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Follow-up to IBWA Reply

February 5, 2013 | 2 Comments

Recently, Ban the Bottle was contacted by the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) on January 25, 2013 with a response to our post “Our Reaction to IBWA’s New Bottled Water Video”. The email we received...

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BPA Exposure Contributes to Obesity

October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Having a hard time losing weight? This may be due to something you would never would have thought: plastic bottled water. A new study from Harvard School of Public Health and published in the journal...

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Water vs. Water

October 26, 2012 | 4 Comments

Bottled water is bad for you, the environment and water itself. The process of bottling water drastically impacts many water systems throughout the world. The main reason that bottled water is bad for the water...

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New Water-Filtering Reusable Bottle with Style

October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The social impact focus of Hydros Bottle, the nearly four-year-old quick-fill, water-filtering reusable bottle company from a pair of University of Pennsylvania alumni, continues to spread. The model always included donating a portion of proceeds to...

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U.S. bottled water sales continue increase at a steady rate concluding consumers believe that bottled water is better for them than tap water. Consumers are oblivious about the facts of bottled water and that many...

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When it comes to disposable containers, no product gets as much flack as the infamous plastic water bottle. Criticized for the contents on the inside (which are often said to taste exactly like tap water)...

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The following video is a informative and influential film encompassing the bottled water industry and their destructive actions. This video explains the cycle that these monster companies take in order to keep their product afloat and their profits...

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Reduce the Abuse, Recycle and Reuse

June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The bottled water industry is attempting to keep us in the dark about the economic and environmental dangers of plastic bottle production. Yet, there are many non-profit organizations (i.e. Ban the Bottle) that continue to inform and further their...

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