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TAP- Travelers Against Plastic

February 3, 2014 | 1 Comments

The Ban the Bottle team was contacted by Chris MacKay, the co-founder of the TAP- Travelers Against Plastic Campaign. As their initiatives to discourage the use of disposable water bottles fell in line with those...

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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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Bring Back the Dignity of Tap

December 3, 2013 | 2 Comments

Ban the Bottle is a powerful environmental advocate focused on the elimination of single use plastic water bottles. While bottled water companies spend millions on advertising to sell an image of pristine magic water, there is a safe...

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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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How Much Water Goes Into Your Bottled Water?

October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

I just ran across this interesting article that speaks on a study done by the IBWA on how much water is used to produce a liter. The study was skewed…. The International Bottled Water Association,...

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To The Land Are You Loyal?

September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

A fun rhyme from a Ban the Bottle advocate, Jude Prenovost! Thanks for this! Bottlemania, it’s insania Are you lamia? Stop the madness now We control the course Tap water’s the force. Plastic bottles in...

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Bottled Water… Take a Hike!

August 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

This video is part of a large campaign asking for people to sign a petition aimed to Jon Jarvis, the National Park Service Director. The petition pushes for bottled water to be banned from national...

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Why Recycle?

July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Although Ban the Bottle strongly promotes the reduction/elimination of bottled water sales and purchase as the first choice, businesses and consumers still buy and sell bottled water. When that is the case, there is a another solution...

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