It takes the planet 1.5 years to restore what humanity burns through in a year. The silver lining, the US is #1 in something once again – consumption. In fact, it would take 4.4 Earths to sustain the planet if everyone lived like Americans. Rather disappointingly, the USA is 56th in the world for alcohol consumption per capita (though we suspect that will rise).
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