| This is an incomplete assessment. The following life cycle stages may be missing:
|GHG Emissions Facts|
|Per one kilogram|
|Total:||0.84 kg CO₂e|
|Source: systematic review|
Gooseberry refers to the fruit known as gooseberry. The environmental impact information on this page includes greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that result from the materials, production, packaging, and transport life cycle stages. It doesn't include the GHG emissions from retail sale and consumer transport, storage, cooking, and disposal. The mean carbon footprint or GHG emissions, attributed to the product life-cycle stages from material production to distribution, are 0.84 kg carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) per kilogram.
The main source for this environmental impact information is a systematic literature review published in the Journal of Cleaner Production. The authors of the meta-analysis located one global warming potential (GWP) value for gooseberries in one life cycle assessment.
The table below lists products in the fruit category with the lowest total GHG emissions.
|Product||Total (kg CO2e)|
|Cantaloupe (1 kg)||0.25|
|Guava (1 kg)||0.28|
|Lime (1 kg)||0.3|
|Lemon (1 kg)||0.3|
- Fruits - comparison of the GHG emissions from fruit.
- S.J. Clune, E. Crossin, K. Verghese. Systematic review of greenhouse gas emissions for different fresh food categories. J. Clean. Prod., 140 (Part 2) (2016), pp. 766–783 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.04.082