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systems were calculated as $25.251 and $24.857, respectively. Table 1. Global warming potential (GWP) and variable costs of production components for System A for greenhouse production of young foliage plants in a 72-cell tray in the southern United States

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. Fig. 1. Global warming potential (GWP) for production components and activities for an 11.4-cm wax begonia plant ( Begonia × semperflorens-cultorum ) modeled as an 8-week crop from plugs in a greenhouse range in the northeastern United States. Fig. 2

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2 O mitigation in intensive corn (maize) production: An emission reduction protocol for U.S. midwest agriculture Mitig. Adapt. Strat. Global Change 15 185 204 Mosier, A.R. Peterson, G.A. Sherrod, L.A. 2003 Mitigating net global warming potential (CO

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, and global warming potential (GWP), as well as the health and safety of producers and consumers. Consumers were willing to pay a premium for plants in containers labeled as “sustainable,” but the premium differed with the type of sustainable containers

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.7%) than of variable costs (2.8%). Table 1. Global warming potential (GWP) and variable costs of production components (labor, materials, and equipment operation costs) incurred during outdoor production of 20-cm natural-day Chrysanthemum in the north

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SimaPro estimations, whereas others were higher using SimaPro. Table 1. Comparison of previously published global warming potential of the production of field-grown red maple, blue spruce, and redbud using a spreadsheet approach or using SimaPro life cycle

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of CO 2 e (carbon dioxide equivalent emissions); GHG other than CO 2 are expressed in terms of their global warming potential in relation to CO 2 ( Lynas, 2007 ; Wiedmann and Minx, 2007 ). Estimating carbon footprints of agricultural production

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costs of inputs and processes in the green industry. The carbon footprint is expressed as the global warming potential (GWP) of a product or process reflected in the emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG). GWP is calculated as the potential impact over a

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potential (GWP) and associated variable costs incurred during the entire life cycle for a 5-cm-caliper containerized, pot-in-pot (PIP) red maple. Table 2. Summary of global warming potential (GWP) and associated variable costs incurred during the entire life

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The nursery industry is often referred to as part of the green industry. However, research to understand how system components of the production and use of landscape plants contribute to environmental impacts such as global warming potential is

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