Waste Reduction Model (WARM)
NEW VERSION: Updated February 2012
(Version 12, 2/12)
EPA created WARM to help solid waste planners and organizations track and voluntarily report greenhouse gas emissions reductions and energy savings from several different waste management practices. The Web-based version of WARM was last updated February 2012.
Use this worksheet to describe the baseline and alternative MSW management scenarios that you want to compare. Please follow the steps below to enter your material tonnage information in the input boxes in the tables, and select appropriate landfill and waste transport characteristics. For information on the definition of each of the WARM material types as well as data source and year of underlying life-cycle data, please see the WARM materials definitions list.Tips:
- If the listed material is not generated in your community/organization or you do not want to analyze it, leave it blank or enter 0.
- Make sure that the total quantity generated equals the total quantity managed.
- If you have any questions, consult the WARM User's Guide.