Plastic film, fossil based 🇧🇷

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Footprint at factory

Live footprint: 5.1 kg CO₂e/kgSee footprint updates
Agriculture leads to greenhouse gas emissions through biological processes, the production and use of inputs such as fertilizer, pesticides, and other treatments, as well as through the energy use for machinery and on-farm refinement processes.
Agriculture
0%
When an ingredient used in a product has fossil origins, it is categorized as a fossil resource. This category includes the use of petroleum oil, coal, and similar.
Fossil resource
62%
Food is moved from field to factory to consumer, using a variety of transport modes and fuels. All transport activities are included in the climate footprint, up to the stage stated in the report.
Transport
≈0%
Most food products have gone through some sort of refinement. It could be cleaning, heating, cooling, drying, mixing, sterilization, fermentation, or an array of other activities. These processes all consume energy and some require the use of chemicals.
Processing
38%
Energy and raw materials used for packaging in different steps along the production chain.
Packaging
0%
In warehouses, energy is consumed mainly for lighting, heating, chilling, and ventilation. Leakage of refrigerants – used for air-conditioning, fridges, and freezers – also contribute to climate change, since these are powerful greenhouse gases.
Storage
0%
”Plastic film, fossil based” currently has a climate footprint of 5.1 kg CO₂e/kg. This value is updated when there are changes in the way the product is made, and when we update our calculations to match the latest climate science. See the table below to see the updates of this product's climate footprint.

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