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U of Hawaii Petitions Towards a Bottled Water Ban

December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Less than a month after a student group organized its first plastic-free week, its petition to ban single-use plastic water bottles has more than 800 signatures. “We hope to see a strong initiative to ban...

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Congratulations to Western Washington University! After nearly 3 years of campaigning, WWU has voted to end the sale of bottled water on their campus beginning April 1, 2014. WWU is now the largest college or university in...

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The bottle ban might not be water under the bridge just yet. In 2012, the University ended the sale of flavorless bottled water on campus and mandated that one-third of beverages offered in vending machines...

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A group of University of Saskatchewan students is pushing to ban the sale of bottled water on campus. The U of S Environment and Sustainability Student Association began the initiative in September. “Tap water is...

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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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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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Update: Map of Campaigns

September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Check out our recently updated map of campaigns by clicking HERE! If your school or organization has or is working towards Banning the Bottle, let us know and we’ll add you to the map!...

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WWU to become largest public college in U.S. to ban bottled water Seattle’s NPR recently reported Western Washington University plans to ban the bottle on campus, making it the largest public university in the United...

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