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Product CO2e / kg Studies

Blue swimmer crab

10.125
CO2e / kg
= 100 g of Blue swimmer crab
You can consume
0.27
kg of Blue swimmer crab to exhaust your daily CO2e food budget

Categories: Crab | Crustaceans | Sea food | Food

Studies

Source Notes CO2e Country origin Country consumption Weight
Seafood carbon emissions tool Blue swimmer crab (Portunus armatus), Wild, System: Bottom trawl, Notes: Data specific to blue swimmer crab fisheries are not available. Fuel use rates here represent estimates from all crustacean trawl fisheries, drawing on 45 data points from five sources. More data specific to crab fisheries are needed, as most data come from lobster fisheries.
14.55
Unknown Unknown 6
Seafood carbon emissions tool Blue swimmer crab (Portunus armatus), Wild, System: Traps, Notes: Time series fuel use data for blue swimmer crab trap fisheries are available from South Australia, showing less fuel use than is required for other crustacean trap fisheries. It is no clear whether rates of fuel use in other regions can be assumed to be similar to those in the Australian crab fishery.
5.7
Unknown Unknown 6