Note: This is the 1997 edition of UNEP's Global Environment Outlook. If you are interested in more recent information, please see the 2000 and 2002 editions.

Table 4.3b. Emissions of sulphur compounds assumed under conventional development (teragrams).

Hypotetical Benchmark
No controls assumed
Partial controls assumed
1990 2015 2050 2100 2015 2050 2100
(teragrams) (teragrams)
Africa 2 5 17 41 5 8 21
Asia and Pacific 17 46 80 131 43 40 65
Europe and former USSR 25 37 41 34 19 15 12
Latin America & Caribbean 4 6 14 14 6 7 7
North America 12 21 18 12 9 7 5
West Asia 2 5 11 20 5 5 10

Source:
Posch et al. (1996).