Waste Calorific Value

In general, calorific value of household waste in Asia where there are wet and dry seasons greatly varies from 4,200 to 10,000kJ/kg.

10,000kJ/kg is about half of dried wood.

In Europe where climate is relatively arid, on the other hand, heat quantity of waste is a little higher and stays similar heat quantity, ranging from 10,000 to 12,000kJ/kg.