Rich Countries Lead the Way in Environmental Impacts (image) Norwegian University of Science and Technology Share Print E-Mail Caption Here's how different countries compare when it comes to carbon, land, material and water footprints. Credit Illustration: Ivanova et al. Environmental Impact Assessment of Household Consumption. Journal of Industrial Ecology. Usage Restrictions With credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.