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This graphic shows the amount of paper used by Americans in a year. Represented physically by dump trucks and the trees that are cut down and killed, viewers are able to solidify what is often a vague concept to many people. More of an impression is made by showing consumers a visual of the environmental impact they make in their everyday lives, and the amount of change it is possible to make in a year.