Emission Factor

Housing system - cattle - loose - per animal unit (housing system construction - cattle - loose)

Emission factor summary

Emissions generated by the activity within the product supply chain as described in ecoinvent v3.10. This is an immobile infrastructure representing the construction of a housing system cattle loose per animal unit. The infrastructure represents a typical agricultural building for cattle with a cubicle house for dairy cows and rearing to 6 months with the fittings slurry store dried roughage store exercise yard and milking parlour. It has a total size of 22 LU (livestock unit) and a lifetime for the building of 50 years. The process includes the construction materials building machines materials for repair and replacement and decommission. The cut-off classification is allocatable product. The activity type is ordinary transforming activity. The reference product amount is 1.

NameHousing system - cattle - loose - per animal unit (housing system construction - cattle - loose)
SectorBuildings and Infrastructure
Unit Type
Year Released
Emission Factor
  • CO2e0000kg/number
LCA Activity
Refer to source
Supported CO2e Calculation Method
AR5, AR6
Data Versioning
  • Status: Current

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