Emission Factor: Chemicals (except basic chemicals/agrichemicals/polymers/paints/pharmaceuticals/soaps/cleaning compounds)

Search for more CO2e emission factors or find out how to query these via the Climatiq API

 nameSourceYearRegionUnit Type
Chemicals (except basic chemicals/agrichemicals/polymers/paints/pharmaceuticals/soaps/cleaning compounds)
EPA2020United StatesMoney

Emission intensity of supply chain (with margins i.e. cradle to shelf) in US dollars spend on: chemicals (except basic chemicals/agrichemicals/polymers/paints/pharmaceuticals/soaps/cleaning compounds). This factor is representative of the described commodity (equivalent to a goods or services category) and was obtained from the USEEIO model. Refer to the source for the source-specific data quality assessment.

ACTIVITY ID
chemicals-type_chemicals_except_basic_chemicals_agrichemicals_polymers_paints_pharmaceuticalssoaps_cleaning_compounds
UUID
00b81f57-42bc-4cf0-8565-5c8d5e7fa016
SOURCEEPA
YEAR RELEASED2020
REGIONUnited States (US)
SECTORMaterials and Manufacturing
CATEGORYChemical Products
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e:0.555kg/USD
  • CO2:0.478 kg/USD
  • CH4:0.002 kg/USD
  • N2O:0 kg/USD
  • CO2e of other gases:0.027 kg/USD
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR4
  • Methods supported: AR4
  • Origin: Climatiq
LCA ACTIVITYcradle_to_shelf
Show API Code SnippetSee Request Code