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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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Commuters at Hammersmith Bus Station and Tube station in London can now get access to free chilled, filtered mains water in an effort to cut waste. For the first time, thirsty commuters will be able...

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Think Before You Drink Infographic

May 29, 2014 | 3 Comments

Last week, the USA Girl Scouts Overseas Brownie Troop 38601 gave a presentation to the British School in Bern, Switzerland on their love of water, ways to protect water and resources, recycling and their main message:...

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Concord Bylaw Tested Again and Remains Strong

December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

An effort to repeal Concord’s ban on the sale of plastic water bottles was resoundingly defeated at Town Meeting on Wednesday night. Resident Jean Hill, who led the initial fight for the ban, said she...

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More Water Refilling Stations at Outside Lands

December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the third year in a row, Outside Lands festival goers were extremely frustrated with the lack of access to refillable water at this San Francisco music festival. In a festival space that covers 11 city blocks...

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December 2012 Recap: Ban the Bottle

December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

December 3rd- 14-Year Old Invents Solar-Powered Water Jug (Video) December 4th- Rubbermaid® Reduces Environmental Impact with Dishwasher-Safe Reusable Bottles December 6th- January 1: UVM Makes It Official for 2013 Bottled Water Ban! December 7th- Smart...

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When it comes to disposable containers, no product gets as much flack as the infamous plastic water bottle. Criticized for the contents on the inside (which are often said to taste exactly like tap water)...

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