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Concord, Mass. to Hold Third Vote on Plastic Bottle Ban

First Town To Ban Plastic Water Bottles? | Plastic Bag Ban Report CONCORD, Massachusetts, April 2, 2012 (ENS) – Again this April, for the third year running, the picturesque, historic town of Concord, Massachusetts has a chance to become the first town in the United States to ban the sale…

Plastic Bottles Banned At Saguaro National Park

15% of Park’s Total Waste Stream March 21st, 2012 – The U.S. National Park Service announced today that it is eliminating disposable plastic bottles in another of its National Parks. On February 6th, 2012, Grand Canyon National Park eliminated the sale of water in disposable plastic bottles. Today, Saguaro National…

Grand Canyon National Park Eliminates Disposable Plastic Bottled Water

Installs Water Bottle Filling Stations February 6, 2012-National Park Service — The National Park Service announced today that Grand Canyon National Park will eliminate the in-park sale of water packaged in individual disposable containers. Set to take place within 30 days, free water bottle filling stations are available throughout the…

Students’ Project Reduces Bottled Water On Campus

Water Filling Stations Installed On the campus of Western Washington University (WWU), located in Bellingham, Washington, members of the on-campus club, Students for Sustainable Water just completed a year-long project.  With a grant from Western’s Green Energy Fee, the students were able to secure and install three water refilling stations…

Buying Plastic-Bottled Water Helps Fill Landfills

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