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Avocado Piazza Sant’Egidio

Stage N. 10

Listen to the Avocado podcasts while you are in front of the Tree, or while walking to reach the next stage.

I Podcast

Botany ecology symbolism – Emiliano Proietti Pannunzi

Culture and sociality, Roberta Petronio

Stories and mythology – Arianna Fusco

Martina Cardillo, astronomy

Avocado, (Persea americana)

Serving Size: 19.10 in. diameter Condition: Excellent
Location: Roma, Lazio, Italia Estimated this year:

Carbon Sequestered 3,23 lbs; CO2 Equivalent2 11,85 lbs;

Storm Water Mitigation, Runoff Avoided 534,7 gal;

Rainfall Intercepted 3.521,07 gal.

Air Pollution Removal, Carbon Monoxide 0,29 oz; Ozone 21,66 oz

Nitrogen Dioxide 7,46 oz;  Sulfur Dioxide 0,27 oz;

PM 1,87 oz

Energy Usage Per Year3

Avoided Energy Emissions, Carbon Dioxide 111,17 lbs;

Carbon Monoxide 1,09 oz; Nitrogen Dioxide 0,35 oz;

Sulfur Dioxide 3,77 oz; PM 0,31 oz;

Carbon Storage 2.064,74 lbs;  CO2 Equivalent 7.570,73 lbs

Benefit estimates are based on USDA Forest Service research and are meant for guidance only. Visit to learn more.