Helmut Schütz's scientific contributions

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The Institute of Social Ecology (SEC) guide for economy wide material flow accounting (EW-MFA) provides an introduction into accounting principles and practical support for students, statisticians, researchers and all others concerned with material flow accounting. This guide is a revised and modified version of the 2009 draft of the Eurostat MFA c...


... The characterization model for the RMI biotic could consider the fresh and the dry matter of the biomass, but the application of a standardized water content is advisable to provide comparable data. In ewMFA, harvested biomass accounts for its actual fresh weight while a water content of 15% is assumed for fodder crops and grazed biomass [53,54]. A similar approach could be taken in the PMF. ...