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SCARBOROUGH — Did you know Americans use 1,000 plastic water bottles every second, and almost all will end up in landfills, even though they can be recycled? Nina Chase, a rising fourth-grader at Wentworth Intermediate...

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Nearly two dozen units of the National Park System have instituted bans against the sale of disposable water bottles, a move proponents say will greatly reduce trash. For most parks, according to Public Employees for...

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Background In 2006, SFCC developed a five-year plan including the use of sustainable technologies and practices, then signed the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment in 2009 and a zero waste resolution two years...

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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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Our team was given the change to speak with Susie Turner,  Wilfrid Laurier University‘s executive for the EcoHawks, about their current initiatives towards Banning the Bottle throughout campus. Why were you interested in banning the bottle...

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Go Green in Twenty-Fourteen

December 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Years, a time to get together, celebrate, and prepare for the coming year. Some indulge in the crazy festivities while other relax and enjoy the fireworks. Many people make this time of year a...

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Harvard in the Running to Ban Bottled Water

December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Fall 2013 Referenda at Ivy League school, Harvard University, came in with 46.9% of students voting on the referenda questions. One question in particular asked students “Do you support or oppose ending the sale and...

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WRHS Administration…Ban the Bottle!

November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wachusett Regional High School students ask the school’s Administration to rid of the 13 vending machines around the school. They also ask to offer reusable water bottles that can be refilled up at Hydration Stations....

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