Emission Factor: Clothing (Primary material production)

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NameSourceYearRegionSectorCategory Unit Type
Clothing (Primary material production)BEIS2021United KingdomConsumer Goods and ServicesClothing and Footwear
Weight

Emission intensity of clothiing (primary material production). The EF should be used to report on consumption of procured materials based on their origin (that is comprised of primary material or recycled materials). For primary materials these factors cover the extraction/primary processing/manufacturing and transportation materials to the point of sale not the materials in use. For secondary materials the factors cover sorting/processing/manufacturing and transportation to the point of sale not the materials in use. Retrieved from the Conversion Factors 2021: flat file published by the UK BEIS/Defra at the source URL.

ID
consumer_goods-type_clothing_primary_material_production
SOURCEBEIS
YEAR RELEASED2021
REGIONUnited Kingdom (GB)
SECTORConsumer Goods and Services
CATEGORYClothing and Footwear
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e: 22310 kg/tonne
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR4
  • Methods supported: AR4
  • Origin: Source
LCA ACTIVITYcradle_to_gate
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