Reblogged from TriplePundit:
« […] How the world would look if everyone lived like an average American? It turns out that although we only comprise 5% of the global population,
Americans consume 30% of the world’s material resources and 40% of the world’s gasoline supply, which leads to 25% of global greenhouse gas emissions.
So, for one, we would need at least five more planets to provide the necessary resources and absorb the waste. […] »Click on TriplePundit to read more.