2.G - Fireworks

Last updated on 09 Oct 2018 06:49 (cf. Authors)

Short description

In this sub-category of 2.G - Other product use Germany reports NOx, SOx, CO, TSP, PM10, PM2.5, As, Cd, Cr, Cu, Hg, Ni, Pb and Zn emissions from fireworks.

NFR-Code Name of Category Method AD EF Key Category 1
2.G Other Product use: Use of Fireworks T2 NS D see superordinate chapter


Activity data

Statistical data on imports, exports and production of fireworks are used with consumption = import + production - export.

The sold amounts of fireworks have decreased slightly from 1990 to 1995 and have been relatively constant since.

Emission factors

The emission factors are derived from [1], page 20, table 3-13: Tier 2 emission factor for source category 2.D.3.i, 2.G Other solvent and product use, Other, Use of Fireworks.


No recalculations were done.

Planned improvements

No improvements are planned

1. EMEP/EEA air pollutant emission inventory guidebook 2016, Copenhagen, 2016.
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