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As last week’s high-pressure system pushed San Diego County into record high temperatures, residents were advised to stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water. Yet liquid resources are running low in California: The entire state...

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Governor Edmund Brown on Tuesday signed into law a bill that bans plastic shopping bags, making California the first U.S. state to officially prohibit stores from handing them out for free. “This bill is a...

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San Francisco’s proposed ban on sales of plastic water bottles on public property faces a key vote today amid some concerns about lack of water access and financial impacts on popular events such as the...

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The proposed legislation from Supervisor David Chiu would gradually phase in a ban on the sale of bottled water of 21 fluid ounces or less on all city properties with leases signed after 2014 and...

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ENCINITAS COUNCIL DUMPS BOTTLED WATER

November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Encinitas city staff members won’t be handing out disposable water bottles to thirsty City Council members anymore. And in the coming months, the city will be exploring new ways to reduce the public’s dependence on...

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The City of Encinitas, California is considering banning plastic water bottles at city-sponsored events. The ban, proposed by Councilwoman Lisa Shaffer, would apply during city events where drinking water is available from fountains and other...

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According to National Parks Traveler, there is a growing movement to ban the sale of bottled water at National Parks given the success of the ban at Grand Canyon National Park. Check out the full...

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Elk Grove District’s local paper reports the newest addition to Franklin Elementary school, an arsenic treatment system that delivers close to arsenic-free water for students. After recent regulation changes, the Elementary school needed to adapt,...

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