If you’re going to tackle a half-billion dollar budget drought, you better first be hydrated.
I’m sitting in class trying to ignore the pangs of thirst creeping through my throat. All I want is a long gulp of cool water. My mouth feels like the Sahara Desert. In the middle of class I can’t stand it any longer and leave to find a water fountain.
IBWA Statement Regarding Massachusetts Attorney General Upholding Town Of Concord’s Ban On The Sale Of Bottled Water
The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) issued the following statement regarding today’s decision by Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley to support banning bottled water sales in Concord.
In a move to produce the “most sustainable games ever,” the London Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) implemented a policy that all beverage packaging must be sold in recyclable PET plastic bottles.
Let’s be clear about this up front – there is absolutely no correlation between consumption of bottled water and an increase in cavities in adults or children. Even the American Dental Association’s spokesman, Dr. Jonathan Shenkin, makes that fact perfectly clear.
Coca-Cola’s Powerade is the official Olympic sports drink. The bottles are everywhere, even in the hands of America’s biggest stars, from Michael Phelps to Chris Paul.
The first two resolutions that require a municipality to become a Blue Community are obvious – recognizing water as a human right and promoting publicly financed, owned and operated water and wastewater services go without saying…
These drink cases are from a local convenience store. There are three cases of all other kinds of flavored drinks compared to one case with water. So why is the bottled water industry vilified?