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24,500 Chemicals Found in Bottled Water

January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bottled water has become a bit of a trend – specific brands with unique shapes that tell the world a little something about you. While your bottle of water might make you appear to be...

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Are you Drinking the Right Water?

December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

While water is essential to our well-being, there are some suggested tips addressed below that can help in various ways. We at Ban the Bottle always push for proper hydration so don’t take this information as “must’s”...

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Some Poland Spring water bottles may be contaminated by gasoline, the New Hampshire Department of Health warned in a consumer advisory published this week. According to WMUR.com, state health officials said Friday that consumers who purchased 3- and...

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Follow-up to IBWA Reply

February 5, 2013 | 2 Comments

Recently, Ban the Bottle was contacted by the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) on January 25, 2013 with a response to our post “Our Reaction to IBWA’s New Bottled Water Video”. The email we received...

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BPA Exposure Contributes to Obesity

October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Having a hard time losing weight? This may be due to something you would never would have thought: plastic bottled water. A new study from Harvard School of Public Health and published in the journal...

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Water vs. Water

October 26, 2012 | 3 Comments

Bottled water is bad for you, the environment and water itself. The process of bottling water drastically impacts many water systems throughout the world. The main reason that bottled water is bad for the water...

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New Water-Filtering Reusable Bottle with Style

October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The social impact focus of Hydros Bottle, the nearly four-year-old quick-fill, water-filtering reusable bottle company from a pair of University of Pennsylvania alumni, continues to spread. The model always included donating a portion of proceeds to...

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U.S. bottled water sales continue increase at a steady rate concluding consumers believe that bottled water is better for them than tap water. Consumers are oblivious about the facts of bottled water and that many...

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