Western Washington University Bans the Bottle

Posted on: March 18, 2014
Western Washington University bans the bottle

Congratulations to Western Washington University! They have voted to end the sale and distribution of bottled water on campus starting on April 1. WWU is now the largest college or university in the state of Washington to end the sale of bottled water on campus, Continue Reading

Why Is Your Bottled Water Delivery Service So Expensive?

Posted on: August 15, 2013
A stack of plastic water bottles

Last Updated: 8/6/2020 Bottled water is the No. 1 beverage in the United States, according to the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) and the Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC). A 2018 study found that bottled water sales totaled $18.5 billion that year, which was an increase of Continue Reading

What if Climate Change was a Public Health Issue?

Posted on: August 12, 2013

Traditionally, climate change creates images of melting icebergs and stranded polar bears in a faraway, isolated place. Arguing most people will never see an iceberg or a stranded polar bear, climate change experts believe these images do not resonate with the public and do not Continue Reading

How Much Water Does Fracking Use Up?

Posted on: June 25, 2012

Fracking doesn't just contaminate water, it wastes water too! According to a recent report released by Boulder-based environmental group Western Resource Advocates, hydraulic fracking in the state of Colorado uses up to 12.9 BILLION gallons of water per year. That's enough water to supply up Continue Reading