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Plastic single-serving bottles filled with water will no longer be sold in most places on Drake University’s campus next fall after a successful student-led campaign to ban the convenient and popular items. When classes begin...

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Earth Day Celebration Around The Nation

April 22, 2013 | 2 Comments

It’s here! The day our nation celebrates what we are so lucky to have! A day where the citizens of the nation are reminded of the ongoing environmental issues we inflict on our planet. A...

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The northern Nevada community can celebrate and learn about options for more sustainable living at the University of Nevada, Reno campus Monday, April 15 through Friday, April 19. Educational programs and demonstrations will focus on...

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An Arlington County board member is launching a crusade to “think outside the bottle.” He wants residents to trade in bottled water for tap water, but many are refusing to part with it. Arlington County...

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Concord, Massachusetts has become one of the first communities in the U.S. to ban the sale of single-serving plastic water bottles. According to the Associated Press, the plastic bottle ban resulted from a three-year campaign...

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An arch made with 2,000 empty plastic water bottles in the student center at the University of Vermont was dedicated Wednesday as a monument to the school’s decision to end the sale of bottled water...

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No More Plastic for India. Period.

October 10, 2012 | 1 Comments

India’s capitol city will soon have a one of the most extensive bans on plastic products out there. How well it will be enforced, it being India, is a huge unknown. Huffington Post reports that the...

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Colleges and Universities have been known to consume more plastic bottles annually than most other organizations. Many students and staff dislike this statistic and are taking the stand to bring an end to the sale...

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