Natural Resources – Consuming More Than The Earth Can Produce

It is sometimes difficult to think globally, but the availability of information and data on a global scale gives us the ability to do so today. The concept of the carrying capacity for humans and its resource utilization impact on the planet is reviewed with this interesting review. It is clear that in a very short space in time we have exceeded the carrying capacity of the earth for mankind. What we are going to do about this is difficult to imagine. Bamboo, as a highly renewable resource, could potentially reverse the devastating effect of deforestation around the world and help to limit man's impact on the globe. One such company trying to promote bamboo flooring as an alternative to hardwoods is Eco Bamboo Africa.

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