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Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Consumption of selected industrial raw materials compared to global population
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Five of the top countries consuming industrial raw materials account for roughly 10 percent of the world's population but consume up to 50 percent of more of some of the main materials. This shows a large imbalance between these 5 nations and the other 188.