Adipic Acid

Please first consult the PDF documents for advice on the use of the corresponding spreadsheets. General guidance on developing an inventory can be found in the Corporate Standard.

The Adipic acid tool allows the N2O emissions from adipic acid production to be estimated. It requires data on the amount of adipic acid produced. The tool also calculates any emissions reductions associated with the use of emissions control technologies.

Adipic acid plants have other greenhouse gas sources, such as the fuels used in energy production. All sources that are typically associated with an Adipic acid plant are listed below.