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In an unprecidented move, the North Carolina Legislature has enacted a new law that bans throwing away one-time-use plastic bottles.  This law, taking affect in fall 2009, is aimed at curbing increasing waste from plastic...

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On May 28, 2009 the Central Okanagan Regional District Board became the 50th municipality (and the 33rd in 2009) to implement restrictions on bottled water. The Canadian board noted the bottled water continues to cause...

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Petrolia, CA Council to Consider Bottle Ban

April 28, 2009 | 0 Comments

Petrolia, California, a city near Ontario, is considering banning the sale of all plastic water bottles.  This move is aimed at curbing the effects of plasitc water bottle waste.  However, the mayor of the city...

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Washington University has recently launched a ban on plastic water bottle sales amid environmental concerns.  Faculty, students, and staff on the Danforth, North, and West campuses are no longer able to find bottled water in...

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How To Give Up Bottled Water

April 14, 2009 | 0 Comments

Giving up bottled water isn’t always the easiest thing. For many, bottled water is a mainstay of the home and office; breaking this habit requires diligence. Ecosalon has put together a great list on how...

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