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A group of students at the University of Waterloo are quickly learning why no public institution in the region has yet banned the sale of bottled water on its property. The 10-or-so students who make...

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Smart IDEAS at Binghamton University

December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Intellectual Decisions on Environmental Awareness Solutions (IDEAS) for Binghamton started a petition last week to bolster student support for their initiative to ban the sale and distribution of plastic water bottles on campus. According to...

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UConn, not only a multiple time national champion in both Men and Women’s college basketball, but also title holders in sustainability. UConn’s new eco-friendly initiative, Think Outside the Bottle, invites students to choose tap water...

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New students, faculty and staff at Rochester Institute of Technology added a new item to their orientation materials this year—reusable water bottles. This is part of a larger campus-wide effort to reduce the amount of...

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As we begin to pack up our camping gear, store away our mountain bikes, and set aside the sunscreen, we also need to think about shifting back into school mode. For the next 4 months,...

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Below is a highlighted interview conducted between myself and University of Nevada, Las Vegas “Take Back the Tap” Campus Coordinator, Monica Garcia. Here at Ban the Bottle, we were interested to learn more about the ongoing efforts...

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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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5 Effective Hydration Tips for Athletes

May 12, 2012 | 1 Comments

As summer quickly approaches, staying hydrated will become more and more important in preventing heat-related illnesses. Drinking clean water is the most effective way at combating summer heat. ESPN recently interviewed a hydration expert from...

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