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5 Best Reusable Water Bottles

Reusable water bottles are the bomb when it comes to reducing throwaway plastic and saving water. It's estimated that as much as two gallons of water might be wasted for every gallon that's bottled in…

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You Can Now Eat Your Water Bottle for the Planet

Plastic water bottle waste is certainly a pressing environmental issue, even with people using reusable bottles. A team of inventors from London think they may have a solution to that problem. Know…

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7 Good Reasons to Quit Drinking Bottled Water

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! We had an extra Green Diva Meg in the house today! Our special guest Green Diva Meghan Van Dyk, the edi…

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Conspiracy to Keep BPA in Food?

What will it take to get Bisphenol A out of our food sources?  This chemical is a building block for polycarbonate plastic (think hard plastic water bottles) and epoxy resins (think the lining of soup…

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Biodegradable Water Bottles for U.S. Ritz-Carlton Hotels

Each year the Ritz-Carlton hotels use millions of 16 oz. plastic water bottles. Now they are replacing the plastic ones with biodegradable, plant-based versions. Reportedly the company manufacturing t…

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