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High income OECD countries Compared by Industry > PFC gas emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent

DEFINITION: PFC gas emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Perfluorocarbons, used as a replacement for chlorofluorocarbons in manufacturing semiconductors, are a byproduct of aluminum smelting and uranium enrichment.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 6,710 2010
2 United States 6,362 2010
3 Canada 4,209 2010
4 South Korea 1,848 2010
5 Spain 1,227 2010
6 Norway 1,201 2010
7 Germany 888 2010
8 Australia 567 2010
9 Italy 457 2010
10 United Kingdom 455 2010
11 Sweden 439 2010
12 France 435 2010
13 Netherlands 303 2010
14 Poland 273 2010
15 Austria 236 2010
16 New Zealand 185 2010
=17 Israel 123 2010
=17 Iceland 123 2010
19 Greece 104 2010
20 Switzerland 74 2010
21 Slovenia 60 2010
22 Slovakia 54 2010
=23 Czech Republic 40 2010
=23 Ireland 40 2010
25 Portugal 35 2010
26 Belgium 26 2010
27 Denmark 21 2010
28 Finland 9 2010
29 Estonia 3 2010
30 Luxembourg 1 2010
31 Chile 0.0 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Industry > PFC gas emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Energy Agency. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Industry/PFC-gas-emissions/Thousand-metric-tons-of-CO2-equivalent

High income OECD countries Compared by Industry > PFC gas emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent

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