Products

Product CO2e / kg Studies

Asparagus

1.267
CO2e / kg
= 100 g of Asparagus
You can consume
2.13
kg of Asparagus to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Vegetables | Food

Subcategories: Asparagus (sliced) | White asparagus | Green asparagus

Studies

Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Ökologische Fußabdrücke von Lebensmitteln und Gerichten in Deutschland (IFEU) Spargel
0.7
Unknown Germany 7
Environmental impact of plant-based foods Final assessment is for European production. Three studies show an impact below 1 kg CO2e per kg. Import from the rest of the world carries a high risk of air transport. Earlier studies show that the impact can be as high as approx. 14 kg CO2e per kg product (3 references).. Studies: 5
2.1
Unknown Unknown 10
Systematic review of greenhouse gas emissions for different fresh food categories Table 5 Median; #LCA studies: 5; #GWP values: 28; Mean: 0.92; Stdev: 0.49; Min: 0.18; Max: 2.54
0.83
Unknown Unknown 10