Products

Product CO2e / kg Studies

Swordfish

10.59
CO2e / kg
= 100 g of Swordfish
You can consume
0.25
kg of Swordfish to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Fish | Sea food | Food

Studies

Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Seafood carbon emissions tool Swordfish (Xiphias gladius), Wild, System: Longlines, Notes: Fuel use estimates are from 12 data points reported by four sources, although three sources report data from prior to 2000. More recent data are provided for European fisheries by Anderson and Guillen (2011).
9.35
Unknown Unknown 6
Estimation of the carbon footprint of the Galician fishing activity (NW Spain) Table 4, Swordfish, Lining
9.27
Spain Spain 8
Systematic review of greenhouse gas emissions for different fresh food categories Table 5 Median; #LCA studies: 2; #GWP values: 2; Mean: 12.84; Stdev: 1.98; Min: 11.44; Max: 14.24
12.84
Unknown Unknown 8