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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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The proposed legislation from Supervisor David Chiu would gradually phase in a ban on the sale of bottled water of 21 fluid ounces or less on all city properties with leases signed after 2014 and...

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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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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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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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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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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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ENCINITAS COUNCIL DUMPS BOTTLED WATER

November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Encinitas city staff members won’t be handing out disposable water bottles to thirsty City Council members anymore. And in the coming months, the city will be exploring new ways to reduce the public’s dependence on...

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