Product CO2e / kg Studies

Char (farmed)

CO2e / kg
= 100 g of Char (farmed)
You can consume
kg of Char (farmed) to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Char | Fish | Sea food | Food


Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Seafood carbon emissions tool Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus), Farmed, System: Recirculating tanks, Notes: Only a single LCA study has been undertaken on Arctic char (Ayer and Tyedmers, 2007). The estimate here is substantially lower than their estimate due to the source of electricity: most Arctic char is produced in Iceland, while Ayer and Tyedmers assessed a Nova Scotian system using coal-derived electricity. Energy use rates are for salmonid recirculating systems and come from seven sources.
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