Products

Product CO2e / kg Studies

Pink salmon

1.883
CO2e / kg
= 100 g of Pink salmon
You can consume
1.43
kg of Pink salmon to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Salmon | Fish | Sea food | Food

Studies

Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Seafood carbon emissions tool Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha), Wild, System: Purse seine, Notes: Fuel use estimates are from four data points reported by two sources for Pacific salmon fisheries. A life cycle study of Pink salmon provided to the UK market was carried out by Fulton (2010).
1.25
Unknown Unknown 6
Seafood carbon emissions tool Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha), Wild, System: Troll lines, Notes: Fuel use estimates are from three data points reported by one source for Pacific salmon fisheries. Tyedmers (2000) assessed energy inputs to salmon fisheries using multiple gear types. More recent data are needed to improve certainty.
3.55
Unknown Unknown 6
Seafood carbon emissions tool Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha), Wild, System: Gillnets, Notes: Fuel use estimates are from two data points reported by one source for Pacific salmon fisheries. Tyedmers (2000) assessed energy inputs to salmon fisheries using multiple gear types. More recent data are needed to improve certainty.
0.85
Unknown Unknown 6