Emission Factor: Leather

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NameSourceYearRegionSectorCategory Unit Type
LeatherEPA2020United StatesConsumer Goods and ServicesClothing and Footwear
Money

Emission intensity of supply chain (with margins i.e. cradle to shelf) in US dollars spend on: leather. This factor is representative of the described commodity (equivalent to a goods or services category) and was calculated from 2016 data applying IPCC 4th Assessment Report conversion factors.

ID
consumer_goods-type_leather
SOURCEEPA
YEAR RELEASED2020
REGIONUnited States (US)
SECTORConsumer Goods and Services
CATEGORYClothing and Footwear
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e: 0.98 kg/USD
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR4
  • Methods supported: AR4
  • Origin: Source
LCA ACTIVITYcradle_to_shelf
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