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Product CO2e / kg Studies

Yellowfin tuna

4.4
CO2e / kg
= 100 g of Yellowfin tuna
You can consume
0.61
kg of Yellowfin tuna to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Tuna | Fish | Sea food | Food

Studies

Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Seafood carbon emissions tool Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), Wild, System: Purse seine, Notes: Seven fuel use estimates for purse seine vessels harvesting Yellowfin tuna are available from three sources. Parker et al. (2015) conducted a global study of fuel inputs to tuna purse seiners.
1.95
Unknown Unknown 6
Seafood carbon emissions tool Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), Wild, System: Longlines, Notes: A total 19 fuel use data points are available for Yellowfin longliners in Australia as reported by Parker et al. (2015). Fuel use rates are similar to those observed in other longline studies. Bait usage rates in tuna fisheries are typically low.
6.85
Unknown Unknown 6