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Inventory refers to the production of 1 kg soybean oil, respectively soybean meal (incl. hulls). The multioutput-process 'soybeans, in oil mill' delivers the co-products 'soybean oil, at oil mill' and 'soybean meal, at oil mill'. Economic allocation with allocation factor of 40.7% to oil and 59.3 to meal. Allocation is done according to carbon balance for CO2 emissions.

dataset

number 6665
timestamp 2010-09-02T12:12:47
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referenceFunction

unit kg
amount 1
includedProcesses This process includes the transport of soybeans to the mill, and the processing of soybeans to soybean oil and meal. System boundary is at the oil mill.
infrastructureIncluded true
datasetRelatesToProduct true

geography

location BR
text Data from an industrial oil mill in the US, based mostly on one literature source

technology

Typical oil mill designed for soybean oil solvent extraction (incl. pre-cracking of soybeans, dehulling, oil extraction, meal processing and oil purification), US context.

timePeriod

startYear 1998
endYear 2006

dataSetInformation

timestamp 2006-08-15T11:16:17
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