Products

Product CO2e / kg Studies

American lobster

11.65
CO2e / kg
= 100 g of American lobster
You can consume
0.23
kg of American lobster to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Lobster | Crustaceans | Sea food | Food

Studies

Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Seafood carbon emissions tool American lobster (Homarus americanus), Wild, System: Traps, Notes: Driscoll et al. (2015) reported results of LCA studies undertaken on American lobster trap fisheries in Nova Scotia and Maine. Fuel use estimates here are derived from four reported estimates from three different sources. Bait use rates of 100-300% of the landed weight of lobster are based on observed rates for lobster fisheries around the world.
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