National Inventory Report
1990–2010 GREENHOUSE GAS SOURCES AND SINKS IN CANADA
The Canadian Government’s Submission to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
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Chapter 5: Solvent and Other Product Use (CRF Sector 3) Mohamed Abdul Afshin Matin.
Chapter 6: Agriculture (CRF Sector 4) Dominique Blain, Chang Liang, Douglas MacDonald.
Acknowledgements The Pollutant Inventories and Reporting Division of Environment Canada wishes to acknowledge the many individuals and organizations that contributed to the National Inventory Report. Although the list of all researchers, government employees and consultants who provided technical support is too long to include here, the Division would like to highlight the contributions of the following authors and reviewers of Canada’s National Inventory Report: 19902010, Greenhouse Gas Sources and Sinks in Canada , whose work helped to improve this year’s report.
Chapter 7: Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry (CRF Sector 5) Dominique Blain, Ana Blondel, Shari Hayne, Chang Liang, Mark McGovern.
Chapter 8: Waste (CRF Sector 6) Afshin Matin, Craig Palmer.
Chapter 9: Recalculations and Improvements Mohamed Abdul, Warren Baker, Pascal Bellavance, Dominique Blain, George Franchi, Chia Ha, Jason Hickey, Afshin Matin, Frank Neitzert, Craig Palmer, Steve Smyth
Mohamed Abdul, Warren Baker, Dominique Blain, Afshin Matin, Scott McKibbon, Frank Neitzert, Duane Smith, Steve Smyth.
Mohamed Abdul (Annexes 3, 5, 7, and 8), Warren Baker (Annexes 2, 3, 4, and 8), Pascal Bellavance (Annexes 2, 5, 8, 12 and 14), Dominique Blain (Annexes 3, 7, 11), Ana Blondel (Annexes 3, 5 and 11), George Franchi (Annexes 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 12 and 14), Chia Ha (Annexes 2, 3, 4 and 8), Shari Hayne (Annex 3), Jason Hickey (Annexes 2, 5, , 8, 12 and 14 ), Chang Liang (Annexes 3, 7 and 8), Douglas MacDonald (Annexes 3, 7), Afshin Matin (Annexes