O

DEaggSphera

Cotton fibers (from recycled clothes)
from recycling of clothes, 50% from cotton clothing waste, 50% spent cotton cloths ;
production mix, at plant ;
42% carbon, 8% H2O

DEp-aggSphera

Diesel input (unspecific)

GLOu-soSphera

Dried shea kernels
Shea kernel extraction, drying and transport ;
production mix, at producer ;
1% H2O content

GLOaggSphera

Drying grain
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
drying to to 14% of remaining humidity

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; compost/dung spreader
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
54kW, 20m³/ha, 2ha field, lorry 8m³

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; compost/dung spreader
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
157kW, 20m³/ha, 20ha field, lorry 32m³

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; lime
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
83 kW, 15m, 3 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure spreader
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
102kW, 2ha field, lorry 12m³, farm edge

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure spreader
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67kW, 2ha field, lorry 7m³, farm edge

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure trailing hose distributor
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67kW, 2ha field, lorry 7m³

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure trailing hose distributor
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
176kW, 2ha field, lorry 24m³

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure trailing shoe distributor
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
83kW, 20m³/ha, 2ha field, lorry 7m³

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; liquid manure trailing shoe distributor
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
102kW, 20m³/ha, 20ha field, lorry 10m³

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; Mineral fertiliser
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
54 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Fertilising; Mineral fertiliser
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Flax fleece
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
fleece

DEaggSphera

Flax long fibre
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
long fibre

FRaggSphera

Flax Seeds
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
15 % H2O

FRaggSphera

Flax shives
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
hurds

FRaggSphera

Flax short fibre
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
short fibre

DEaggSphera

Flax, whole plant (field retted)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
10% H2O

FRaggSphera

Fleece from mixed fibre (Flax, Hemp, Sisal)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
mixed fibre

DEaggSphera

Fungicide unspecific
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
unspecified

DEaggSphera

Harvest; Combine harvesting corn
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
175 kW, 4.5m, 7500l, 12 t/h

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Combine harvesting grain
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
125 kW, 4.5m, 5700l, 10 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Combine harvesting rapeseed
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
175 kW, 6m, 7500l, 3.5 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Combine harvesting sunflowers
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
150 kW, 6m, 7500l, 4t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Digging Potatoes
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW, 0.75m, 40t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Digging sugar beets
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW, 1m, 70 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Packing silage maize
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
105 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Pressing round bales
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
54 KW, 6m, 8t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Pressing square bales
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
83 KW, 6m, 8 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Silage maize trailer (chopper)
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
83 KW

GLOu-soSphera

Harvest; Swathing straw/hay
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Hemp fleece
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
1000 g/m2

DEaggSphera

Hemp hurds
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
hurds

DEaggSphera

Hemp long fibre
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
long fibre

DEaggSphera

Hemp seeds
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
15 % H2O

DEaggSphera

Hemp short fibre
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
short fibre

DEaggSphera

Hemp straw cultivation with catch crop (12% H2O content)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
12 % H2O

DEaggSphera

Hemp ultrashort fibre
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
ultrashort fibre

DEaggSphera

Herbicide unspecific
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
unspecified

DEaggSphera

Insecticide unspecific (Carbamate 1)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
Carbamate 1

DEaggSphera

Insecticide unspecific (Carbamate 2)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
Carbamate 2

DEaggSphera

Insecticide unspecific (Pyrethroid)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
Pyrethroid

DEaggSphera

Irrigation pump generic
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Jute hessain net
jute cultivation, harvest and processing ;
single route, at plant ;
less than 10% water content

INaggSphera

Latex concentrate
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
61 % latex

THaggSphera

Latex concentrate
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
60 % latex

DEaggSphera

Magnesium sulfate (agrarian)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
desity of MgSO4: 2,66 g·cm−3 (MgSO4), molar ma...

CAaggSphera

Magnesium sulphate (agrarian)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
MgSO4

DEaggSphera

Monoammonium phosphate (MAP)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 11%

USaggSphera

Monoammonium phosphate (MAP)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content of 11%

DEaggSphera

Natural bamboo fibres
technology mix ;
production mix, at producer ;
10% H2O

CNaggSphera

Natural rubber seeds
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
50 % H2O

THaggSphera

Natural rubber tapped latex (not conserved, 36%)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
36%

THaggSphera

NPK 15-15-15
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
NPK 15-15-15

USaggSphera

NPK 15-15-15
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
NPK 15-15-15

DEaggSphera

Oil palm fruit bunches
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
20 % oil content, 50 % H2O

MYaggSphera

Palm kernel oil, refined
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
refined

MYaggSphera

Palm oil, refined
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
refined

MYaggSphera

Pest management; Spraying
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW; 3000 l; 400 l/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Pesticide (average)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
Average

GLOaggSphera

Phytosanitation; Hoeing beets
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
54 kW, 6m

GLOu-soSphera

Phytosanitation; Hoeing corn
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
45 kW, 4.5m

GLOu-soSphera

Plant growth regulator unspecific
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
unspecified

DEaggSphera

Potassium chloride (agrarian)
potassium chloride mining and processing ;
production mix, at plant ;
potassium compound content: 60%

CAaggSphera

Potassium chloride (agrarian)
potassium chloride mining and processing ;
production mix, at plant ;
potassium compound content: 60%

DEaggSphera

Potassium chloride (KCl/MOP, 60% K2O)
shaft mining and beneficiation, including primary production ;
production mix, at plant ;
60% potassium content

EU-28aggFertilizers Europe

Product

GLOu-soSphera

Rape seeds (farm border)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
Brassica napus L. spp oleifera

DEaggSphera

Rape seeds (field border)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
Brassica napus L. spp oleifera

DEaggSphera

Rapeseed methyl ester (RME)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
RME

DEaggSphera

Raw phosphate (32% P2O5)
phosphate rock mining and beneficiation, including primary production ;
production mix, at plant ;
32 % phosphate content

EU-28aggFertilizers Europe

Rock phosphate mix (32,4 % P2O5)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
32,4% P2O5

GLOaggSphera

Rubberised coconut fibre moulded pulp
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
fibre moulded pulp

DEaggSphera

Seed treatment unspecific
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
unspecified

DEaggSphera

Simplified NPK mixer

GLOu-soSphera

Sisal fibre
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
fibre

DEaggSphera

Sisal leaves (field border)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
4% Fibre

BRaggSphera

Soil cultivation; deep grubbing (heavy, 200 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; deep grubbing (medium, 83 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; ploughing (heavy, 157 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; ploughing (medium, 83 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; seed bed preparation (heavy, 120 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; seed bed preparation (medium, 83 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; stubble cleaning (heavy, 138 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soil cultivation; stubble cleaning (medium, 67 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing planting potatoes (medium, 67 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing single grain beet (54 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing single grain corn (54 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing; circular spike harrow (heavy, 102 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix ;
102 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing; circular spike harrow (medium, 67 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing; planting potatoes (heavy, 83 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Sowing; Seeder (67 kW)
technology mix ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Soybean at field border (13% H2O content)
soy bean cultivation and harvesting ;
production mix, at field border ;
Soy bean at field border, 13% H2O

BRaggSphera

Soybean at field border (13% H2O content)
soy bean cultivation and harvesting ;
production mix, at field border ;
Soy bean at field border, 13% H2O

ARaggSphera

Soybean oil, conditioned (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
conditioned, not processed to edible

USaggSphera

Soybean, at farm (13% H2O content)
soy bean cultivation, harvesting and transport ;
production mix, at farm ;
13% H20

USaggSphera

Soybean, at field (13% H2O content)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
13% H20

USaggSphera

Tea cultivation (field border, 80% H2O content)
tea cultivation ;
production mix, at field border ;
80% water content

ARaggSphera

Tea cultivation (field border, 80% H2O content)
tea cultivation ;
production mix, at field border ;
80% water content

IDaggSphera

Tractor operations fertilizing

GLOu-soSphera

Transport corn
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW, 10 t/ha, payload capacity 13.5 t

GLOu-soSphera

Transport corn double trailer
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW, 5.7 t payload

GLOu-soSphera

Transport potatoes
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
102 kW, 40 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Transport round bales
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
45 kW, 5.3 t/ha

GLOu-soSphera

Transport seed potatoes
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
67 kW, 10 t/ha, payload capacity 13.5 t

GLOu-soSphera

Transport silage maize
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
8 t total cap. / 4 t payload / 54 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Transport square bales
technology mix, diesel driven, cargo ;
consumption mix ;
13 t total cap. / 6 t payload / 67 kW

GLOu-soSphera

Triple superphosphate (TSP)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
phosphorus compound content 45%

USaggSphera

Triple superphosphate (TSP)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
phosphorus compound content 45%

NLaggSphera

Universal Tractor
diesel driven ;
consumption mix

GLOu-soSphera

Urea (agrarian)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 46%

USaggSphera

Urea (agrarian)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 46%

DEaggSphera

Urea ammonium nitrate (UAN)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 30%

DEaggSphera

Urea ammonium nitrate (UAN)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
nitrogen content 30%

USaggSphera

Warm-air dryer corn
warm-air drying ;
consumption mix ;
continuous dryer or batch dryer

GLOu-soSphera

Warm-air dryer grain
warm-air drying ;
consumption mix ;
continuous dryer or batch dryer

GLOu-soSphera

Winter wheat grains, at field (15% H2O content) (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
15 % H2O

DEaggSphera

Winter wheat grains, at field (15% H2O content) (mass allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
15 % H2O

DEaggSphera

Winter wheat straw, at field (12% H2O content) (economic allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
12 % H2O

DEaggSphera

Winter wheat straw, at field (12% H2O content) (mass allocation)
technology mix ;
production mix, at plant ;
12 % H2O

DEaggSphera

Plans

Process name

Country

Type

Data source

NPK fertilizer mixer

GLO

Mfg

ts

Fertilizer operations calculator

GLO

Mfg

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