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In San Francisco, Plastic Bottles Going the Way of Plastic Bags

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Sue H (7)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 8:42 pm

Mary Riley (999)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 8:50 pm
Fabulous news, thank you!

Elisabeth JJ (50)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 9:00 pm
I use a stainless steel flask which I fill with tap water instead of buying the plastic water bottles. If by any chance I am not prepared and do buy bottled water on the rare occasion I make sure it is recycled. I do know a lot of people that are conscientious like I am. If my city would make a decision like San Francisco has I would applaud it.

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 9:59 pm
Wonderful news! It should applied nationwide/actually universal. Thx Christeen

Gloria p (304)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 11:29 pm
San Francisco is a world leader.

Marianne R (95)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 7:50 am
....and the fight goes on. Each County now has to join

Frances Darcy (133)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 8:37 am
This should be worldwide.... Here in Ireland these plastic bottles, half full, are dumped everywhere.Tap water is very safe here, but in questionable areas, there are 5 litre containers from which small container can be filled.

Birgit W (160)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 10:04 am
Why would anybody want to buy water in a plastic bottle is a mystery to me. We are allowing corporations to brainwash us over and over again.

Sue L (63)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 12:33 pm
Great news. I try very hard not to buy water in bottles and rarely do. I always recycle them the few times that I do use them.

Jane H (139)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 1:32 pm
thanks for the good news--let's hope it's going to spread throughout the USA

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 7:17 pm
Great news...hope it goes worldwide!

Angela J (61)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 8:16 pm
Thank you.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 8:25 pm
A good idea, as there are all sorts of other ways of carrying around water.

. (0)
Monday March 10, 2014, 2:10 pm
This truly is amazing
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