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The City of Encinitas, California is considering banning plastic water bottles at city-sponsored events. The ban, proposed by Councilwoman Lisa Shaffer, would apply during city events where drinking water is available from fountains and other...

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With the recent implementation of composting and Sustainability Week, Sonoma State University has been making changes to become a more environment-friendly campus. Banning the sale of single-use plastic water bottles on campus could be the...

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How Much Water Goes Into Your Bottled Water?

October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

I just ran across this interesting article that speaks on a study done by the IBWA on how much water is used to produce a liter. The study was skewed…. The International Bottled Water Association,...

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The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is discontinuing the sale of bottled water at its facility. The museum has made this decision in keeping with its long-standing conservation mission and aligns with other institutions across the country...

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Concord’s Bottle Bylaw Tested Once Again

October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

At Concord’s special Town Meeting in December, voters will have another chance to decide whether or not the bylaw banning the sale of single-serve plastic water bottles should stick around in town. According to Town...

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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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 Eaton Hotel in Hong Kong has suspended the use of plastic bottled water throughout its hotel operation.  Instead the hotel has invested HK$500,000 to install an eco-friendly drinking water purification system that allows glass bottles...

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What’s In Your Bottled Water?

September 11, 2013 | 5 Comments

Ever wonder what dangers are entrapped in that plastic bottle of water? GH?H, P/.TL, XFsS, 123, blah, blah, blah… But what are they and how are they harmful to us? Lets start with the basics: Bisphenol A...

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