Energy Footprints of Food Products

  • P. Senthil KumarEmail author
  • A. Saravanan
Part of the Environmental Footprints and Eco-design of Products and Processes book series (EFEPP)


In numerous regions, ecological issues that are both local (for instance, high rates of urbanization, mechanical exercises, arrive utilize changes, or rural practices,) and worldwide (for instance, desertification, or deforestation) have significantly lessened the capacity of land to ingest CO2. A few endeavors have been made to orchestrate rules for natural footprints of food. The energy footprint, similar to the environmental footprint, is a marker of advance that can be utilized as methods for activating activity at the neighborhood level. It is an effectively comprehended idea as it scales the message down to the level of a person. It additionally legitimizes associations and cooperation among various partners to discover new, economical and less harming arrangements. The data exhibit that the impressions are critical, both locally, national and comprehensive and have comes about for overall sustenance security and condition prosperity and effectiveness. The writing about concurs that worldwide sustenance creation framework produces impressive natural impressions and the circumstance would likely get troubling.


Food waste Green house emission Sustainability Natural footprints 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Chemical EngineeringSSN College of EngineeringChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of BiotechnologyRajalakshmi Engineering CollegeChennaiIndia

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