START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: plastic bottles

15 Ways to Reuse Plastic Bottles

No matter how much I try to avoid plastic, I seem to always end up with at least one or two plastic bottles in my recycle bin. Sometime it's a juice bottle, sometimes it held dish or laundry soap. …

271 comments

BPA Baby Bottle Ban: Image Boost for Plastic?

Well it took a bit of time, but the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has formally announced a ban of BPA (Bisphenol A) in all sippy cups and baby bottles sold in the United States. This comes, not e…

8 comments

This Backpack Used To Be 40 Plastic Bottles

I firmly believe that our grandchildren will look back on the plastic bottle as one of our worst inventions. The United States buys more of these single use containers than any other nation in the …

40 comments

20 Reuses for Plastic Drink Bottles

Plastic grocery bags and plastic water bottles those disposable environmental nightmares have become iconic in the current green revolution. Which is why plastic grocery bags are banned in many …

122 comments

Solar-Powered Backpack Charges Gadgets

Do you have a bunch of electronic gadgets that you need to recharge while you travel? How about a solar charged backpack that harvests the sun's energy efficiently to keep your gadgets juiced? The …

84 comments

‘The Cage’ Eco-Exhibit Shows Wasteful Nature Of Bottled Beverages

Yesterday wrapped up the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago, one of the top 20 largest trade shows in the U.S. During this year's show, SodaStream unveiled a striking exhibit: a massive 6…

93 comments

P is for Plastic Bottles

Nearly 90% of plastic water bottles are not recycled, instead taking thousands of years to decompose. Buy a reusable container and fill it with tap water, a great choice for the environment, your wall…

62 comments

Healthy Panic: This Water Bottle is Making Me Sigg

Back when my child was first born, my wife and I went into an ill-advised, hyper-vigilance mode that consisted of removing all manner of PVC from our home, permanently recycling all plastic bottles an…

53 comments

Bottled Water Craze Gone Crazy

Bottled water--how did it come to this? The tag line for a new bottled water called Tap'dNY is "No glaciers were harmed making this water." I have to think we have a problem when a company starts s…

50 comments

meet our writers

Healthy Living Editors

Healthy Living offers more than 10,000 ways for you to improve your life, your home, your community, and even the world. From the latest healthy and... more

people are talking

I'll skip Montana thanks.

What part of NO! don't you understand? I wouldn't want to sleep locked up, would you?

a nice mix of ingredients, all tasty and healthy. Thank you for posting.

Mac C. Mac C.
on Ruby Red Slaw
17 minutes ago