Estimated carbon footprint, loss of natural habitat potential, loss of plant and animal life potential and/or extinction potential from making, packaging, shipping and/or using these products or services.
1 km(kilometers) = .62 mi(miles) 1 liter = .26 gallons
|Orange Juice - a 64 ounce carton of Tropicana Pure Premium Orange Juice
full life cycle analysis includes agriculture, materials, production, shipping and consumer use
CO2 from Pepsi and CarbonTrust.co.uk #ref1
|Some of the materials used to make this product.
oranges, paper, plastic, multiple fuels
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|CO2 released to make, ship and use this product.
|Loss of natural habitat potential to make, ship and use this product.
|Loss of plant and animal life potential (in natural habitat) to make, ship and use this product.
|How many of this product it would take (if made) to trigger 1 potential specie extinction.
A life cycle study of one orange juice brand shows that the CO2 emissions from a 64 ounce carton of orange juice is about 1.7 kilograms (3.75 pounds) -- including agriculture, materials, production, shipping and customer use.#ref1 The loss of natural habitat potential from the 64 ounce carton of orange juice is estimated to be 1.3 square meters (14 square feet).
1. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/22/business/22pepsi.html NewYorkTImes.com