About this metric

total fibers

Fiber is the indigestable portion of food. This is the amount of fiber estimated to be stored within residences.

Total fiber carbon = (fiber eaten at home + fiber eaten out) * (days of food storage / days per year)

Depends upon:

—Parameters: days of food storage at home, days per year, fiber consumption at home and fiber consumption outside home

—Other metrics: residents, workers and visitors

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