Activism

Tell Nestlé to Stop Bullying Public Water

Residents of Miami-Dade recently heard a public service announcement encouraging them to drink their tap water and reminding them that bottled water doesn't go through the same stringent testing as tap water. It's a good message -- so good that it's got corporate water baron Nestlé shooting off geysers. 

NEW STORE SIMPLIFIES KICKING THE BOTTLED WATER HABIT

Canada seems to be generating alot of good ideas these days.  This looks like an idea our friends to the north could export to us...I can imagine water products stores in every large city in America.

Pioneering Alternatives for Metro Vancouver’s Unique Water Conditions

New York Times: Movement Against Bottled Water Gains Municipal Adherents

By NICOLE COTRONEO
LONG ISLAND residents love to stay hydrated on the go — they consumed half a billion bottles of water in the past year. The evidence is everywhere: plastic bottles stuffed in treadmill cup holders at the gym, lined up neatly along the buffet table at office meetings and, even more often, tossed empty on the side of the road.

But where you won’t find them sold, at least, is at the public park, Town Hall or any other municipal facility in Babylon Town.

Break the Bottled Water Habit!

Join the growing number of people who are pledging to drink tap instead of bottled water - and win great prizes from our friends at New American Dream.

Bottled water is expensive and resource intensive. Tap water is SAFE, inexpensive and readily available. That's why thousands of people around the U.S. are taking the pledge to Break Their Bottled Water Habit.

Send in your stories of positive change

Using tap water and filters?  Switching to re-usable water bottles?  Using tap water dispensers at work?  Share your stories of positive change and help others see how they can make change for themselves.  Send your personal stories and pictures to editor@turntotap.com.  Please make sure to say if it is OK to mention your name on this site.  Free Turntotap organic cotton t-shirt to the authors of the best stories, which we will post here.

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Bottled Water: The Height of Stupidity

By Diane Francis, Huffington Post. Posted August 6, 2008.Bottled water is a joke, one of the biggest consumer and taxpayer ripoffs ever.

Think Outside the Bottle Campaign

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Think Outside the Bottle is a campaign working to promote, protect and ensure public funding for our public water systems.

That means challenging corporations who undermine public confidence in tap water.

Make Every Day Earth Day

Get Inspired to Create Lasting Positive Change

Earth Day is around the corner, and is likely to garner plenty of positive attention, not only in the environmental movement, but among the millions of others who have recently become more interested in going green.